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    Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    AARPSenior Advocacy GroupDauphinAARP Pennsylvania OfficeAARP Pennsylvania Office
    AARP Foundation SCSEP - The Help DeskProvides resources to people 50 & older who have needs pertaining to housing, food, income, isolation or any other issues the client may have.AlleghenyAARP Foundation SCSEPAARP Foundation SCSEP
    AARP - Pennsylvania OfficeHelps people age 50 and over improve the quality of their lives. Advocates for issues important to older Americans and influences companies to offer new and better choices for them. Conducts research on aging-related subjects. Provides information about benefits programs relevant to older adults. Legal Advice Network: Provides legal information and advice by speaking directly to a licensed/experienced attorney over the phone. Live operator will ask for: - name/address/phone number - subject matter of the call - charge to credit card or phone bill Caller is then connected to an attorney.DauphinAARP - Pennsylvania OfficeAARP
    Affordable Housing for the Elderly - Merreyvale Apartments - Clinton CountyManages housing units, including subsidized units made possible through the assistance of USDA Rural Development. One of their elderly housing units in Beech Creek, Clinton County, is Merreyvale Apartments.ClintonPenn Management - Affordable HousingPenn Management Corporation
    Affordable Housing for the Elderly - Oak Grove Gardens - Clinton CountyOak Grove Gardens in Avis, PA is a Federally Subsidized Housing Community designed and financed for persons 62 years of age or older and persons with disabilities regardless of age.ClintonResidential Rentals ProgramProperty Management (PMI)
    Affordable Housing for the Elderly - Summit Hollows - Clinton CountyManage small multifamily apartment communities in the Central Pennsylvania Region. Complexes include those for the elderly, persons with disabilities, and low-income housing. Summit Hollows is a complex for the elderly.ClintonPursel Management CorporationCentral Pennsylvania MHA Associates
    Affordable Housing - Gladeside Apartments - Lycoming CountyPursel Management Corporation manages small multifamily apartment communities in the Central Pennsylvania Region. Complexes include those for the elderly, persons with disabilities, and low-income housing. Gladeside Apartments is a complex in Muncy, PA.LycomingPursel Management CorporationCentral Pennsylvania MHA Associates
    Aging Institute of UPMCProvides information about medical and support services at UPMC and about programs offered by government, public, and private organizations. Provides care coordination through its many programs, from hospital-based care to services in the home; from retirement living to long-term care options; and from urban to suburban to rural locations. The Institute is a collaboration between UPMC Senior Services and the University of Pittsburgh.AlleghenyAging Institute of UPMCAging Institute of UPMC
    Aging Services - APPRISE ProgramProvides older adults with information and assistance in understanding their health insurance options; property tax and rent rebate; PACEIndianaAPRISE ProgramAging Services, Inc.
    Aging Services, Inc. - Telephone AssuranceFriendly phone call each morning Monday through Friday.IndianaTelephone ReassuranceAging Services, Inc.
    Aging Services - Information and ReferralProvides information about Aging Services or referred to other agencies.IndianaInformation and ReferralAging Services, Inc.
    Aging Services - Social Centers and Nutrition SitesProvides congregate meals, socialization, recreation, preventative health care, exercise classes, education, crafts and volunteer opportunities.IndianaSenior Center AssessmentAging Services, Inc.
