Support for Seniors and Family Caregivers During COVID-19
Support for Seniors
A lot of information being shared online and through the media has been about the new reality of life and work under quarantine. However, the quietening of our cities and towns has had huge repercussions upon our seniors. The older population is at higher risk for serious health outcomes of COVID-19 and disproportionately impacted by the isolation and uncertainty of so many aspects of today's crisis. Below are some resources to help seniors cope during this time.
Support for Families of Seniors
Resources being shared about getting safely through the COVID-19 pandemic will likely include advice on how to care for yourself and your children while living and working under these new circumstances. Many people are also responsible for the care of elder relatives. Below are some resources to help families with seniors ensure that their loved ones are cared for and safe during this time.
For Partners Healthcare employees and household members seeking help,
please contact the EAP at 866-724-4327.
In case of emergency, please call 911 or your local hospital emergency service.
This content was last modified on: 05/13/2020