Adult Day Care Programs
Bennington Project Independence (B.P.I.) 
Bennington Project Independence is a creative, compassionate and cost effective alternative to traditional nursing home care. Bennington Project Independence is a not-for-profit agency that provides comprehensive, cost-effective Adult Day Services for adults over age 18 who may face the challenges associated with aging and/or disability. .
641 Harwood Hill Road,
Bennington, VT ~ (802) 442-8136
Addiction Services
Al-Anon: (866) 972-5266
United Counseling Service: (802) 442-5491
Turning Point: (802) 772-9700 
Adults With Disabilities
Vermont Center for Independent Living (VCIL)
The Vermont Center for Independent Living (VCIL), a nonprofit organization directed and staffed by individuals with disabilities, works to promote the dignity, independence and civil rights of Vermonters with disabilities. Like other independent living centers across the country, VCIL is committed to cross-disability services, the promotion of active citizenship and working with others to create services that support self-determination and full participation in community life.
601 Main Street,
Bennington, VT ~ (802) 447-0574
Central Office:
11 East State Street,
Montpelier, VT  ~ (800) 639-1522(voice/TTY)
Alzheimer's & Memory Disorders
Alzheimer's Association of Vermont
The mission of the Alzheimer's Association of Vermont is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
300 Cornerstone Drive, Suite 130
Williston, VT ~ (802) 316-3839 ~ 24-hour help line (800) 272-3900
The University of Vermont Medical Center
A multidisciplinary neurology team, comprised of neurologists, registered nurses and nurse practitioners, social workers and technologists, is specially trained to diagnose, evaluate and treat all types of neurological conditions.
792 College Parkway
Fanny Allen Campus, Medical Office Building
Level 2, Suite 205
Colchester, VT ~ (802) 847-1111
Memory Clinic/Southwestern Vermont Medical Center
A group professionals who specialize in the diagnostic techniques required to accurately determine the cause of memory loss.
357 Shields Drive
Bennington, VT ~ (802) 447-1409
Caregiver Resources
Caregiver Support Groups
Inter Age
Crisis Services
Adult Protective Services: (800) 564-1612
Self Neglect Concerns
Fuel Crisis (Nights & Weekends)
Emergency Counseling
Domestic Abuse (P.A.V.E.): (802) 442-2370
Debt Management
United Counseling Service: (802) 442-5491
Economic Services
Department of Children and Families: (800) 479-6151
Emergency Response Systems
Lifeline: (802) 447-5089
Bennington Senior Center: (802) 442-1052 
Tai Chi
Green Mountain RSVP Bone Builders: (802)-447-1546,
Food & Nutrition Services
Meals on Wheels: (802) 442-8012
Meal Sites/Community Luncheons
Home Healthcare Agency
At Home Senior Care: (802) 447-7477
Bayada Nurses: (802) 442-8855
Bayada Hospice
VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region: (802) 442-5502
TLC Homecare: (888) 414-0703
Rewarding Work: (866) 212-9675
Hospital/Health Care 
Bennington Free Clinic: (802) 447-3700
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center: (802) 442-6361
Green Mountain Care: (800) 250-8427
Vermont State
Bennington Housing Authority: (802) 442-8000
THM Property Management: (802) 362-4663
Legal Assistance
Vermont Legal Aid
(800) 747-5022
Low Income Advocacy & Services
BROC Community Action: (802) 447-7515
Respite Care Grant
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging
Senior Community Centers
Bennington: (802) 442-1052
Brandon: (802) 247-3121
Castleton: (802) 468-3093
Clarendon: (802) 775-3736
Poultney: (802) 287-9200
Rutland: (802) 773-1853
Senior Companion Program
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging
Social Security Administration
(800) 772-1213
Support Groups
Bereavement Support Group: (802) 779-0371
Caregiver Family Together: (802) 442-8136
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging
Neighbor to Neighbor: (802) 367-7787
Medicaid - Green Mountain Express: (802) 447-0477
Veterans Benefits & Counseling
Bennington VA Clinic: (802) 440-3300
White River Junction VA: (802) 295-9363 
Transportation to White River Junction Clinic
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging
Volunteer Opportunities
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging
Green Mountain RSVP: (802) 447-1546,