    Albright Care Services - Albright LIFE - Lancaster CountyLIFE (Living Independently For Elders) is PA's version of the nationally recognized Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). Provides comprehensive medical, health and social services that enable participants to age at home with dignity, independence and purpose for as long as desirable and feasible. Services include: - Complete medical clinic with primary and specialty physician care - Occupational, physical and speech therapy - 24 hour on-call services - Adult day care center - Social and recreational activities - Transportation to LIFE programs - In-home personal care - Meals and snacksLancasterAlbright Care Services - Albright Life - Lancaster CountyAlbright Care Services
    Albright Life Lebanon - Adult Day Health ServicesAlbright LIFE (Living Independently for Elders) is Pennsylvania's version of the nationally recognized Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).The LIFE program makes long-term care a top priority. It is designed to help those 55 and older remain in their homes by providing a customized plan of medical, social, nutritional, and rehabilitative services at the adult day health center and in the home. Albright LIFE
  • Allows seniors to live at home
  • Addresses medical, personal, physical and social needs
  • LebanonAlbright Care Services - Albright Life - Lebanon CountyAlbright Care Services
    Allegheny County DHS - Home Delivered MealsNutritionally balanced meals delivered to older adults who have difficulty preparing meals or leaving their homes. Depending on location, the meals are delivered Monday-Wednesday-Friday or Monday through Friday.AlleghenyArea Agency on AgingAllegheny County Department of Human Services
    Allegheny County Health Department - Mature Driver Education CoursesOffers traffic safety education courses for mature driversAlleghenyMature Driver Education CoursesAllegheny County Health Department
    Allegheny Point ApartmentsTwenty four unit elderly apartment facility.WarrenAllegheny Point ApartmentsAllegheny Point Apartments
    Artman - Assisted LivingProvides care and personal assistance in a setting that feels like home. Assisted living residents enjoy living accommodations, an array of social activities and transportation services, healthy meals, and assistance, as needed, with daily tasks such as bathing and taking medications. Three levels of Assisted Living Care meet a variety of individual needs: - Residential Care for active adults. - Assisted Care for those needing moderate support while retaining independence. - Supportive Care, unique to Artman, bridges the gap between Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Care and fosters independence and dignity in the Assisted Living environment with services traditionally offered in skilled nursing.MontgomeryLiberty Lutheran - ArtmanLiberty Lutheran
    Artman - RehabilitationProvides rehabilitation services. Therapy, including evaluations and consults, is offered seven days a week. - Physical Therapy - Speech Therapy - IV Therapy - Wound Care - Post-Surgical Care - Occupational Therapy - Discharge Planning - Parenteral Nutrition - Medication Administration - Individualized Care Planning - Coordination of Physician Services - Regular Health Assessments - Therapeutic Recreation through social and educational activities, including intergenerational programs - Social Services and Spiritual Counseling.MontgomeryLiberty Lutheran - ArtmanLiberty Lutheran
    Artman - Skilled NursingProvides care that ensures the emotional, spiritual and physical well-being of our residents. Nursing facility offers: - Long-term care with 24-hour medical supervision. - Short-term rehabilitation with physical, occupational or speech therapy to prepare for the return home. - Hospice care for individuals with terminal illness who require pain or symptom managementMontgomeryLiberty Lutheran - ArtmanLiberty Lutheran
    Beaver County Aging Department Services ListHome Safe Home provides accessibility assessments and projects such as grab bars, ramps, and stair glides. cost of projects may have a co-pay. Call Personal Care and Home Health Services* These services provide in-home assistance with activities of daily living, such as bathing, grooming, and mobility for persons with chronic health problems. Personal Assistance Services* Personal assistance services provide personal care with activities of daily living for severely, physically disabled individuals. Homemaker Service* For those receiving personal care services from BCOA, shopping, laundry, light housekeeping and other services may be available when health problems prevent maintenance of household activities. Respite Care* Respite care service provides relief to families caring for and living with an elderly homebound person for up to four hours a week and can provide personal care if needed. Adult Day Care* Provides day programs for the frail elderly with physical and/ or mental impairment. Provides respite for family caregivers. Day Care centers are open daily and provide supervision, meals, and activity. Transportation (724)728-4255 Beaver County residents age 65 years and older may utilize Beaver County Transit Authorities' DART system. This is a demand and response transportation system offering door-to-door service for passengers. Reservations must be made in advance by calling BCTA. There is a co-pay for every trip. For more information about this program call the number above or visit them on the web at Beaver County Transit Authority Chore Service* Chore service is a limited service available only to existing BCOA consumers. It provides assistance with minor home repairs. The consumer must pay for supplies. Ombudsman Service The ombudsman investigates and resolves complaints made by or on behalf of residents in nursing homes, personal care boarding homes and Domiciliary care homes. Complaints may include any issue that affects the health, safety, welfare and rights of a resident. Staff and volunteers also perform visits to area facilities. Aging@BCoA.Us Prime Time Health This program provides community-based programs on health-related issues. Topics are intended to promote the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. Available in the Senior Community Centers. Older Adult Protective Service (724)775-1786 or 1-800-490-8505 Protective Service responds to reports of suspected abuse, neglect, exploitation, abandonment, inappropriate relocation and emergency/ crisis situations. A case manager investigates the report and provides any necessary intervention. BeaverOffice on AgingBeaver County Office on Aging
