By some reports, a NR license is easier to acquire than a resident license.
You would want a class A LTC for "all lawful purposes".
It is $100/year.
You may wish to contact some of the people listed on this page for assistance.
There is some information here:
GOAL might also be of assistance.
Jim at http://www.cralri.commay also be able to help you. I think he actually has a MA NR Class A ALP LTC.