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Fostering Joy – Adult Foster Care

Years ago there were few if any options available for adults who could no longer live on their own. Many times nursing homes placements were the only option. While nursing homes offer important services as part of our continuity of care, other living options are now... read more

MHCC Team Dished Out a Great Meal and a Whole Lot of Heart

On Thursday, January 31, 2019, eight employees from Montachusett Home Care Corporation (MHCC) volunteered to serve a great meal to those in need at the Fellowship Table. The Fellowship Table is held at the First Congregational Church and is offered by the Gardner... read more

Caring for the Caregiver

Nicole Kanis serves as MHCC’s Caregiver Specialist – providing support by phone and/or in person for those who are new to the role of caregiver as well as those who have been caring for years. Some are caring for a parent, a spouse or extended family member. The needs... read more

Volunteers Gather for a Meal of Gratitude and Great Food

    On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, about 30 Montachusett Home Care (MHCC) staff and volunteers gathered at Barber’s Crossing North in Sterling, MA for a post-holiday celebration. There is much to celebrate when one considers all that is accomplished by our... read more

MHCC Has a Long History of Mentoring Students

Colleges and universities work to prepare students to achieve success in their future careers, and internships offer the experiential learning that benefits students greatly. For about 20 years, MHCC supervisors have experienced firsthand the value of internship... read more

CAREGIVERS CARE ABOUT SAFETY

Over 100 caregivers and staff from of our Adult Foster Care program took time to participate in an emergency preparedness training coordinated by Montachusett Home Care (MHCC). The course was provided by the Leominster Office of Emergency Management. Adult Foster Care... read more

A Heart Of Gold For Montachusett Home Care

Bob Lewis has had a heart for service long before he signed on as a volunteer at Montachusett Home Care (MHCC) 20 years ago. Bob holds three degrees including a doctorate from MIT, worked for the army for thirty years, and held a leadership position at the Natick... read more

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Topic of Staff Training

On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, a conference room full of Montachuset Home Care (MHCC) staff participated in a training on Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Effective Communications Strategies. Presenter, Julie McMurray from the Central Regional Office Alzheimer’s... read more