    Beaver County Office on Aging - Information and AssistanceInformation and assistance in obtaining PACE (Pharmaceutical Assistance Contracts for the Elderly) and property tax/rent rebate is provided. Information and referral is provided. APPRISE insurance counseling available for anyone new to Medicare or who needs assistance with Medicare insurance.BeaverOffice on AgingBeaver County Office on Aging
    Birmingham Free Clinic - APPRISEProvides skilled and compassionate counseling in partnership with the APPRISE program to low-income individuals, immigrants and other underserved populations. APPRISE assists consumers through one on one client counseling by helping to understand Medicare and Medicaid benefits; information of choices about healthcare coverage and an explanation of healthcare rights; identifying other medical assistance programs for which eligibility may occur; and assistance with the completion of healthcare benefit applications.AlleghenyProgram for Health Care to Underserved PopulationsProgram for Health Care to Underserved Populations
    Bucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs - Mental Health ProgramServices include: - Crisis services; - Outpatient therapy; - Partial hospitalization; - Community treatment; - Administrative case management; - Intensive case management; - Coordination of resources; - Housing services; - Psychiatric rehabilitation services; - Children's servicesBucksBucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs - Bucks; WarminsterBucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs
    Bucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs - Mental Retardation ProgramOffers case management/service coordination, referrals and consultation; supported and community living arrangements; vocational services.BucksBucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs - Bucks; WarminsterBucks County Department of Mental Health/Developmental Programs
    Carbon County Area Agency on AgingArea Agencies on Aging provide local services, act as advocates, and generally assist older citizens to remain active in their communities. They operate under guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging. Services include: - Senior Centers and other activities - Legal Assistance - Benefit Counseling/Assistance with applications - Volunteer Opportunities - Ombudsman Services - Pre-admission Assessment - Transportation - Provides Family Caregiver Support Program - Provides daily hands-on care - Protective Services for older adults to investigate reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or abandonment and services to reduce risk for incapacitated persons. - Senior Farmer's Market Program distributes free vouchers for residents age 60 or older that meet income guidelines Core services offered after a clinical evaluation: - In-home services - In-home meals - Care/Case management - Consumer reimbursement - Adult Day Care - Personal Emergency Response System - Personal Care services Information and referral service provides information on the availability of services and programs for older adults. Services may be delivered directly, purchased from a community agency, or available through a cooperative agreement. CarbonCarbon County Area Agency on AgingCarbon County Area Agency on Aging
    Care ManagementThe coordination of the delivery of appropriate services to ensure that the older person's needs are met in the most efficient and effective manner possible.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Catholic Youth Association of Pittsburgh, Inc. - Home Delivered MealsProvides a well-balanced daily meal to homebound older adults who are unable to prepare adequate meals for themselves and have no other means for assuring healthful nutrition.AlleghenyCatholic Youth Association of Pittsburgh, Inc.Catholic Youth Association of Pittsburgh, Inc.
    Challenges, Options in Aging - In Home ServicesInformation on available services to assist those who need assistance with daily activities, such as bathing, dressing and meal preparation.LawrenceChallenges, Options in AgingChallenges, Options in Aging
    Community Service CrewCommunity ServiceCumberlandCumberland County Juvenile ProbationCumberland County Juvenile Probation
    Congregate MealsNutritious lunch time meals are served Monday through Friday at Senior Centers to people age 60 and over.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Crary HomeProvides independent living home for residents age 55 and older. Resident must be in good physical and mental health. Monthly base rent is calculated on gross income, less out of pocket medical expenses. Added to this base rent is a personal services fee of $225 for all meals, laundry and housekeeping.WarrenCrary HomeCrary Home
    Cumberland Link to Aging and Disability ResourcesProvides objective information on choices for long term living supports and services. Help consumers to evaluate the types of services needed. Make connections with organizations that provide services. Help with applications for assistance to pay for services. Assist in planning to meet future needs for services.CumberlandCumberland LINK to Aging and Disability ResourcesCumberland Link to Aging and Disability Resources
    Eastern Area Adult Services - Home Delivered Meals - Turtle CreekProvides a well-balanced daily meal to homebound older adults who are unable to prepare adequate meals for themselves and have no other means for assuring healthful nutrition.AlleghenyEastern Area Adult Services, Inc.Eastern Area Adult Services, Inc.
