Social Services

Longmeadow Home Modification Fund

Click the link below for eligibility requirements and an application

Longmeadow Emergency Contact Form


Residents living alone or disabled may complete a form kept confidential which will  provide emergency personnel with a person to contact in the event of an emergency and who has a key to your home in the event of an emergency.

Fuel Assistance


The Valley Opportunity Council provides services to a wide variety of economically disadvantaged people. The Council administers the fuel assistance program for Hampden County excluding the city of Springfield. Applications are available through Outreach Coordinator at the Longmeadow Adult Center. 413-565-4150. For more information, visit or call:
The Valley Opportunity Council in Holyoke
300 High Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Phone: 413-552-1548
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

File Of Life


Emergency medical information is recorded on a index sized card and secured with a magnet on your refrigerator at home clearly visible for medical personnel to access in the event of a medical emergency. Information is also recorded on a wallet sized card carried in your wallet. Call the Adult Center at 413-565-4150 for details.

Health Insurance Counselors - SHINE Program


Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE) provides trained volunteer counselors who will assist you with all questions and problems relating to health insurance such as:
  • Long term care planning
  • Managed care plans
  • MEDEX
  • Medicare
  • Private insurance plans
Appointments are necessary. Call 413-565-4150.

Medical Equipment Loan Closet


We have several pieces of medical equipment  for loan, including:
  • Walkers
  • Commodes
  • High rise toilet seats
  • Quad canes
  • Tub grab bars
  • Tub transfer chairs
  • Limited wheelchairs
Please contact the Adult Center before purchasing such items. There is no charge for items loaned. Call 413-565-4150

Outreach - Home Visits (CURRENTLY ON HOLD DUE TO COVID19)


The Health Coordinator and Outreach Coordinator provide home visits for residents and caregivers. Routine monthly social calls are made to residents. Visits are made to evaluate and assess the needs to determine whether a homemaker, aide or other assistance is needed to help them maintain their independence at while living at home. Call 413-565-4150 for information about these services.