Lancaster County Partners Network

The Lancaster County Partners Network in the Pennsylvania LINK to Aging and Disability Resources | Berks-Lancaster-Lebanon Service Area includes community entities, organizations and agencies that provide an information sharing network for individuals over the age of 60; persons with disabilities; veterans; family members and care givers.

Partners are “Community Agencies that provide services and supports that impact individuals over the age of 60 and adults with disabilities.” the Partners Network includes agencies and organizations that work with housing issues, transportation, employment, county government, and agencies and organizations that serve people with disabilities that overlap with the target populations.

The organizations listed below (click on the organization’s name to go directly to the organization’s Website) represent a caring, knowledgeable network of collaborating partners which will provide supportive services to inquiring families and consumers in Lancaster County. Information and assistance services  will be provided for both private pay and publicly funded individuals.

There is no charge for information or for assistance provided by the Lancaster County Partners Network. Some service provider agencies may assign charges.

  • A Life Transition Service – Downsize and Move assistance. Moving can be stressful, but with the right amount of help and support we feel the transition can be a smooth one. We work with you to customize our services to serve your need. We can: Manage part or all of your move, Ready your home for sale, Sell home through Auction or Realtor, Sell unneeded items or collections,  Donation delivery, Pack and unpack, Dispose of trash, Determine furniture placement on floor plan, Set up your new home, Ready your old home for the buyer to move in. Call 717-799-0648
  • ABILITIES IN MOTIONAdvoz formed from the merger of Conflict Resolution Services (Lancaster Mediation Center) and the Center for Community Peacemaking (LAVORP).  Our mission is to  transform conflict and build community through face-to-face dialogue programs. With more than 30 years of experience serving area residents, businesses, and organizations, Advoz offers mediation and restorative practices along with training programs. Of special interest to our LINK community is our new Elder Mediation program in which we bring together families who are experiencing challenges discussing and making decisions about Adult Guardianship, Caregiver, Estate, Trust & Inheritance issues.For more information, please visit www.advoz.org or call our office at 717-397-2404.
  • ad-vozAdvoz formed from the merger of Conflict Resolution Services (Lancaster Mediation Center) and the Center for Community Peacemaking (LAVORP).  Our mission is to  transform conflict and build community through face-to-face dialogue programs. With more than 30 years of experience serving area residents, businesses, and organizations, Advoz offers mediation and restorative practices along with training programs. Of special interest to our LINK community is our new Elder Mediation program in which we bring together families who are experiencing challenges discussing and making decisions about Adult Guardianship, Caregiver, Estate, Trust & Inheritance issues.For more information, please visit www.advoz.org or call our office at 717-397-2404.
  • Alma Health Skilled Services – Embassy Executive Offices – 2173 Embassy Drive – Suite 353, Lancaster, PA 17603 – Call 717.609.8305
  • alzheimer’s association® – Greater Pennsylvania Chapter – 2595 Interstate Drive, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110 – 717.651.5020.  24/7 Helpline # – 1.800.272.3900 – “Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.”  Call our Helpline for resources in your area.
  • Amramp – Lancaster – Amramp is the nation’s leading provider of accessibility solutions and steel modular wheelchair ramp systems. Based in Lancaster, PA, we are a local company with a fully stocked warehouse, ready to meet your needs quickly.
  • Angels on Call – call 717.715.8700 – Angels On Call is a homecare agency that services multiple counties throughout Pennsylvania.  Currently we attend to hundreds of clients and pride ourselves on empowering people to live independently at home, as well as bringing peace of mind to everyone touched by the aging process.  Since 2005 we have helped individuals and families face challenges through development of a customized care plan and providing services such as personal care, transportation, medication reminders, companionship, light housekeeping, meal preparation and more.  We appreciate you taking the time to learn more about Angels on Call and discovering some of the changes we are making to improve how we provide care.
  • APPRISE – Lancaster County – call 717.299.7979 – Email: viab@co.lancaster.pa.us – APPRISE is the State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) for all Medicare beneficiaries, regardless of age. APPRISE counselors are specially trained  volunteers who can answer your questions about Medicare, Medigap Policies, Medicaid, Medicare Advantage Plans and Medicare D. Counselors can provide an overview of Medicare and Medicare secondary options when you first become eligible for Medicare. APPRISE counselors can help you make informed decisions about your options and provide comparisons for Medicare Advantage plans and Prescription Drug Plans offered in Lancaster County. Please call the Lancaster County Office of Aging at (717) 299-7979 and ask to speak with an APPRISE volunteer or to schedule an appointment with an APPRISE counselor. Counselors are normally in the office 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • Beck Care Managers, LLCBeck Care Managers LLC takes the time to listen to each client to provide services based on the client’s unique circumstance. We offer: self-management plan, in-home personal needs assessments, caregiver support, family meetings, care consultations, evaluation of appropriate housing alternatives, and be a liaison to families at a distance. Beck Care Managers LLC is committed to promoting quality of life and peace of mind by assisting our clients in navigating the difficult transitions in life. We encourage independence and autonomy in the least restrictive, safe environment while preserving dignity and respect. Strengths include: patient advocacy, coordinating family meetings, crisis intervention, family education, discharge planning, and art therapy. Contact Beck Care Managers LLC for trusted support for you and your family. Call 717-599-4447, email BeckCareManagers@gmail.com. More information is available on our website www.BeckCareManagers.com
  • Beyond the Fork in the Road – Senior Moving Solutions56-F West Church Street, Denver, PA – 717-335-8080 – As senior move managers, we provide persons with disabilities and older individuals with the services needed to ease both the physical demand and emotional stress associated with the moving process. We will pack and unpack, develop floor plans, provide asset disposition strategies and resettling activities in the new home such as re-stocking the refrigerator, making the bed, connecting the computer and more. People who are transitioning to a new home just need to call Beyond the Fork in the Road and consider it done!
  • Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services (BBVS) The mission of the Bureau is to assist Pennsylvanians who are blind or visually impaired gain the skills necessary to live and work independently in their communities. Blindness & Visual Services, Forum Place, 555 Walnut Street, 8th Floor, Harrisburg PA 17101 – 717-787-7500 Voice, 866-375-8264 Voice*, 717-787-1733 TTY, 888-575-9420 TTY*
  • Care Plus Oxygen | AeroCare – “Breathe a little easier” is the mission of Care Plus Oxygen / AeroCare. Our main focus is respiratory services: home oxygen (both home concentrators and portable equipment), CPAPs, Bi-level PAPS, vents, nebulizers, overnight oximetry. It’s all about service to providers and to patients so that insurance covers the needs.  AeroCare also can supply people with durable medical equipment: wheelchairs, walkers, rollators, beds, among other home medical equipment.
  • Central Penn Nursing Care, Inc. -Our goal at Central Penn Nursing Care is to help individuals maintain their independence at home as long as possible.  We can provide care 2 hours a day to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  CPNC has all levels of care (PCA, CNA, LPN’s and RN’s) and can provide personal care, light housekeeping meal preparation, transportation, Alzheimer’s/Dementia care and respite care.  We are on call 24 hours a day.  Call for a Free Assessment 717-569-0451.
  • Clare House, Inc. – Phone: 717-291-8967 | Email: info@clarehouselancaster.org. Clare House serves homeless women and children in a caring environment through life skills training and support, leading to self-sufficiency. Providing transitional shelter for women with children, women reunifying with children, and young women aging out of Foster Care system. Employment based program, where residents work to gain full time employment and stabilize finances before obtaining sustainable housing. 6 month maximum stay in house, followed by 1 year aftercare when successfully completing the program. Our vision is a community where all women and children have a sense of optimism, confidence, and hope for the future.
  • Columbia Life Network –  Call 717.684.0894 -We offer many services to the residents of Columbia, PA, including: Assistance for first-time homebuyers – Financial education classes – PA CareerLink satellite location – offering computers for job searching, resume help, and cover letter assistance -Mental health services for families and individuals -Veterans’ services
  • ComForcare Home CareTo improve the quality of life and level of independence for every client and family receiving our services.” This is the ComForcare Mission. ComForcare Home Care is a premier provider of non-medical, private duty home care services for adults and seniors. Our caregivers can assist people with the activities of daily living in any setting they call home, whether it be a private residence, nursing facility or an independent or an assisted living community. We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and provide a wide range of personal services.
  • Community Basics, Inc.CBI is a nonprofit Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) whose mission is to develop and manage affordable rental housing primarily in Lancaster City and Lancaster County.  Since 1997, CBI has addressed the shortage of affordable housing by building communities for families and individuals with low to moderate income.  In addition, CBI provides affordable housing and supportive services for individuals who have experienced Homelessness or who have special needs.  We are an Equal Housing Opportunity provider.  For more information about our housing, please call us at (717) 735-9590 or email us at info@communitybasics.com.
  • Compassionate Concern Home Care – call 717.606.3710We treat individuals and their family  with concern and compassion.  Combining  high quality expertise and reliability with true heart, we pride ourselves on commitment to excellence and  individual needs. We are Licensed  by the state of Pennsylvania. (Department of Health.) We offer a wide range of services.
  • Compassionate Touch Nursing Care LLCcall 717.283.7292 – We are committed to helping individuals who are facing unusual and critical medical circumstances and would like to stay home by providing professional In-Home Nursing Care and support Services. An RN/Private Patient Advocate (care manager) offers quality care and careful attention to every client’s individual needs; develops a consistent yet flexible nursing care plan that are viable for every unique and personal situation and collaborates with your family, doctors and other professionals as needed, and will follow physician’s orders under the RN scope of practice. Call (717) 283-7292 or email compassionatetouchllc@yahoo.com
  • Conestoga View Nursing & Rehabilitation900 East King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 – 717.299.7850 – “At Conestoga View, we believe in creating an atmosphere that will maintain a maximum level of health, independence, comfort, support and overall well-being for our residents. We are committed to a superior quality of life for our residents and to rehabilitating and returning them to the community whenever possible.”
  • ControlMyFutureToday.com -Information based website whose mission is to educate senior adults and families so they can be more empowered as educated consumers before making important event decisions.  Individuals’ health events can occur gradually or suddenly, but with planning the negative aspects of these events can be minimized and managed.
  • Coventry Health Care, an Aetna Company – Aetna is one of the nation’s leading diversified health care benefits companies. We serve an estimated 46 million people with information and resources to help them make better health care decisions. We offer a broad range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services. These include medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans. We also offer medical management services, Medicaid health care management services, workers’ compensation administrative services, and health information technology products and services. We are one of the nation’s largest combined Medicare Advantage, Medicare prescription drug plan and Medicaid businesses. Our Medicaid footprint now covers 17 states. Reflecting the quality and value we deliver, nearly 80 percent of our Medicare Advantage members have plans that rate four stars or greater in the Medicare star rating program
  • Curran Estate Law – We focus in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Asset Protection, Medicaid Qualification/Nursing Home Issues and VA Benefits. Estate planning isn’t about how much money you have, it’s about protecting what you have for you, during your lifetime and for those you love after you’re gone. It ensures what you have gets to the people you love, the way you want, when you want. Estate Planning really is for everyone. Estate planning can only be done by attorneys, and it can be as simple as a Will, Health Care Documents, Living Will and Power of Attorney. It can also include a revocable, probate-avoidance trust, asset protection trusts, multi-generational tax-saving trusts, tax-saving charitable trusts, private family foundations, and many other fact-specific strategies. Call 610-406-5377.