    Eastlake Woods - Housing for the ElderlyThe property is intended for the disabled or elderly housing program. ErieEastlake Woods - Housing for the ElderlyEastlake Woods
    Eldercare LocatorEldercare LocatorEldercare Locator
    Equipment LoanLimited medical equipment available for loan such as canes, walkers, shower benches, potty chairs, etc.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Franklin County Human Services, Information and ReferralFranklin County Human Services Information and Referral (I&R)/Pennsylvania 211 as well as LINK, is an available service to anyone who is seeking information regarding the availability of human services for those residing in Franklin County. PA211 is a 24 hour, 7 days a week, free and confidential resource that is intended for public use. Individuals who are uncertain of how to access the information or services that they desire are encouraged to contact us. If the desired information is not directly at hand, I&R will actively research and respond to the inquiry as quickly and efficiently as possible. Provides objective information on choices for long term living supports and services. Help consumers to evaluate the types of services needed. Make connections with organizations that provide services. Help with applications for assistance to pay for services. Assist in planning to meet future needs for services. Additionally, I&R provides resource materials in the form of the Where to Turn for Help guide, reeentry guide, Human Services Directory, etc.FranklinFranklin County Human ServicesFranklin County Human Services
    Friendly VisitingSenior home visitsDauphinHoly Family ChurchHoly Family Church
    Friendly Visiting SeniorsSenior home visits with meals on wheelsDauphinEvangelical United Methodist ChurchEvangelical United Methodist Church
    Friendly Visiting SeniorsSenior home visitsDauphinSt. Margaret Mary AlacoqueSt. Margaret Mary Alacoque
    Heroes Supporting HeroesCharitable organization that paints, repairs porches and steps, scrubs interiors, builds wheelchair ramps and performs other assorted jobs at no charge to qualifying applicants.AlleghenyHeroes Supporting HeroesHeroes Supporting Heroes
    Hill House Association - Home Delivered MealsProvides a well-balanced daily meal to homebound older adults who are unable to prepare adequate meals for themselves and have no other means for assuring healthful nutrition.AlleghenyHill House AssociationHill House Association
    Home and Community Based ServicesRespite Care, Companionship, Transportation, Attendant Care, Assisting with activities of daily livingDauphinCT Home Care ServicesCT Home Care Services
    Jewish Community Center - Agewell Independent Adult ServicesProvides art, culture, educational and social recreational programs for older adults.AlleghenyJewish Community Center - Squirrel HillJewish Community Center - Pittsburgh
    JFCS AgeWell PittsburghInformation and Referral Geriatric care management Geriatric counseling In home care Support groups Limited volunteer transportation Socialization and recreation Adult day services Outpatient physical therapy Kosher Meals on Wheels Holocaust servicesAlleghenyJFCS Senior ServicesJewish Family and Community Services
    Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Homemaker/Chore ServicesProvides low income elderly and/or disabled households with in-home services (such as light housekeeping and laundry), grass cutting, and/or snow removal services in order to assist them in remaining in their own home.LawrenceLawrence County Community Action Partnership - Emergency & Community ServicesLawrence County Community Action Partnership
    Legal ServicesLimited legal services such as wills, powers of attorney, and utility disputes provided by a local attorney at no charge to the client.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Legal ServicesAssistance with simple civil legal matters which are not considered to be fee generating.DauphinDauphin County Area Agency on AgingDauphin County Area Agency on Aging
    Liberty at Home - In-Home Personal Care & Private Duty SupportProvides a wide range of individualized services designed to help older adults remain living in their own home. There is no minimum visit requirement and schedules planned together may be changed to meet individual needs. Services Include: - Certified Home Assistants available to provide personal needs such as bathing, dressing and meal preparation - Transportation Services for medical appointments, shopping and social engagements - Personal Household Management including bill paying, record keeping and insurance benefits management - Home Maintenance and Repair for routine or occasional needs including snow removal and lawn care.MontgomeryLiberty Lutheran - Liberty at HomeLiberty Lutheran
    Liberty at Home - In-Home Skilled CareProvides older adults with physician-coordinated services within the comfort of their own home. Certified home health aides provide social work services and other support services. Services include: - Cardiac rehabilitation - Wound care services - Physical, speech language and occupational therapies - Nursing care such as on-going monitoring and management of medical conditionsMontgomeryLiberty Lutheran - Liberty at HomeLiberty Lutheran
    LifelineA personal emergency response system which helps older or disabled persons maintain their independence.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    LifeSpan Home Delivered MealsHome delivered meals for the elderly. Delivered directly to participants' home.AlleghenyLifeSpan, Inc.LifeSpan, Inc.
