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Mental Health Crisis Resources
If you or someone you know might need help, please reach out to someone in your community, and in an emergency:
Call 911 or …
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
For TTY Users: Use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.
Lifeline Crisis Text Line: text VT to 741741 (Canada text 686868).
National Hopeline Network (USA): *In Crisis: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746
Vermonters age 60 and over can eat healthy and live strong with a little help from 3SquaresVT, a federal USDA program (called SNAP nationally) that can help you put healthy, nutritious foods on your table every day.
Vermont’s Senior Helpline: (800) 642-5119
Central Vermont Council on Aging
Organization working to keep elders aging successfully and living independently in their homes and communities as long as possible.
Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice
CVHHH is a full-service Visiting Nurse Association providing comprehensive home health and hospice care to all Central Vermonters regardless of ability to pay, geographic remoteness, or complexity of health care needs, health promotion and long-term care services.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, CMS, is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This is the main website. The Medicare/Medicaid website links, information, and all resources areas for Medicare and Medicaid are provided through this website. Insure Kids Now website.
CERV Northfield (VT) Foodbank
Winter 2021 hours: Saturdays from 9am-11am through March 31, 2021. The hours for the CERV clothing shelf remain 9-12.
Green Mountain Passport
Green Mountain Passports is a discount program for seniors and veterans. The Passport allows free admission to Vermont State Parks (excluding overnight camping and other park fees), Vermont State Historic Sites, and events which are fully State sponsored. Applications available at the Town Clerk’s Office. Fee is $2.
Medical Alert Devices
Resources for assistive devices and alert systems for the elderly and homebound.
Best Medical Alert Devices for 2020
Senior Living Help (VT)
Senior Living Help enables senior citizens and their loved ones to locate every licensed assisted living facility in Vermont. Browse all facility listings below by city or county, or alternatively use the search box above to find an assisted living community in Vermont that is near you.
Vermont EBT Card
The Vermont EBT card is how you’ll receive many of your benefits (food & cash) from the Economic Services Division. This includes benefits such as 3SquaresVT, Emergency Assistance, Essential Person, and Reach Up.
The Weatherization Program helps lower-income residents — particularly older Vermonters, people with disabilities, and families with children — to save fuel and money by improving the energy efficiency of their homes.
Contact the Roxbury partner:
Capstone Weatherization Office
20 Gable Place Barre, VT 05641
Local: (802) 476-2093 | Toll Free: 1-877-919-2299
Fax: (802) 479-5353 | Website: www.capstonevt.org