  • Diane’s Estate Solutions – Diane’s Estate Solutions is a personalized service dedicated to assisting family members and caregivers. I assist in the sorting and dispersing of a home’s contents, when a loved one has passed away or moved to a retirement home. I also help people who wish to age-in-place, to ensure the senior living environment is clutter free, stress free, nurturing and relaxing. Experienced in tackling problems and issues that arise during the downsizing of a home’s contents or the dissolving of an estate, I can, depending on need, direct you toward the right path, work alongside family members, or even handle the entirety of a project. Call Diane now at 717-799-2977 to schedule a FREE in-home consultation or for more information on the variety of services.
  • DISABILITY EMPOWERMENT CENTER: Call 717.394.1890 – email: decinfo@decpa.org – The purpose of the Disability Empowerment Center (DEC), is to ensure and advance the rights of persons with diverse disabilities in order for them to integrate or maintain a full independent lifestyle, free from all barriers and to support them to achieve their individually established goals. All supports are consumer designed, person directed, and community based, thereby empowering each person to have control over his/her life and live the life they have chosen for themselves.
  • Elder Healthcare Solutions, LLC – We serve older adults and their families to maximize quality of life for all.  From general care and entitlement information to ongoing, intense involvement and support, we provide the insight and guidance you need to navigate the challenges of aging.  We’ll not only help you determine what you need, we’ll coordinate and manage the details.   Our services include:  Geriatric Care Coordination & Management; Power of Attorney; Guardianship; Complete Downsizing, Relocation and Senior Move Management; Senior Concierge Services; and Workplace Solutions providing employee assistance to those caregiving for an older adult.  Visit us at www.EHS-PA.com or Contact us at 717-825-8828 or mbixler@ehs-pa.com.  Serving South Central Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.
  • Elderwood – Senior Living at Lancaster – Elderwood Senior Living at Lancaster provides a cheerful and compassionate environment for dynamic individuals to live life to their fullest potential. We offer accommodations to fit individual needs and provide assistance with activities of daily living, medication support, three nutritious meals daily, laundry, trips, cable, internet, 24/7 med staff and many more amenities. If you or your loved one is searching for a welcoming community where visitors are greeted and residents have the flexibility to pursue their enjoyments while residing in a friendly environment with personalized care.
  • Epilepsy Foundation | Eastern Pennsylvania – Our mission at Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania (EFEPA) is to lead the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy.  We focus primarily on meeting the non-medical needs of people affected by epilepsy/seizure disorder to enhance their lives and build supportive communities.  Lancaster County is one of eighteen counties in our service area. Please call 800-887-7165 x104.
  • Excentia – provides those supports necessary to enable people with developmental needs to live as independently and fully as they desire within the community. We offer residential and life enrichment services for people with developmental needs from birth through older adulthood.  We believe – People with developmental needs are unique individuals with the same thoughts, desires, and dreams as anyone else. – Each individual possesses gifts and talents that enhance and nurture the richness and diversity of the community. – Each person’s capabilities, desires, and dreams will be the foundation for service choices and the individual receiving supports and services always comes FIRST! – The development of service options for each person will be enhanced by an environment and attitude which is supportive and nurturing.Planning and decision-making can best occur through the commitment to a strengthening of a dynamic partnership between the individual, family, friends, the community and Excentia. This network of relationships is integral to our mission and central to the concept of “Excentia.” Phone: 717-519-6740
  • Fresh Outlook CoachFresh Outlook Coach helping the newly disabled figure out what they want their new lives to look like. By discovering their passions and helping to set goals.I also go to hospitals, doctor offices and other places of business to train staff on how to work with their disabled patients and cliental. Please visit http://www.freshoutlookcoach.com for more information
  • Geriatric & Dementia Care Consulting, LLC provides caring, ethical, confidential supportive care/case management services to seniors and to families of individuals with dementia.  Specific dementia services include, but are not limited to: cognitive assessments; assisting/educating family members with communication, behavioral and other challenges; working with families re: placement situations; helping families to research and explore options; making necessary referrals. We also provide current, relevant interactive trainings on dementia care topics to facilities, groups and individuals. For more information contact Dementia Care Practitioner, Jan Mills, at (717) 371-2231 or at jbmills@ptd.net.
  • Good News Consulting, Inc. is an eldercare management company specializing in dementia care. Our highly experienced professional team delivers dementia care training to professionals and families; person-centered transformation projects to long term living communities / agencies; private geriatric care management, professional guardianship services, adult day services, and senior care management.
  • HGSK Law Firm – HGSK Law Firm – 227 N. Duke Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 – 717.735.3966The mission of HGSK’s Community Services Outreach & Support office is to help families who have recently suffered a tragedy by putting them in contact with social service organizations, government agencies and other entities that can provide support, including, when requested, recommendations for legal services.
