The Vermont Aging Statistics & Resource Guide contains key information, links and statistics for senior citizens in Vermont. With an aging population and the average cost of care averaging between $27.25 an hour for home care to $11,285 a month for skilled nursing care, Vermont is typically less expensive than the national average.  This guide also contains helpful contact information for county offices, Alzheimer’s Disease organisations and government agencies that offer assistance to caregivers and senior citizens. 

Vermont Key Statistics

Choosing Long Term Care in Vermont

  • Vermont Home Care Agencies Directory: The average hourly home care rate in Vermont is $27.25, making Vermont more expensive than the national average ($22.50) for home care. 
  • Vermont Adult Day Care Directory: The average cost of adult day care in Vermont is $3,033 per month making Vermont more expensive than the national average ($1,625) for adult day care.
  • Vermont Assisted Living Directory: The average cost of assisted living in Vermont is $5,338 per month making Vermont more expensive than the national average ($4,051) for assisted living.
  • Vermont Skilled Nursing Directory: The average cost of skilled nursing in Vermont is $11,285 per month making Vermont more expensive than the national average ($8,517) for skilled nursing.

Vermont Senior Services

Vermont Agency of Human Services – Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living

Address: HC 2 South, 280 State Drive, Waterbury, VT 05671-2070

Phone: (802) 241-0294

Fax: (802) 241-0385

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Vermont Department of Health

Address: 108 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT 05402

Phone: 800-464-4343

Phone: 802-863-7200

Fax: 802-865-7754

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Vermont State Plan on Aging

Vermont Elder Justice and Advocacy

To report Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation of a vulnerable adult call: 1-800-564-1612

Vermont Support for Caregivers

Vermont Senior Disaster Preparedness

Vermont Health Care Fraud

Vermont Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Vermont Medicaid Elderly & Disabled Waiver Programme

Vermont Medicare and Insurance Counseling

Vermont Elderly Nutrition & Wellness

Vermont Prescription Assistance

Vermont Area Agencies for Aging

Age Well

Address: 875 Roosevelt Hwy, Suite 210, Colchester, VT 05446

Phone: 1-800-642-5119

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Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging – Rutland Office

Address: 143 Maple Street, Rutland, VT 05701

Phone: (802) 786-5990

Fax: (802) 786-5994

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Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging – Bennington Office

Address: 160 Benmont Ave. Suite #90, Bennington, VT 05201

Phone: (802) 442-5436

Fax: (802) 447-2846 

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The Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging – Saint Johnsbury

Address: 481 Summer St., Suite 101, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Phone (802) 748-5182

Fax (802) 473-4998

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The Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging – Newport

Address: Derby Time Square, 5452 US Route 5, Suite H, Newport, VT 05855

Phone (802) 334-2190

Fax (802) 334-3389

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The Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging – Hardwick

Address: Hardwick Health Center, 4 Slapp Hill Road, Hardwick, VT 05843

Phone: (800) 642-5119

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The Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging – Island Pond

Address: Island Pond Health Center, 82 Maple Street, Island Pond, VT 05846

Phone: (800) 642-5119

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Central Vermont Council on Aging

Address: 59 N. Main Street, Suite 200 Barre, VT 05641

Phone: (802) 479-0531

Phone: (877) 379-2600

Phone: (802) 479-4235

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Senior Solutions 

Address: 38 Pleasant Street, Springfield, VT 05156  

Phone: (802) 885-2655  

Fax: (802) 885-2665

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Resources

National Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Vermont Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Alzheimer’s Organizations & Resources

Vermont Senior Health Studies

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