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Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley Receives AARP Foundation Grant

Elder Services is among 5 community-based organizations selected to receive funds to help older adults eat healthy in their community AARP Foundation has awarded a two year, $370,806 grant to Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley (Elder Services) to advance

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Aging Population Fuels Interest In Home Care Industry

Briana Vachon, Recruiting and Training Coordinator for Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc. testifying at the State House on August 2nd before the Joint Committee on Elder Affairs. Her testimony helped highlight key issues in community home care –

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Elder Care Fund renamed to DiStefano Family Care Fund

Renamed to honor our recently retired Executive Director, Rosanne DiStefano, the DiStefano Family Care Fund remains a financial resource for older adults, aged 60 plus, who need immediate assistance and live in the Merrimack Valley. Funds may be used to

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Meet our New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors at Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley is proud to announce that Joan Hatem-Roy has been named as the new Chief Executive Officer of the agency effective July 1, 2017. Roseann Robillard, President of the Board

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Proposals Sought for Older Americans Act Funding

Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc. announces that Requests For Proposals are available to non-profits and other organizations and agencies that want to apply for federal Title III funds under the Older Americans Act. These funds are available to

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Governor Baker Establishes Council to Address Aging in Massachusetts

On April 12th at the MIT AgeLab in Cambridge, Governor Charlie Baker signed an Executive Order establishing the state’s first Governor’s Council to Address Aging in Massachusetts. Rosanne DiStefano, Executive Director at Elder Services, is among the first members appointed

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Elder Services welcomes our new CFO Tammy O’Donnell

Tammy O’Donnell has joined the leadership team at Elder Services of Merrimack Valley, Inc. as the new Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Tammy will have direct oversight of the fiscal department and help the agency manage both budget needs

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Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley receives prestigious innovation award from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A)

Lawrence, MA – August 2016 – Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley’s Healthy Living Center of Excellence recently received an Aging Innovations Award, the highest honor presented by the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) to member agencies.

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Executive Director Wins National Leadership Award

Lawrence, MA – August 2016 – Rosanne DiStefano, Executive Director of Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley was presented the Excellence in Leadership Award from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging during the n4a Annual Conference in San Diego, CA. 

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Elder Services Receives Tufts Health Plan Foundation Grant

Elder Services Receives Tufts Health Plan Foundation Grant to Support the Healthy Living Center of Excellence programs  Local agency selected by Tufts Health Plan Foundation community investment of over $1.8 million to promote health, wellness in vulnerable communities   Lawrence,