Partner list: G through L

  • GPS Life Transition Partners LLC – Provides Guidance, Planning and Solutions to Older Adults and their families to help them navigate through the many resources available when needs arise.  All too often, when Life Transitions become necessary, we are unprepared and don’t know where to turn.  We educate our clients to understand the resources available, encourage them to plan ahead and empower them to make the decisions that are right for them.  From financial tools to legal considerations, Medical and Non-Medical healthcare choices, to assistance with finding the right Senior Living Community, we help our clients to better understand what’s available and work with them on a strategy to address their needs.  Call Laura Miller at 717-579-9078 or visit our website for more information.  The initial meeting and discussion is always free.
  • GenRx Testing Solutions, LLC / Chemisys Laboratories, LLC – Chemisys Laboratories & GenRx Testing Solutions, LLC, provide hereditary cancer screening to qualified and eligible patrons. Nurse practitioners and/or physician assistants assess an individual’s personal & family history of non-environmental cancer to determine qualification. We are a CLIA and COLA accredited laboratory. All practitioners work under a Collaborative Physician Agreement, as required in the state of Pennsylvania. This simple, non-invasive cheek swab can indicate as many as 32 hereditary cancer markers, allowing patrons the ability to be pro-active in their healthcare decisions. We also provide a team of Genetic Counselors (AT-GC), should a patron wish to consult a genetic specialist regarding their screening result. The goal of CGX screening is to prevent a cancer diagnosis for both the tester and their immediate family members. For additional information, please visit our site.
  • 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.
  • Goal Project (A Global Addiction Recovery Partner) – After many years in the missionary field as addiction and recovery specialists, GOAL heard the call to reach out to US clergy and churches to educate and equip them to help bring hope and healing to individuals and family members suffering in addiction directly and/or indirectly. Call 717-799-6984.
  • 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.
  • Goodwill Keystone Area – The Goodwill mission for more than 115 years has been to support persons with disabilities in achieving their fullest potential as workers and as members of the broader community. Goodwill Keystone Area has been in existence for more than 70 years. Today, store and online sales along with business services help to fund the Goodwill Keystone Area mission and create paid job training opportunities for people with disabilities and other barriers to independence. Visit Goodwill Keystone Area at yourgoodwill.org for more information about the programs and services provided Berks, Lancaster and Lebanon Counties.
  • Griswold of Lancaster County – We provide non-medical support for individuals who wish to remain in their home through the process of aging and disease.   Our caring and compassionate caregivers can also provide 1:1 care in facilities when a family feels their loved one may require more attention then the facility can provide.   Our caregivers have experience in assisting with personal care, activities of daily living, homemaking, companionship, safety supervision and transportation.   Our intake managers meet with the families prior to the start of services to do a free intake and develop an individualized care plan to identify the needs of each new client.  Care can then be implemented within 24- 48 hours with a caregiver that is screened and qualified to meet each client’s specific needs. – call
    717.550.1500
  • The Groff Family Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. – We provide all types of funeral and memorial services customized for each and every family. Presentations on numerous topics related to death, dying, pre-planning benefits, and grief in Lancaster and surrounding counties. For anyone who desires informative conversation about options related to funeral planning; 24/7 availability to assist all families at the time of death; open dialogue about the benefits of planning in advance. – Call 717.394.5300.
  • HGSK Law Firm – HGSK Law Firm – 227 N. Duke Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 – 717.735.3966 – The 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 Arms Center | Genesis Healthcare – We are a proud part of the Lancaster Community. Located on the west side, near Franklin and Marshall College and the downtown historic area, our patients and residents represent a cross section of true Lancaster county. Our newly renovated facility has a designated ShortStay Unit for patients that are not quite capable to return home alone after a hospital stay. Our LongTerm residents call the second floor home and enjoy various community activities. The summer weather brings our residents outside on the patio to enjoy visitors as well as our 4-legged furry therapy friends. – Call 717.393.0419
  • 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.
  • Hands From the Heart Home Healthcare Services – 844-6-HOMENOW (844-646-6366) – Hands From The Heart Home Healthcare Services is a privately owned non-medical home healthcare provider. We help seniors and those with disabilities live independently in their own homes. We believe that it is not just a privilege for seniors, but a right. Hands From the Heart Home Healthcare services was established in 2011. Our corporate office is located in Bala Cynwyd; however, we provide services within 13 counties in the state of Pennsylvania. We are also VA and Medicaid approved.
  • 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.
  • Healing Spaces Behavioral Health, LLC – We provide strengths-based psychotherapy services to individual adults and families. The office environment aims to inspire authenticity, comfort, and collaboration between the clinician and client. We also offer in-home sessions for individuals with mobility limitations, within reasonable distance from the office. – Call 717.803.1328.
  • Hearing Center of Lancaster – Call 717.625.1004 – Hearing Aids for all levels of hearing loss. Evaluation, consultation, demonstration, and provision.
  • Heron Companions – Heron Companions is a trusted and respected provider of comprehensive home care services and support for you and your family. We are dedicated to providing quality, reliable, and nurturing non-medical home care services. Heron has been providing services in multiple counties for many years, and are also a provider for the state. We strive to afford each client independence and dignity. Our personalized Plan of Care is designed to meet the needs of our elderly, disabled adults and special needs clients. Our well trained, experienced and compassionate caregivers treat each client as if they would want their own family member to be treated. At Heron Companions we take pride and consider it an honor to be part of our clients’ and their families’ lives.
  • 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 Systems – Service 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.
  • Homestead Village Homecare Services, LLC – You’ve lived in your home for many years and it’s familiar, warm, and safe.  Your home brings you peace of mind and it’s your plan to live here forever! When challenges come along and you could use a little more help in your home to keep your dream alive, we’re prepared to help you! A HomeCare team member can come to your home to help:
    • Prepare meals.
    • Do the laundry.
    • Complete some “swiffering”, dusting, sweeping, and bed-making.
    • Drive you where you need to go.
    • Following medical transitions… shower safety, personal care, and getting ready for your day.
    • So many services—let’s discuss any needs that we can meet that help you thrive in your home today!

