Community Partners

  • Coastline Elderly Services
  • New Bedford Mayor’s Office
  • Mass Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
  • Southcoast Health
  • New Bedford Council on Aging
  • Mass Senior Action
  • Alzheimer’s Association


  • Review and determine best practices to better reach our aging population and increase awareness of existing community resources
  • Develop a senior communication plan


  • Developed an Age Friendly website hosted by Coastline
  • Distributed Senior Scope newspaper statewide
  • Promoted news and events in timely manner via Coastline’s Facebook page
  • Published Spanish and Portuguese translations of health news in partnership with Southcoast Health
  • Produced and shared transportation, cooking, and elder safety videos




Coastline does not deny delivery of service
to any person on the basis of age, color, religion, gender,
national origin, ancestry, physical/mental handicaps,
and sexual preference, who otherwise meets the eligibility criteria
for the respective programs.