Millbury, Massachusetts, is located in Worcester counties, and is just south of the city of Worcester. Millbury was first settled by Europeans in 1716 as the northern part of Sutton, Massachusetts. With the Blackstone River running through Millbury and dividing the two parts of, what was then Sutton, Millbury sought to, and became incorporated as its own town in 1813.
With the power of the flowing Blackstone River, Millbury was a textile mill and factory town from its conception. Founded in 1753, the S&D Spinning Company is still in existence today. One of its products is the red thread used for baseballs.
According to the 2000 census, Millbury's population was 12,784 with a projected 2010 population of 12,962. The senior, ages 65 or older, population per the 2000 census was 8.4%. 10.3% of all individual Millbury households were Millbury seniors 65 and older living alone. As the senior Millbury population increases, so will the demand for senior homecare services provided by a trusted elder home care agency like Home Instead Senior Care. Providing the highest quality, in-home care for your loved one, home care services are tailored to fit you and your family's elder care needs.
The Millbury Council on Aging is located at the Millbury Senior Center at One River Road in Millbury. The Millbury Council is open Monday through Friday from 8:30AM-4:30PM. The Millbury Council on Aging is available to answer questions regarding elder services and elder assistance available for Millbury seniors. Massachusetts provides elder care services for Millbury seniors through Elder Services of Worcester. Elder services of Worcester can provide information on senior homecare assistance and home elder care needs for Millbury seniors.
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