    LifeWorks Erie - Healthy Steps for Older AdultsIt helps to answer questions related to how to stay active, make one's home safer, and how to manage medications that might interfere with balance or steadiness while ambulating.ErieLifeWorks ErieLifeWorks Erie
    LifeWorks Erie - Matter of BalanceAn eight week course; sessions are two hours per week. The program is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels; goal setting; environment changes that will reduce fall risk; exercises to help increase strength and balance.ErieLifeWorks ErieLifeWorks Erie
    Long-Term Care FacilityLicensed Nursing Facility - RehabilitationDauphinKepler Center for Nursing and RehabilitationKepler Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
    Long Term Care OmbudsmanLong term patient care for older adultsMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Lutheran Children and Family Service (LCFS) - West Philadelphia Senior Community CenterProvides a wide range of programs and services for Philadelphia seniors. The program offers a daily hot lunch, educational and recreational activities, health/wellness programs, benefits access and referral services, and other supports. Basic membership at the West Philadelphia Senior Center is free of charge.PhiladelphiaLiberty Lutheran - Lutheran Children and Family Service (LCFS)Liberty Lutheran
    Mature Pets for Mature PeopleGrowing older doesn't mean growing lonelier. The Mature Pets for Mature People program offers senior citizens over the age of 60 the opportunity to adopt a companion animal free of charge. Pets who are chosen for the program are at least five years old and spayed/neutered. Senior citizens interested in adopting a pet are invited to complete an application at any time. Applications can be obtained by calling HSHA 717.564.3320. DauphinHumane Society Harrisburg Area Inc.Humane Society Harrisburg Area Inc.
    Meals on WheelsHot meals delivered to the elderly who qualify or eat in at churchDauphinZion Evangelical Lutheran ChurchZion Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Meals On Wheels, Hanover Area Council Of ChurchesHot noonday meals are prepared by our PAL teams and delivered to homebound clients daily Monday through Friday on four different routes.YorkHanover Area Council Of ChurchesHanover Area Council of Churches
    Medicare Information/CounselingSupport and information regarding medicareMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Mifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - AARP Tax AideTax aid for older adultsMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Mon Yough Community Services, Inc. Senior's Day ProgramOlder adult (60+)day services designed to increase and maintain skills and socialization. Skill development is available in the areas of pre-vocational, housekeeping, leisure, recreation, socialization, and relaxation.AlleghenyMon Yough Community Services, Inc.Mon Yough Community Services, Inc.