  • Hamilton Relay | Pennsylvania TRS Outreach – Hamilton Relay offers high quality professional outreach services to ensure people are aware of relay services, and that they understand how to use relay when making or receiving calls. If you are not sure about how relay works and would like to learn more about what types of relay services work best for you, contact us! If you know of an agency, business, school or individual who could benefit from training on how to use Relay services, we are glad to provide professional training services. Contact your Outreach Coordinator, Cheryl Deitz, today! cheryl.deitz@hamiltontel.com..
  • Handyman Matters – Lancaster/York Call 717.738.1112. Home Modifications for a Safe and Healthy Home. Aging in Place Certified. At Handyman Matters we pride ourselves in providing professional services with care and understanding every step of the way. When Quality Matters, Choose Handyman Matters!
  • Have Better Balance | Lynn Lueders – Through education and training focused on balance and fall prevention, Have Better Balance is here to help older adults lead active, independent lives. Personalized balance training and group exercise classes are available in your home or community site. Educational presentations, evidence-based courses and train-the-trainer programs are also available. Contact Lynn Lueders at 715.410.8013. Lynn@havebetterbalance.com of visit our Website.
  • Hearing Center of Lancaster – Call 717.625.1004 – Hearing Aids for all levels of hearing loss. Evaluation, consultation, demonstration, and provision.
  • Home Helpers – 717-459-3221 – Judy Cannon – From a few hours to 24/7 care, we’ll tailor a home care plan to fit your lifestyle with the flexibility to change as your needs change. We also provide an exclusive line of medical alert systems that can help you live independently and securely in the comfort of your own home.
  • Home Instead Senior Care – Lancaster County, PA -717.207.0755 – We provide peace of mind to families all over Lancaster County needing extra help to stay in their homes longer.  We can provide 2 hours or 24/7 care…also available short term after hospital stays or for respite care when needed.  We look forward to hearing from you.
  • Home Progression SystemsService oriented home modification specialist with a focus on ease of access for seniors, individuals with disabilities and special needs. PA State approved provider; Qualified for V.A. work. Some of the modifications we currently offer include: stair lifts, vertical lifts, grab bars, wheelchair ramps, ceiling and free standing track systems, walk-in tubs, barrier-free showers, threshold ramps, door widening, pool lifts, and much more. Specialties: Construction, remodeling, consulting, repairs and renovation. Call 717.747.6244.
  • Horizons of Northern Lancaster County 505 Main Street, Denver, PA – 717-335-2336 – The most visible services provided by this local, non-profit organization are the Lititz Senior Center, the Reinholds Senior Center, a monthly social and a van that provides transportation to local shopping or entertainment venues throughout northern Lancaster County. Additionally, the resource office in Denver will seek out information and resources in response to inquiries from seniors. The resource office also schedules bus trips, speakers for an educational series and organizes the annual banquet for veterans living in the northern part of the county. Funding comes, in part, from the Lancaster County Office on Aging.
  • Hospice & Community CareCall 717-391-2421. Hospice & Community Care is dedicated to providing care and comfort to help patients and families live better at end of life. Our services are available for all in our community regardless of a patient’s ability to pay. Care and support is available in patient homes, nursing homes and senior care communities, hospitals, and in our Hospice Inpatient Center. The Pathways Center for Grief & Loss is available to support adults, teens, and children in the community coping with the loss of a loved one.
  • Housing Development Corporation (HDC) – Mid-Atlantic is the premier, non-profit provider of quality affordable apartments, townhomes, and rental housing. We are dedicated to expanding residential opportunities for low-income families, senior citizens and individuals by providing affordable, safe and secure housing solutions.  Our efforts increase our residents’ self-sufficiency, improve living conditions, sponsor drug-free housing, and support youth by helping parents provide a stable atmosphere.  (Equal Housing Opportunity) For more information about affordable housing, please call 717-291-1911 X 8054 or email info@hdcweb.com
  • IKOR of Lancaster & Lebanon | Advocacy and Life Management for Seniors and the disabled – call 717.945.5919 – IKOR Advocates are independent professionals looking out for the needs of our clients. We go beyond traditional case management by advocating for our clients in every aspect of their life. Our Life Management Assessment provides the foundation for everything we do. Through this assessment, we gain a holistic view of our client’s life and create a Life Management Advocacy Plan tailored to their needs and preferences. In the Life Management Advocacy Plan, you will find expert, unbiased advice that puts the needs of the client first and foremost. Our goal is to achieve an optimal level of wellness and improve coordination of care while providing cost effective, non-duplicative service. From medical advocacy to residential needs assessments to on-site safety assurance evaluations and routine bill pay, IKOR Advocates are the professionals you can rely on. |  We understand tending to the needs of seniors and those with disabilities can be overwhelming. Contact us today to learn how IKOR’s unique approach to life management can help you. 
  • IM ABLE FoundationIn 2007, the IM ABLE Foundation was created to build on the active lifestyles that founder, Chris Kaag, a disabled United States Marine, promotes for individuals with disabilities. IM ABLE’s goal is to help all individuals realize the potential to go further and push harder than their preconceived limits, because once this potential is realized, the possibilities are endless. With handcycles, racing chairs, adaptive skis and other advancements in technology, it is possible for anyone who has a disability to increase their fitness level. Never forget to appreciate what you CAN do and GET UP AND MOVE! The mission of the IM ABLE Foundation is to remove obstacles that prevent people affected by disabilities from being physically active by providing grants, resources, fitness opportunities and motivation. We change attitudes about the potential of disabled individuals by redefining what is possible.
