Social Work

Martha T. Berry provides social work services to residents and their families to promote social and psychological well-being and quality of life throughout their stay at the facility.

Employee walks with a Female Elderly Patient

The M.T.B. Difference

Though all staff are resident centered, the social worker’s primary responsibility is to ensure residents retain their individuality, dignity and choice. Each resident will have a primary social worker available to provide advocacy, support, assistance and referrals from pre-admission through discharge.

Ongoing emotional support and guidance, during both the admission adjustment period and throughout the entire stay

Coordination of discharge planning process, including assistance in obtaining all follow-up services as needed

Participation in each resident’s care conference and in the development of a comprehensive care plan

Education on “Resident Rights & Responsibilities” and all facility policies

Referral assistance for guardianship and conservatorship

Assessment and referral to mental health service providers as needed

Grief counseling and crisis intervention to residents experiencing a difficult life event

Support groups available for residents with multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease or other neurological disorders

Referrals for hospice services


Whether you’re looking for transitional care as a bridge between hospital and home or an extended stay with continued care and assistance, Martha T. Berry can offer the right solution for you or your loved one.

Our compassionate care, ethical practices and continuous quality improvement of the highest standard allow us to uphold Martha T. Berry’s reputation for leading care and services. That means you and your family can put your confidence in Martha T. Berry. Call today to arrange a personal tour of our facility. You’re making the right choice!

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