Award-Winning Senior Care in Central Vermont

Over 75 years of compassion, caring and community.

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Five-Star Elder Care

Small-Town Warmth & Friendliness

Since 1939, Mayo Healthcare has been a local treasure in Northfield, a close-knit Vermont college town. We offer licensed Residential Care and memory care services for elderly adults, plus expert rehabilitation and a compassionate, supportive nursing home.

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"Knowing my mother is at Mayo gives me peace of mind. I'm confident that she is among the most caring, capable, and generous people I've ever met."
Janet Astore, Daughter of Vera Strong

Residential Care Services

Assisted Living that Renews the Quality of Life

Mayo invites elderly adults to continue their active lives, with expert and supportive nursing care. Along with visits to Northfield and nearby Montpelier, Barre and Waterbury for shopping, events and dining, residents enjoy excellent food at Mayo, plus engaging activities—live music, arts and crafts, discussions, social events, and much more.

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“I can't think of another place I would rather be. The girls are so friendly and helpful. The food is good. It's like a big family here.”
Winnie Souza, Mayo Resident

Rehabilitation for Independence

Building Strength and Reaching Your Goals

Mayo’s rehab facility provides patients with expert physical, occupational and speech therapy, for both short-term and long-term stays. Our registered therapists work one-on-one with each patient, setting and achieving personal goals for strength, balance and independence.

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"We individualize each person's rehab experience. Every treatment plan takes into consideration what is important and valuable to that person."
Jennifer Matthews, Occupational Therapist

Long-Term Continuing Care

A Caring & Compassionate Nursing Home

We treat every long-term resident with warmth and respect, as if they were our neighbors. They often are! Our residents are often members of the Central Vermont community. They’ve also come to us from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, and Connecticut — even Florida and California.

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“When my mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s I needed to find a nursing home. A social worker recommended Mayo Healthcare. I wasn’t disappointed. The nursing care and level of communication are just amazing.”
Marilyn Williams, Daughter of a Mayo Resident

State of the Art Memory Care

Individualized Support for Elders with Memory Issues

With our Dementia-Certified staff, Mayo’s Memory Care program supports elders with Alzheimer’s or dementia. We work with families to develop individualized care plans. Our positive, multi-faceted approach, built on current research, aims to help residents stay active and improve their quality of life.

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Mayo’s Leadership, Board and Staff

Vermont’s Finest: Caring, Professional & Kind

We are proud of our stable, consistent staff, many of whom have been with us for more than 20 years. Over two dozen Mayo professionals have received awards for their work in elder care, and our Board of Trustees brings rich leadership experience from the Central Vermont community.

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Employment Opportunities at Mayo

Nursing home employment is a commitment to making a positive difference in people’s lives. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and we actively promote teamwork. We welcome everyone’s contribution, and we’ll encourage your professional and personal growth.

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