  • Islamic Community Center of Lancaster (ICCL) – The vision of ICCL not only addresses the spiritual needs but also encompasses other areas including educational, economic and cultural enhancement. While the area Muslim population utilizes most of its services, the ICCL organization is dedicated to serving people, regardless of any faith, color, origin, and creed of the service seeker. Call 717.546.4225
  • Kindred At Home – LancasterGentiva is now an affiliate of Kindred at Home: By expanding our Kindred at Home nationwide reach of home health and hospice services, we can provide the care that our patients deserve in the place they want it the most – home. Call 866.546.3733.
  • KPETS – Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services – 888.68.kpets or 888.685.7387 KPETS s provides a network of dependable registered pet therapy teams whose passion is Touching Lives & Warming Hearts by providing comfort, encouragement and rehabilitation through human/animal interaction. KPETS, trains, screens, registers and insures over 300 volunteers and their pets. These therapy teams brighten the days for seniors; special needs adults and children; patients in physical, occupational, speech and cognitive therapies. They visit long-term care facilities, hospitals, group homes, schools, libraries, rehabilitation facilities and juvenile detention centers.  Providing this human/animal interaction will many times open doors, hearts and minds like no human therapist can.
  • L&L Eldercare Connections LLCWe are a geriatric care management company that specializes in senior care needs. We evaluate seniors in their homes and facilities to determine an appropriate plan of care. We act as advocates and liaisons with family members, physicians, attorneys, home health agencies, home care agencies, personal care facilities, long term care facilities, hospitals and hospice. – Call (717) 769-0216
  • Lancashire Hall Nursing & Rehab Center offers 24 hour skilled nursing care for short and long term care.  In addition to PT, OT, and ST we also offer Respiratory Therapy 7 days a week.  The respiratory therapist works with our rounding pulmonologist on a weekly basis to meet the needs of our pulmonary patients.  We have a great online tool for families of our rehab patients that allows them to get weekly updates on their therapy progress and see how they are advancing towards their goals.  This outcome tracking tool also allows us to share accurate data with the patient’s medical providers when they leave our facility so they can see their improvement while they were at our facility as well as their needs for being successful in their home.  We also have a secure dementia unit that has been updated for 2016 to better meet the needs of our residents.  We now offer dual programming on the unit twice a day and have a variety of wonderful resources that allow us to improve the quality of life for the different stages of dementia on our unit.
  • Lancashire Terrace – 717-569-3211 – Lancashire Terrace is a charming neighborhood of one and two bedroom cottages for adults 60 and older.  A range of affordable lifestyle options are available to accommodate different budgets.  An exceptional calendar of activities combined with maintenance-free living make Lancashire Terrace one of the best retirement values in the area.
  • Lancaster County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (BH/DS) – Lancaster County Mental Health/Intellectual Disability/Early Intervention serves persons with intellectual disability, persons who have a serious and persistent mental illness and, in the Early Intervention Unit, children from birth to age three with developmental disabilities.
  • LANCASTER COUNTY OFFICE OF AGING: Our programs meet many types of needs and range from basic help to the provision of skilled care. All services are intended to keep older persons at home, where they most often want to remain. Referrals Older adults and their families might first encounter the agency through the Information and Referral (I&R) unit. I&R staff identify needs and locate available resources, explain agency services, and answer questions about aging related issues and policies. The I&R unit also performs the intake function for all Office of Aging programs. Agency Mission/Purpose To provide needed assistance to older persons and their families in the most appropriate and least restrictive manner, enabling them to maintain dignity and independence. Individuals may be asked to share in the cost of services, depending upon their financial resources.Call 717.299.7979 – www.lancoaging.org.
  • Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership – LHOP – … is a community benefit 501(c)(3) organization created by county and municipal government, business and civic leaders focused on making homes more affordable to low to moderate income people living and working in Lancaster County. Through its programs and partnerships LHOP advocates, educates and facilitates local solutions to the county’s growing need for affordable housing.
  • Lancaster Public Library – The Lancaster Public Library has been providing library service in Lancaster for over 250 years, and every day nearly 2,000 people walk through our doors and enrich their lives. The library has over 300,000 books, audiobooks, eBooks, movies, and eReaders. Through hundreds of cultural and educational programs, free internet and computer access, language learning materials, and literacy resources, the library changes lives and builds community. The library also has a large-print collection and a large-size video magnifier as well as an adapted computer work station for individuals with visual impairment. Stop by and explore our many life-long learning possibilities. Chances are we’ll surprise you! For more information, visit www.lancaster.lib.pa.us.
  • Landis CommunitiesLandis Communities was formed in September 2011 as a nonprofit organization. It is designed to coordinate a number of subsidiary organizations which provide a range of programs and services for those 55 and older. Landis Communities board and staff will coordinate the efforts of these entities and appoint subsidiary board members and key staff. They will also approve capital expenditures, budgets and strategic plans. Landis Communities is an agency of Lancaster Mennonite Conference and an affiliated ministry of the Atlantic Coast Conference of the Mennonite Church.
  • Lehigh Valley Respiratory Care1176 Enterprise Court, East Petersburg, PA 17520 – 717-569-4667 – Locally owned and operated since 1985, we are a full service oxygen and medical equipment company specializing in adult and pediatric respiratory care. Partnering with you to provide practical solutions to your respiratory and medical equipment needs. We provide 24 hour emergency service and are CHAP accredited.
  • Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped – Free Library of Philadelphia – The Free Library of Philadelphia’s Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (LBPH), as part of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress (NLS) serves Pennsylvania residents who have difficulty reading due to a physical impairment, a reading disability, or a vision challenge. If standard print has become difficult to read for you, a friend, or a family member, please call 800-222-1754 or 215-683-3217. LPBH offers a wide variety of services for customers throughout the Commonwealth. Some are available on site, and many are available free through the mail via our partnership with Carnegie Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Pittsburgh. In addition, LBPH staff provides outreach statewide about all of these services. 
  • The Long Community at Highland – The Long Community at Highland is a 55 and older “rental only” retirement community in the heart of Lancaster County.  The Long Community at Highland offers a philosophy of service and support with an array of options to help you “age in place” in the privacy and comfort of your apartment home.  We provide Independent Living apartments, Affordable Housing apartments, At-Home Services, and Personal Care suites.  Established in December of 2011, The Long Community at Highland is owned and operated by Presbyterian Senior Living.  Presbyterian Senior Living is a not-for-profit organization providing retirement and senior care services for more than 80 years.
  • Loyalty Client Services, LLC – Diane L. Hammaker and Dennette C. Reed, Daily Money Managers. We pride ourselves in being LOYAL to our clients and their families. Our goal is to build trusting relationships and help seniors maintain their independence. The services we provide are Power of Attorney, bill pa, sorting mail, review and reconcile bank and credit card statements, organize tax information, fraud and scam oversight and senior advocates. Call 717.468.6378  or 717.887.4640.
  • MBC Building and Remodeling, LLC PO Box 53, Millersville, PA 17551 – 717.371.5136 – MBC makes homes HAPPY and remodeling EASY! An award-winning, full-service Remodeling and Home Improvement Company serving Lancaster County, PA since 1999, we specialize in Accessibility Remodeling, Aging in Place/Design for Lifetime, Basements, Additions, Decks, Kitchens, Bathrooms and more. Reg #: PA001024
  • Magnolias of Lancaster (Memory Care Community): Call 717-560-1100 – We provide individualized, personal care for residents with memory impairing diseases such as Alzheimer’s or a related dementia. Our “Life Stories Memory Care” is a highly specialized program that caters to our resident’s specific needs. By capturing our resident’s life stories, we offer enriching programs and care, as well as provide mind-energizing and stimulating opportunities for our residents. Our secured grounds, emergency communication system and our 24 hour trained team give family members peace of mind knowing that their loved one are in a safe setting.
  • Manheim Township Public Library -The Manheim Township Public Library is a free public library that is accessible by the public and funded through public and private sources. Public libraries are an essential part of having an educated and literate population by providing free access to information.The mission of the Manheim Township Public Library is to provide resources and services to inform, educate, and inspire. The library works to be a vibrant place that meet the needs of a diverse and growing constituency by providing library and information services. The Board of Trustees and the staff work together to serve the public and to respond to the changing nature of library services. 717.560.6441
  • MediQuest Staffing & Homecare – We provide non-medical homecare to residents of Lancaster County.  All non-medical caregivers are CNAs with a minimum of one year of experience.  We provide personal care, bathing & toileting, light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, shopping, transportation to appointments and companionship.  If care needs increase we have LPNs and RNs that can provide the proper skill level of care.  Call:  717-560-5160.
  • Mom’s Meals | Nourishcare – Mom’s Meals is a leading national provider of fresh-made, home-delivered meals and nutrition services for individuals desiring convenience or independent living and for patients recuperating at home or managing a chronic disease. Call 1-877-508-6667.
  • Moravian Center Adult DayMoravian Center Adult Day provides a safe, warm and welcoming setting for your Mom, Dad, or other loved ones to spend their day. They will be welcomed by friends and caring staff, and treated like members of our own family.. They will be welcomed by friends and caring staff, and treated like members of our own family. Our goal is to provide rewarding interactions with other seniors, and activities that promote overall well-being physically, cognitively, and spiritually. We want to help your loved one make the best of the skills he or she has, maximizing independence, and offer respite to those caregivers also in need. By caring for your loved one, we are caring for you too. Hugs, laughter, fun, singing, devotions, movies, love, exercise, art, music, meals, and compassion are the order of the day. The Lancaster Moravian Church has embraced service to seniors as their mission, which is reflected in the creation of the Adult Day program. Faith, friendship, and dedication to the honor and service to the elderly is our guide. Enhancing the quality of life for seniors of Lancaster County, and supporting their desire to remain at home for as long as possible is our goal. Call 717.490.6225.
  • Mt. Hope Nazarene Retirement CommunityMt. Hope Nazarene Retirement is small 50 bed skilled nursing facility located in the beautiful hills of Manheim, PA providing 4 star nursing care at an affordable price. Mt Hope offers hope to all, regardless of a person’s finances and status. Residents in our community can find peace to rest and heal in a loving Christian environment. Our Role in the Community Our dedicated staff provides quality, loving care in an affordable, wholesome, environment as guided by Christ’s model of care for “the least of these….” in order to meet the physical, spiritual, psychological and social needs of our residents. For information contact us at (717) 665 – 6365 Ext. 225.
  • Nonprofit Resource Network – The Nonprofit Resource Network (NRN), a program of Millersville University, provides professional development, networking opportunities, and resources for individuals working in the nonprofit arena. The NRN offers ongoing workshops and tailored consulting, research, and training services to enhance the effectiveness, efficiency and financial stability of community benefit organizations. Email info@nonprofitresourcenetwork.org  Call 717-871-2178
  • On-Line Publishers, Inc.On-Line Publishers, Inc. has more than 15 years’ experience in serving boomers, seniors, disabled, caregivers, and their families by providing relevant information utilizing a variety of platforms. Talk to us about our print and digital editions of 50plus Senior News, 50plus Senior Living, and the Resource Directory for Caregivers, Aging, and Disabled, and Caregiver Solutions. Or learn more about our annual 50plus EXPOs. For more click: www.onlinepub.com.
