Guide to Pennsylvania State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging

 

Pennsylvania DRM Regional Resources Directory
Web site: http://www.disabilityresources.org/PENNSYLVANIA.html


Pennsylvania Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
Web site: http://www.pascenter.org/state_based_stats/index.php?state=pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office
The Attorney General acts as the State's lawyer in all civil and criminal cases in the Supreme Court, and is responsible for the general supervision of all criminal law enforcement in the State of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Strawberry Square
Harrisburg, PA 17120
717-787-3391
Web site: http://www.attorneygeneral.gov/


Pennsylvania Board of Nursing
Web Site: http://www.dos.state.pa.us/bpoa/cwp/view.asp?a=1104&q=432883


Pennsylvania Department of Public Health
Services for Pennsylvanians with Disabilities
Web Site: http://www.dpw.state.pa.us/Disable/
Home- & Community-Based Services
(For information about programs to help persons with disabilities)
Phone: 1-800-757-5042
Main Web site: http://www.dpw.state.pa.us/


Pennsylvania Department of Insurance
Web site: http://www.ins.state.pa.us/ins/site/default.asp


Pennsylvania Long Term Care Resources
Search for a Pennsylvania nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice or home health care agency.
http://www.carescout.com/resources/assisted_living/state_policies/pa.html


Pennsylvania Nursing Home Search
http://www.healthgrades.com/directory_search/NursingHome/State_City/Pennsylvania/index.cfm
Nursing home / skilled care inspection reports help you find the best care available by providing detailed reviews, ratings and rankings.


Pennsylvania Senior Citizen Transportation
Senior transportation information
http://www.aging.state.pa.us/aging/cwp/view.asp?a=279&Q=173988&agingNavDLTEST=%7C4364%7C4433%7C


Pennsylvania Senior Care
Pennsylvania seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from RetirementHomes.com, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
Web site: http://www.retirementhomes.com/homes/pennsylvania-senior-care.html


Pennsylvania Senior Directory
http://pennsylvania.uscity.net/Senior/
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.


American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
Web site: http://www.aarp.org/


Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
E-mail: cmarable@familyeldercare.org
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
Web site: http://www.familyeldercare.org


SeniorNet

Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
Web site: http://www.seniornet.com


Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
Web site: http://www.ssa.gov


Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging

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