A Little About Us

Greater Lynn Senior Services provides a wide range of social services—information, transportation, meals, advocacy, homecare, housing, and more—for one reason: to help those 60 and older in Lynn, Lynnfield, Nahant, Saugus and Swampscott live fuller, more independent lives, safely and with dignity.

For 40 years, we’ve been helping people get the services they need, and we’re here to help you, too.

If you or someone in your family is 60 or older or an adult with a disability, we make it easy for you to get exactly the services you’re looking for. All it takes is a phone call.

Call us today at 781-599-0110, or e-mail your questions to info@glss.net.

 

2019 Veterans to Washington Trip

GLSS AND LYNN COUNCIL ON AGING

TO SEND 50 VETERANS TO WASHINGTON, D.C., THIS MAY

 

           

In May 2019, Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), in conjunction with the Lynn Council on Aging and local veterans organizations, will take 50 Korean and Vietnam Era veterans on a 3-day bus tour to Washington, DC.  For many, it will be the trip of a lifetime.

 

GLSS has generously offered to help organize the trip and serve as a lead sponsor.  We are actively soliciting donations from the business community, but we also need your help to make the trip a reality!  Your tax-deductible donation in any amount will honor our veterans and be greatly appreciated.

 

GLSS is the non-profit agency serving people age 60 and  older and adults with disabilities in Lynn, Lynnfield, Nahant, Saugus, and Swampscott

 

 

There are both business and personal sponsorship opportunities. 

 

 Business

Individual

 Download the business form to find out more how your business can help!
 Download the Individual form to find out more how you can help!
 For Businesses  For Individuals
   
 For more information contact mteal@glss.net 781-477-6703
 

 

 

 

Mass Veterans To Washington.

 

Our Veterans Sponsors: 

CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR:

$5,000+

 

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SILVER STAR PLUS:  $2,000+

 

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SILVER STAR:  $1,000+

 

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SPONSOR A VETERAN:  $500

 

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ALL GLSS Job Fair

Driver Open House

When: Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Where: 330B Lynnway, Lynn MA 01901

TIME: 10:00 PM - 2:00 PM

WE WILL BE CONDUCTING ON THE SPOT INTERVIEWS FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY!! 

Comprehensive Benefit Package Starting from Day ONE!

  • Medical and Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible spending account
  • Tuition Reiumbursement
  • Short term and long term disability
  • $1,500 sign on bonus--Driver position only


GLSS delivers a full array of long-term supports to seniors and persons with disabilities that help them remain living in the community, pursuing the healthier and fuller lifestyles of their choosing.


 

Drivers Wanted
GLSS Driver

Do you want to give back to the community to be part of the greater good? Seeking empathetic, customer-service focused individuals.

Greater Lynn Senior Services has immediate full-time and part-time opportunities for drivers. Night and weekend shifts are also available.

 

*** $1,000 – Sign on Bonus for Drivers *** 

Join Our Drivers 

Watch our driver recruitment video.

 

 

The GLSS Area Plan

The GLSS 2018-2021 Area Plan is intended to serve as a blueprint for the agency’s Title III-funded programs while also sketching out key elements of GLSS’s overall future directions. The Area Plan was approved by Elder Affairs, noting GLSS’ “commitment to address the revealed needs of the area with strategies and programs that focus on housing and transportation insecurity, addressing affordable health care, and services that support consumer independence – including serving elders with language barriers and promoting healthy aging – indicates the agency’s dedication to elders and their caregivers.  The Plan is well composed, rich in content, and delivers an engaged effort in directing a comprehensive and coordinated system for serving elders in the PSA."

GLSS Draft Area Plan 2018-2021

 

Caregivers Matter App brought to you by GLSS -- A free mobile app for Caregivers

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Feeling Overwhelmed?

Losing your Cool?

Forgetting that your loved one can't remember?

Try the free Caregivers Matter app on iOS and Android to start building patience, perseverance, and peace.

Go to CaregiversMatter.org.

 

To see an interview with Debby Segil, watch below. Courtesy of MHTV.

Caregivers App from MHTV - Marblehead TV on Vimeo.

This program was produced through the Community television facilities of MHTV, Marblehead, MA

 

Changes in how to report elder abuse.

Beginning July 1st, 2017 the Executive Office of Elder Affairs will centralize the Elder Protective Services abuse reporting system (elder abuse hotline) to a single phone number.

The 24/7 single phone number will simplify the process for elder abuse reporting. All calls (day or night, 7 days a week) will go directly to the Massachusetts-based call center at 1-800-922-2275, regardless of the location of the reporter or the elder.

While the initial report intake will be centralized, all reports will continue to be referred to and handled by local Protective Services Agencies for screening, investigation, and service planning.

To report suspected elder abuse, please call the statewide 24-hour hotline at 1-800-922-2275


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 LYNN • LYNNFIELD • NAHANT • SAUGUS • SWAMPSCOTT

 Greater Lynn Senior Services.
  8 Silsbee Street
  Lynn, MA 01901 

 

 Phone: 1-781-599-0110
 Phone: 1-800-594-5164
 TTY:    781-477-9632
 TTY Toll Free: 844-580-1926
 Office Hours 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday
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