  • PA 2-1-1 EAST | United Way of Lancaster County – Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East is a free, confidential, non-emergency, comprehensive information and referral service that connects Berks, Lancaster, Lehigh and Northampton county residents with the health and human services they need. You can reach 2-1-1 by dialing 2-1-1 or 717-291-5462. 2-1-1 is not intended for emergency use. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.
  • PA Home Care of Lancaster 717-464-2006 – Care beyond compare in serving the greater Lancaster area for over a decade, our agency is the provider of choice for many of your neighbors throughout Lancaster County. In Home Care services are provided for Seniors and Others, offering Respite Care, Chronic Care & Recuperative Care, as well as Cleaning and Minor Repairs. All of this is provided in the comfort of your home, or wherever you call home.
  • Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency – PHFA – The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency works to provide affordable homeownership and rental apartment options for senior adults, low- and moderate-income families, and people with special housing needs. Through its carefully managed mortgage programs and investments in multifamily housing developments, PHFA also promotes economic development across the state. In Lancaster County, contact Martha McGraw (717 780-3962; mmcgraw@phfa.org.
  • PF Strategies, LLCemail: paul@pf-strategies.com or call 717-685-5030 for more information.
  • Premier One Financial Company is an independent firm that specializes in Medicare Insurance. We help people understand Medicare, what it covers, and the options available to them.  Coverage options include Medicare Supplement plans, Prescription Drug Plans, and Medicare Advantage plans.  We will answer your questions and provide clarity on the necessary steps to enroll.  At Premier One Financial Company, we handle all of the paperwork, making sure you have coverage in place the day it has to be, so there is no interruption in coverage.  As an independent firm, we represent many of the top insurance companies.  Call us at (717) 435-8856 or email scott@premieronefc.com.  For more information, please visit www.premieronefc.com.
  • REAL Life Community Services – REAL Life Community Services acts as a hub for providing  social services and resources to individuals and families living in the Cocalico school district. – Call 717-368-7133.
  • Recovery InSight, Inc. – Making positive changes in people’s lives by providing support with the highest integrity and compassion to individuals working towards recovery, by individuals in recovery, with similar experiences. – Call [877] 597.9497
  • Red Rose Council of the Blind Red Rose Council for the Blind is an advocacy organization working to make Lancaster and the county a better and safer place for the blind and visually impaired population. We offer; advocacy help, friendship, and support.
  • Regional Drugs – Located on the first floor of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, 250 College Avenue, 1st Floor, Lancaster , PA 17603
    Phone : 717.517.8109 – FAX : 717.517.8571. WE CARE FOR THE NEEDS OF YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. Your needs comes first. We are a full service pharmacy serving the individual needs of our patients. (Not affiliated with Lancaster Regional Medical Center) | Also Longenecker Pharmacy, 5277 Lincoln Highway, Gap, PA – call 717.442.9523.
  • RSVP of the Capital Region, Inc. – is a volunteer-based organization serving the Central PA region for more than 40 years. We recruit, train and place volunteers in not-for-profit agencies, schools, government offices, hospitals and senior residences. Our volunteers serve communities in eight counties, including Lancaster. RSVP passionately promotes seniors (55+), as powerful contributors to our neighborhoods and community organizations that desperately need additional human resources. Learn about specific volunteer opportunities and benefits by calling Margie Groy at 717-454-8647.
  • Self-Determination Housing Project of Pennsylvania, Inc.Self-Determination Housing Project of Pennsylvania works “to promote self-determination and control in housing for persons with disabilities and older adults in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.” As a statewide agency, SDHP plays four key roles in this effort: as educator, policy maker, technical assistance provider and initiator of demonstration projects. Regional Housing Coordinators provide technical assistance to public and private housing providers to navigate and better understand social service systems. RHCs also work directly with social service entities including nonprofits, local Area Agencies on Aging, LINKs to Aging and Disability Resources, Centers for Independent Living, and numerous others to help them understand and identify the housing needs of their consumers/clients and bring those needs to housing providers. RHCs provide support to caseworkers, nursing home transition providers, and others that deliver services to older adults and people with disabilities to improve their understanding of housing systems. Regional Housing Coordinator/Region 9:
  • Senior Helpers – At Senior Helpers it is our mission to ensure a better quality of life, both for our elderly clients and their families, by providing dependable and affordable one-on-one non-medical care at a moment’s notice. Senior Helpers has the people, resources, systems, and knowledge necessary to make sure our clients get the help they need to enjoy living independently in their home or in a retirement community. Our specialties include Dementia care with our Senior Gems ™ approach, Veterans Benefit guidance, and diagnosis specific care assistance and training for caregivers.  Service areas include Lancaster, Lebanon and Berks counties. Call us today for an in-home meeting 717-738-0588.
  • Seniors Blue Book of South Central PA – The mission of The Seniors Blue Book and SeniorsBlueBook.com is to provide seniors, caregivers and senior professionals a comprehensive source of services, senior housing options, resources and information that enrich the lives of our elder population while affording those businesses and individuals serving that population a unique medium to present their products and services. For information, call 717-344-5580.
