Who We Work With

We are privileged to partner with a wide range of deeply committed, forward-thinking health and social services organizations working to meet the diverse, ever-changing needs of individuals and communities.

Past & Present Partner Organizations


  • University of Connecticut Health Center
  • Aging Services Access Points (ASAPs)
  • Association for the Blind
  • Association of Councils on Aging
  • BayPath Elder Services
  • Boston Medical Center Department of Pediatrics
  • Central Boston Elder Services
  • City of Boston, Age Strong
  • Charles River Healthcare
  • Department of Children & Families
  • East Boston Neighborhood Health
  • Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands
  • Executive Office of Elder Affairs
  • Family Service Association
  • Highland Valley Elder Services
  • John Hancock
  • Mystic Valley Elder Services
  • Old Colony YMCA
  • On the Rise
  • Pine Street Inn
  • Riverside Community Care
  • South Shore Health System
  • The Key Program
  • Tri-Valley, Inc.
  • Association of Area Agencies on Aging


District of Columbia
  • National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4A)
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry
New York
  • Association on Aging in New York
  • Montefiore Hospital
  • State Office for the Aging (NYSOFA)
  • Department of Aging
  • National Council on Aging (NCOA)


  • East Central Illinois Area Agency on Aging
  • Thrive Alliance
  • Area Agency on Aging District 7
  • The Parenting Place


  • Terros Health
  • Eastern Nebraska Office on Aging
  • Department of Human Services


  • Aetna Better Health of Florida
  • Florida State University
  • Independent Living Systems
  • Molina Health Care
  • WellCare Health Plans
  • West Palm Beach Florida Area Agency on Aging
  • Department of Human Services | Division of Aging Services


  • Area 12 Agency on Aging
  • Camarillo Health Care District
  • County Welfare Directors Association of California
  • Disability Resource Agency for Independent Living (DRAIL)
  • FREED Center for Independent Living
  • Monterey County Department of Social Services
  • San Diego County Aging and Independence Services
  • San Francisco Department of Disability and Aging Services (DAS)
  • Santa Cruz County Adult Protective Services
  • Seniors Council of Santa Cruz & San Benito Counties
  • Honolulu and Maui Area Agency on Aging

Professional Affiliations

  • American Geriatrics Society
  • American Society on Aging
  • Association of Social Work Boards
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Eldercare Workforce Alliance
  • Massachusetts Aging and Mental Health Coalition, Founding members
  • Massachusetts Elder Mental Health Collaborative
  • Massachusetts Gerontology Association
  • Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative, Advisory Council
  • National Association of Social Workers
  • The Gerontological Society of America
  • White House Conference on Aging, Boston Regional Representatives

Recognition / Awards

  • Selected by the American Geriatric Society to join the Intersection of Structural Racism and Aging Initiative: Healthcare Initiative Goals and Strategies Committee
  • Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): Geriatrics Academic Career Award (GACA): One of two inaugural social work awardees among twenty-six recipients nationwide
  • Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging: Promising Practice Award
  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW), MA chapter: Greatest Contribution to Social Work Practice Award

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