Adult and Senior Care Advising helps you navigate the ever-changing demands of caregiving.
The Work-Life Center offers comprehensive Adult and Senior Care Advising through Care@Work. This benefit delivers personalized advice, guidance, and resources from master's level social workers, who can help you address your unique short- and long-term caregiving needs.
Adult and Senior Care Advising sessions are free, confidential, and available to current, benefits-eligible faculty, staff, postdoc associates, postdoc fellows, and family members, on an ongoing basis. Learn more about your Adult and Senior Care Advising benefit.
You have offer several convenient options to connect with an Adult and Senior Care Advisor:
Telephonic Adult and Senior Care Advising
An Adult and Senior Care Advisor visits the MIT campus in the fall and spring semesters to provide in-person advising. Sessions are available by appointment at the Work-Life Center (NE49-5000) between 9:30 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. on the dates below.
Adult and Senior Care Advising in Waltham, MA
Additional Adult and Senior Care Resources
Backup Adult and Senior Care
The MIT Work-Life Center's "Caring for Aging Parents...What Worries You the Most" seminar series offers practical information and research-based strategies that will help you navigate your caregiving journey.
Grief and bereavement counseling is available at no cost to MIT faculty, staff, postdocs, and their families, through MIT MyLife Services.
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) was enacted in 1993 and amended in 2008 to help employees balance the demands of work and family, and to care for their own and their families’ medical problems, without risking their jobs.