Massachusetts Senior Care Association
Massachusetts Senior Care Association represents a diverse set of organizations
that deliver a broad spectrum of services to meet the needs of older adults and
people with disabilities. Our members
include more than 500 nursing and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living
residences, residential care facilities and continuing care retirement
a crucial link in the continuum of care, Mass Senior Care facilities provide
housing, health care and support services to more than 120,000 people a year;
employ more than 50,000 staff members; and contribute more than $3 billion
annually to the Massachusetts economy.
its founding in 1949, Mass Senior Care’s mission has been to improve the
quality and delivery of long term care services in Massachusetts through
research, education and advocacy.
fulfill its mission, the association:
advocacy on legislative, regulatory and financing issues affecting care
providers, residents, and consumers.
and analyzes data relating to the delivery and financing of senior care services.
and sponsors quality improvement and continuing education programs for
information and referral services to consumers through its toll-free consumer
line (800-CARE-FOR), free consumer publications, and online
the public and policymakers about issues relating to the care of older adults and
individuals with disabilities.
nonprofit organization, Mass Senior Care is supported by member dues and
governed by a board of directors elected by the membership.