    Municipality of Penn Hills - Senior Aid Rehabilitation ProgramProvides financial assistance with critical home repairs such as: roofs, furnaces, electrical, plumbing, windows, gutters, downspouts, and concrete.Municipality of Penn Hills - Rehabilitation ProgramMunicipality of Penn Hills
    NAMSC - Home Delivered Meals - TarentumHome delivered meals - Delivered directly to participants' homes.AlleghenyHome Delivered MealsNorthern Area Multi-Service Center of Allegheny County
    Northampton County Area Agency On AgingArea Agencies on Aging provide local services, act as advocates, and generally assist older citizens to remain active in their communities. They operate under guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging. Services include: - Advocacy - Support and representation, administratively and legislatively, for the needs of older adults as a group or individually. - APPRISE - assistance with health insurance benefit concerns, appeals, benefit applications. - Employment Services - subsidized employment for training purposes. Available to low income persons age 55 and older. - Information and Referral - answers to questions on the availability of services and programs for older adults. - Legal Services - provided in non-fee generating cases via a contract with North Penn Legal Services, Inc. - Nursing Home Transition - Information about availability of long term care in a variety of settings - in the home, or in assisted living, and planning/coordination in making a move to an alternate setting including arranging for necessary services, for current residents of nursing homes. - Ombudsman - receives, investigates and assists in resolving complaints about quality of long term care. Provides information on long term care issues. - Protective Services - activities, resources and supports to prevent or intervene in abuse, neglect, exploitation and abandonment cases. - Specialized Transportation - limited availability of rides to medical appointments and social service agencies. - Care Management - casework services for assessment and care planning, and authorization of the following: - Adult Day Care - caregiving in an organized setting for less than a 24 hour day. Excellent for caregiver respite. - Emergency Energy Assistance - bill payment or provision of fuel to avoid utility shut off or lack of fuel in crisis situations. - Caregiver Support Program - educational services and financial assistance to family care providers. - Home Delivered Meals - hot/cold meals delivered to maintain necessary nutrition. - Home Health Care - skilled nursing, therapy and aide services. - Nursing Home Respite Services - respite for overnight absences of caregivers. - Personal Care - in-home help with bathing and other personal hygiene, laundry, shopping and meal preparation. - Pre-Admission Assessment - level of care determination for those considering admission to a long term care facility. - Waiver Services - Medicaid-funded in-home services of the types listed above, and more, to maintain nursing-home eligible older adults in their homes. - Senior Farmer Market Nutrition Program - provides food vouchers for residents 60 years old who meet income guidelines Information and referral service provides information on the availability of services and programs for older adults. Services may be delivered directly, purchased from a community agency, or available through a cooperative agreement. Emergency oil delivery may be available to County residents, 60 or older, who have submitted a LIHEAP application and have 1/8 of a tank of oil or less. Call 610-559-3270 for information. Satellite Office: 87 Bangor Junction Road, Bangor, PA 18013 800-446-0094 or 610-588-7200 Click here for Housing Resources for Older Adults Click here for Senior ServicesNorthamptonNorthampton County Area Agency On AgingNorthampton County Area Agency On Aging
    Nursing Home Transition ProgramAssists eligible nursing home residents in safely returning to a more self-sufficient lifestyle, by providing home and community based support services.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Orbach Group - Affordable Housing for the Elderly - Kephart Plaza - Clinton CountyManages an apartment complex for the elderly. Rent is subsidized, based on the individual's income. As owner-managers, the partners of the Orbach Group visit every property at least once per month in order to address residents’ issues and oversee operations.ClintonOrbach Group - Lighthouse Kephart, LLC - Property ManagementOrbach Group
    PACE ProgramAll inclusive care to medicaid and medicare enrollesMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Peer to Peer NetworkingMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Personal Assistant ServiceProvides help with personal care and daily living activities such as meal preparation, dressing, getting in and out of bed, and light housekeeping.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Personal Care ServicesAssistance for individuals who are unable to complete personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    PIP-C GenerationSenior luncheons and tripsDauphinProgress Immanuel Presbyterian ChurchProgress Immanuel Presbyterian Church
    Pittsburgh Community Services Neighborhood Safety Program - CityPCSI distributes Home Safety Products to eligible households in need. These products include: Smoke Detectors, Carbon Monoxide Detectors, Fire Extinguishers, Surge Protectors, Space Heaters and Flashlights.AlleghenyPittsburgh Community ServicesPittsburgh Community Services
    Plum Senior Community Center - Home Delivered MealsHome delivered meals - Delivered directly to participants' homes.AlleghenyPlum Senior Community CenterPlum Senior Community Center