  • Servants, Inc.Our Home Helps program in Lancaster County serves low income older adults, people with disabilities and single parents.  This program builds wheelchair ramps, both inside and outside for mobility and freedom; caulks windows and doors and installs insulation to create warm homes; seals leaks so homes are dry from water infiltration; replaces rotting staircases, drywall, flooring, windows, etc. for safety and health; installs ADA compliant bathrooms and performs property maintenance, to name a few services.  Our model is to find people in need, and to then recruit teams from local churches, businesses and civic groups to help. We provide training for everything from using a hammer to painting to installing flooring.  The results of helping our neighbors empowers people to live independently & safely in their home for as long as they choose. If you are in need of assistance or would like to support our programs financially or volunteer to help, please call our offices at 717-378-0336 or toll-free at 1-800-311-6887. 
  • Signature Senior Living – Signature Senior Living is a premier retirement community in Lancaster County that offers personal care and memory care services to seniors.  Signature Senior Living is dedicated to the highest quality of service delivery to our residents with  a sense of warmth, compassion, individual pride, and company spirit.  We offer residents choices by working with each resident, their loved ones and medical providers to design a  personalized plan of care to meet each resident’s wants and needs.  We offer three nutritious meals daily with snacks, housekeeping, laundry, trained staff available 24 hours a day, and several other state of the art features.  For more information, please call (717) 283-4255.
  • Spanish American Civic Association The Spanish American Civic Association, SACA Development Corporation and SACA Broadcasting have long been committed to the empowerment of the Latino community through a strenuous process of self-help and self-development and throughout that process, the betterment of the entire Lancaster community. Tec Centro is empowering the community through language development, adult basic education, bilingual skills training, job readiness and placement. The  Luis Munoz Marin Senior Center provides a lively community gathering place for Hispanics and seniors from all over Lancaster County.
  • State of Affairs Catering | Chef John Moeller -State of Affairs Catering is located in Lancaster, PA, is owned and operated by renowned chef John Moeller. Chef Moeller was employed at the White House by three different Presidents of the United States. Use his catering experience and expertise to make your event one to remember. – Call 717.823.1967
  • T.W. Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc.” T.W. Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services are dedicated to providing guidance and nurturance for the safety, well-being, and permanency for children, adults, families, and communities.
    We provide effective treatment through our Mental Health Outpatient Services, Drug & Alcohol Outpatient Services, Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services, School-Based Mental Health Outpatient Services, Psychiatric Evaluations and Medication Management. We are committed to enhancing the wholeness of those we serve, by helping people back into the swing of life.” –Call 800-437-5405
  • Tabor Community Services – Housing solutions – Financial counseling – Community revitalization. Call 717.397.5182
  • The Arc of Lancaster and Lebanon Counties“The Arc of Lancaster and Lebanon Counties promotes and protects the rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.” Achieve with us. – 717-394-5251
  • Tracy Seiger, REALTOR® – Seniors Real Estate Specialist 9117 Elizabethtown Road, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 – 717.951.8990 (direct) / 717.366.4056 (mobile). A Seniors Real Estate Specialist® is a real estate agent who is uniquely qualified to assist those age 50+  in housing sales and purchases. The SRES® designation is awarded only to real estate agents who have additional education, skills, and resources to help seniors and their families with later-in-life real estate transactions.
  • UNITED DISABILITIES SERVICES: Call 888.837.4235 – Email: resourcecenter@udservices.org – Unnited Disabilities Services (UDS), a non-profit organization based in Lancaster, PA. For the past 40 years UDS has been committed to helping people with disabilities, including veterans and the elderly, lead more independent and fulfilling lives. UDS serves people with disabilities throughout 30 counties in Pennsylvania and beyond. UDS is recognized as one of the leading human services providers in Pennsylvania. The UDS Foundation encompasses a variety of programs including a personal care division, Independent Living Services, which is a certified medical assistance provider licensed by the State of Pennsylvania, and UDS Accessible Home Modifications has been accepted as a builder in the Department of Veterans Affairs Home Loan Guaranty Program.
  • Vulopas & Associates – At Vulopas & Associates, we want to help you achieve financial peace of mind. As Daily Money Managers we will provide the proper administration of day-to-day monetary affairs. We come to you and give you hands on help to maintain financial order and organization. Call (717) 333- 3155.
  • Witmer & Shaub, LLC – Daily Money Managers – Call 717.464.6450 –  Our mission is to be “the missing piece” that solves the puzzle of daily money management needs.  We assist in the management of personal administrative and financial needs for individuals, families, and seniors.  We are committed to building relationships in a professional, ethical and accurate manner.  Our services meet a continuum of needs, from assistance with banking and bill paying, managing important documents, to transition and downsizing.
  • Your Neighborhood Connection – 717.627.0072 -YNC originated in 2016 as a joint venture between Luthercare and Moravian Manor; over 100 years of combined experience servicing older adults. This in-home care agency not only provides services to the respective community residents, but is also expanding services into greater Lancaster. The service offering includes Companion Care, Personal Care, Transportation, Housekeeping, and LPN visits.“We partner with our clients to support an atmosphere of understanding and respect, while anticipating and accommodating their changing needs.” 
  • Your Visiting Hygienist – 717.580.0467 – There are times when getting to an appointment is difficult and that difficulty causes stress on you and your family.  That’s why Your Visiting Hygienist, LLC is willing to come directly to your continuing care retirement community and clean your teeth in the comfort and privacy of your home.  We will treat you with the respect and compassion you deserve while providing the professional dental services you need.

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