To be considered for admission to the Chelsea Soldiers' Home in, applicants must complete the application form.

It is our pleasure to assist any eligible veteran seeking admission to the Chelsea Soldiers' Home. If you have any questions about the admissions process, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Coordinator listed below:

Linda Sullivan, Admissions Coordinator

Chelsea Soldiers' Home, Department of Admissions
91 Crest Avenue
Chelsea, MA 02150
Phone: 617-887-7146

For Long Term Care (Nursing Home)

  • Complete the application for the hospital in its entirety
  • Provide a copy of the applicant's discharge papers (also known as a DD-214).
  • Provide copies of all current health insurance cards (front and back).
  • If applicable, provide copy of any advance directives, such as Power of Attorney, living will, and guardianship order.
  • Provide copy of proof of income (Social Security, Aid and Attendance, VA Retirement, etc)
  • Provide proof of Massachusetts residency
  • Once application is completed and all documentation attached, you may mail it or bring it to the Admissions Office at the Soldiers' Home.

For Residential

  • Complete the application for residential services in its entirety.
  • Provide a copy of the applicant's discharge papers (also known as a DD-214).
  • Provide copies of all current health insurance cards (front and back).
  • Provide copies of proof of income (Social Security, Aid and Attendance, VA Retirement, etc)
  • Provide proof of Massachusetts residency
  • Once application is completed and all documentation attached, you may mail it or bring it to the Admissions Office at the Soldiers' Home.

Tour of Facility

If desired, you may request a tour of the facility. To schedule a tour of the long term care units, please call our Social Workers, Josh Garon, LICSW or John Griffin, LCSW at 617-884-5660. To schedule a tour of the residential section, please call John Steriti at 617-887-7150 from 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 


This information is provided by the Soldiers' Home in Chelsea.