Non-Homemaker Provider Services for Contracts Effective October 1, 2018


The Executive Office of Elder Affairs (Elder Affairs) contracts with Bristol Elder Services, Inc. (Bristol) to administer homecare programs for persons 60 years of age and over residing in the greater Fall River, greater Taunton, and greater Attleboro area.  This includes determining the client’s eligibility for services.    


Bristol is seeking proposals for the provision of non-homemaker services.  Successful proposals will result in contracts effective October 1, 2018.


This Request for Proposals does not commit Bristol to award a contract or to pay for costs associated with the preparation of a proposal.  Bristol negotiates its own rates and reserves the right to accept or reject any proposal, wholly or in part, if it is in the agency’s best interest to do so.  All providers must meet Elder Affairs standards and performance criteria.  Bristol requires contracted providers to receive payment through Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT).


Providers interested in submitting a proposal to Bristol, download the application forms for all proposals hereTo apply, submit all required responses and attachments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .   


Unsolicited attachments will not be considered.    


A technical assistance training for those planning on submitting an application will be held at Bristol’s offices at 1 Father DeValles Boulevard, Second Floor, Conference Room, Fall River, MA on April 3, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.  If you require special assistance, notify Melanie Ramos, Quality Director, by March 28, 2018.


The deadline for submitting applications is 5:00 p.m., April 30, 2018.  Those received after 5:00 p.m. on April 30, 2018 will not be considered.


Bristol is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women, minority-owned, and small businesses are encouraged to apply.  


For questions, contact Ms. Ramos at (774) 627-1325 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


For Homemaker, Personal Care, and Supportive Home Care Aide services, please consult Elder Affairs’ website,