Gateway Adult Center Services

Health Care: A full time registered nurse monitors and supervises each participant’s health in collaboration with his or her physician. Program Assistants provide personal care under the direction of the R.N.

Recreational Therapy: Our center provides planned individual and group activities that are suited to the needs, interests, and abilities of the participants as determined in their care plans. Included are social, leisure, physical, and educational events that are designed to improve each participants self-esteem, awareness, and leveling of functioning.

Rehabilitative Services:  Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy

Nutrition: A full course dinner as well as light morning breakfast and an afternoon snacks is served. Our consultant dietitian supervises special diets.

Social Services: Our center accesses a full range of community services, client and family counseling, and support groups.

Transportation: We are able to arrange door-to-door transit to/from the homes of clients within the communities that we serve. We offer accessibility with our own 11 and 14 passenger, handicap accessible vans, which can accommodate wheelchairs/walkers.

Note: A separate one-way charge is applied for this service.

Ancillary Services:  Podiatry Services

Methods of Payment:  Payment methods vary based on each client’s financial and insurance situation. A client’s State residency is a primary eligibility factor to some of the payers listed.  The following Insurers and Payment options are accepted:

  1. Coastline Elder Service: (website)
  2. Commonwealth Care Alliance: (website)
  3. Fallon – NaviCare Senior Plan: (website)
  4. MassHealth: (website)
  5. Private – Self Pay
  6. Old Colony Elderly Service: (website)
  7. Senior Whole Health: (website)
  8. Tufts Senior Care: (website)

Other private insurance benefits will be considered – with verification of eligibility and/or prior approval from insurer.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday: 07:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Holiday Closure:

New Year: 01/01/2020

Memorial Day: 05/25/2020

July 4th: 07/03/2020

Labor Day: 09/07/2020

Thanksgiving: 11/26 – 27/2020

Christmas: 12/24-25/2020

New Year: 01/01/2021

Towns in Service Area

  • Bourne
  • Buzzards Bay
  • Carver
  • Marion
  • Mattapoisett
  • Middleboro
  • Monument Beach
  • New Bedford
  • Onset
  • Pocasset
  • Plymouth
  • Rochester
  • Sagamore Beach
  • Wareham
Transportation services may have geographic limitations. Rendezvous will always be considered.  Please contact us to determine if it is available in your area.