    Prescription Drug Patient Assistance ProgramsAid for those given prescriptions by their doctorsMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Protective ServicesAny older Adams County resident who is a victim of abuse, neglect, exploitation, or abandonment may be referred for a Protective Services assessment. ACOFA will use various resources and supports to alleviate a crisis situation or to prevent, reduce, or eliminate whatever abuse, neglect, or exploitation is occurring. Reports of abuse can be made 24/7.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Recreational Activities for SeniorsSenior Recreational activities, call for more detailsDauphinSpring Creek Church of the BrethrenSpring Creek Church of the Brethren
    Referral Services for Civil Legal MattersReferral services for simple civil legal matters which are not considered to be fee generating.DauphinNorthern Dauphin Human Services Center Agency on AgingDauphin County Area Agency on Aging
    Rent Rebate/tax CreditRent rebates and tax credit aidMifflinMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation - ProgramMifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corporation
    Senior CitizenParticipatory recreation include games, cards, trips, art classes, exercise programs, van service and The Friendship Senior Center.DauphinLower Paxton Township Parks & RecreationLower Paxton Township Parks & Recreation
    Senior Citizen Services ages 60-64 years oldTransportation to doctor appointments, hospitals, pharmaciesPerryPerry County Transportation AuthorityPerry County Transportation Authority
    Seniors Blue Book - Southcentral PAThe mission of the Seniors Blue Book and SeniorsBlueBook.com is to provide seniors, caregivers and professionals a comprehensive source of educational information on available services, senior housing options, resources and information that enrich the lives of our older population. We offer free guides, a free referral line, free seniors activity calendar, free professionals activity calendar, free jobs board. Our free guides are available for individual and agency use. Each guide comes with many educational articles of interest to seniors, their caregivers, and the professionals that serve them. We offer agencies, businesses and individuals serving older adults an opportunity to present their products and services in an educational format. We additionally offer care managers and discharge planners a Discharge Planners Resource Notebook in a unique format for their business needs.LancasterSeniors Blue Book South Central PASeniors Blue Book South Central PA
    Seniors Eyecare Program (SEP)- Provides a comprehensive medical eye exam and care for any condition diagnosed at the initial exam for up to one year at no out-of-pocket cost to those who qualify through its corps of more than 6,000 volunteer ophthalmologist nationwide. - Raise awareness about eye disease and health including cataracts, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease Excludes eyeglasses, prescription drugs, hospital services and fees of other medical professionals. Seniors Eyecare Program (SEP)EyeCare America
    Service Access and Management Inc. - Office of Long Term Living (OLTL) Services CoordinationService Coordination is used to assist people in the following areas: - Helping people access a full range of quality services that assure the best outcomes, such as independence, health and quality of life. - Finding funding for services - Finding transportation to appointments - Addresses basic physical needs and supports necessary for a stable, safe and healthy community life - Works with consumers to make sure that their voice is heard LehighService Access and Management - AllentownService Access and Management - Headquarters
    Service Access and Management Inc. - Office of Long Term Living (OLTL) Services CoordinationService Coordination is used to assist people in the following areas: - Helping people access a full range of quality services that assure the best outcomes, such as independence, health and quality of life. - Finding funding for services - Finding transportation to appointments - Addresses basic physical needs and supports necessary for a stable, safe and healthy community life - Works with consumers to make sure that their voice is heard ClarionService Access and Management Inc. - Clarion CountyService Access and Management - Headquarters
    Southwestern Senior Care, LLCIn-home services to senior citizens including: Companion Services, Counseling, Personal Assistance Services, Personal Care Services, Respite Care and Home Support. AlleghenySouthwestern Human ServicesSouthwestern Human Services
    St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran ChurchProvides transportation to locations within Brookline as well as the area Foodland store to persons aged 55 and older and younger persons with disabilities.AlleghenySt. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran ChurchSt. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Subsidized Housing for the ElderlyProvision of apartment with kitchen for residential living including planned social activities.CumberlandBethany TowersBethany Towers
    TAP (Telephone Assurance Program)Telephone calls are made by a volunteer to verify the well-being of frail seniors or persons with disabilities. Calls are made daily at a pre-negotiated time.CumberlandRetired & Senior Volunteer Program of the CapitalRetired & Senior Volunteer Program of the Capital Region Inc
    Tax AssistanceAssistance with completion of federal and state income tax, property tax or rent rebate tax forms with proof of rent and property tax payments. (February-April 1-888-227-7669).DauphinAARP Pennsylvania OfficeAARP Pennsylvania Office
    Tax AssistanceVolunteers complete local, state, and federal income tax forms for older people at no charge.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Thrive!A variety of health and wellness programs for older adults. Zumba Gold classes modify the moves for active older adults. Silver Sneakers Classic offers exerice programs for older adults. Art Classes for older adults.DauphinJump StreetJump Street
    TransportationShared ride, curb-to-curb service is provided by Rabbittransit (formerly ACTA) to adult day care, senior centers, medical appointments, and grocery stores. Older people may pay for trips to other locations. Consumers must register with Rabbit and make reservations in advance. Transportation to locations outside of Adams County is limited to certain days of the week.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Union Aid SocietyServices provided by the Union Aid Society to residents of the Quaker Valley School District, include emergency funding for rent, medical bills, food and utilities; affordable apartments for low income seniors; and Back to School, Thanksgiving and Holiday gift card programs. Scholarships for high school seniors and adults over 25. AlleghenyUnion Aid SocietyUnion Aid Society
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Elder Law ClinicStudents provide free legal services to low-income older adults (aged 60+) and/or clients’ family members. Services focus on advance planning for incapacity (including Powers of Attorney and Living Wills), simple estate planning, guardianship and related matters, Medical Assistance for long term care, settlement of estates with limited assets/small estates, and grand-parenting issues. Students also provide community presentations on elder law issues.AlleghenyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of LawUniversity of Pittsburgh
    UPMC Shadyside Senior Care InstituteProvides geriatric assessments: medical and psychosocial assessment of older adults; provides primary medical care and consultations; information and referral through the Senior Information Service. Offers the Lifeline personal emergency response system.AlleghenyUPMC Health System ShadysideUPMC Health System Shadyside
    Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - University Drive Campus: Home Based Primary CareVA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's Home Based Primary Care program (HBPC) provides primary and tailored health care and skilled nursing services for the home bound, chronically ill, and frail elderly Veteran population within Allegheny County The HBPC interdisciplinary team provides medical and psychiatric care, nurse case management, clinical social work services, rehabilitation services, dietician and pharmacy services. All interventions are designed to meet the Veterans' individual needs in order to allow them to remain in their homes and manage their chronic disease processes. Veterans who cannot safely live alone must have a caregiver who is willing and available to assist in their care. HBPC program provides:
    • Medication management,
    • Anticoagulation management,
    • Chronic disease management,
    • Oxygen safety evaluations,
    • Home safety evaluations,
    • Primary care,
    • Caregiver support,
    • Psychology services,
    • Physical therapy,
    • Occupational therapy evaluations for adaptive equipment,
    • Nutritional support.
    AlleghenyVeterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
    VolunteersVolunteer opportunities are available in a variety of programs such as; Meals on Wheels, Frozen Meal Delivery, Apprise, Senior Centers, Faith in Action, Chore Service, Ombudsman, EASI, Volunteer Senior Ranger Corps., and more.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Volunteer Senior Ranger CorpsVolunteer projects coordinated with Eisenhower National Historical Site. Indoor projects include photo scanning, cataloging artifacts and data entry. Outdoor projects include fence repair, gardening, maintain farm equipment and Show Barn Interpretation.AdamsAdams County Office for AgingAdams County Office for Aging
    Wesley Family Services - Older Adult Daily Living (OADL)Assists senior adults with an IDD to help improve upon functioning in the community and offers a stimulating peer support group. Provides group activities for seniors with intellectual or developmental disabilities in an on site adult day center.AlleghenyAging ServicesWesley Family Services
    Westmoreland County Transit Authority Senior Free Transit ProgramOffers free public bus transportation for senior citizens ages 65 and over. On Westmoreland Transit’s system, seniors can ride free anytime. WestmorelandWestmoreland County Transit AuthorityWestmoreland County Transit Authority
    Words on WheelsA bookmobile for older adults that currently visits fifty-seven retirement, senior center, and assisted living facilities throughout Montgomery County. The vehicle houses 2,000 resources including large print books, magazines, audio books, and DVDs. Patrons are able to place special requests and have them delivered to their registered facility on scheduled bi-monthly visits. The mobile library is handicapped accessible and is a free service provided to Montgomery County residents.Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library - Montgomery; NorristownMontgomery County-Norristown Public Library
    World ChangersVolunteer group offering repair work in Penn Hills, This group is working with the Penn Hills Senior Aid Rehab program.AlleghenyWorld ChangersWorld Changers
    YMCA of Lock Haven - Active Older Adult FitnessAdult fitness classes include light weight training, cardio, stretching and aquatics.ClintonYMCA of Lock HavenYMCA of the USA

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