    Call 717.397.3044 or 717.874.4406 to schedule a free Care Consultation … our staff will meet with you in your home to explore your care needs and to share our solid solutions.

  • Hospice for All Seasons – As a locally owned and operated hospice, we have an unique understanding of your community and local support and service agencies available, because we live here too. We’ve designed our care model to allow our staff to carry smaller caseloads, so we can provide more of the patient-centered care you deserve. In most cases, our patients receive care team visits at a higher than Medicare standards. Our Integrative Arts Program (IAP) blends our expertise of specialized medical care with licensed or certified staff skilled in a number of holistic therapies such as therapeutic touch, aromatherapy, reflexology, Reiki and massage. Call 717.234.2555.
  • Hospice & Community Care – Call 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 Foundation – In 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.
  • Infobility – Sharing Information on Disability Issues – “Sharing information on disability issues.” offers two types of services. First, is a program to empower people who have disabilities. Second are programs, activities, and literature to help those without disabilities to better understand and accommodate consumers. This includes employers, congregations, educators, and the community Programs are located at a convenient location or on the phone as a one on one meeting. Visit infobilitysue.com or call 717.984.2171.
  • Instrumental Peace – Instrumental Peace remains on the cutting edge of elder care programming through its active engagement with the elder population in Central PA. The favorite music that is collected and transcribed contains the living fabric of this generation, shaped and colored by those who lived it.Music is the common thread that brings families and loved ones together to ask the existential questions: Why am I here? Will I be remembered?
  • 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
  • Jewish Family Services of Lancaster – Jewish Family Service of Lancaster (JFS), a non-sectarian agency founded in 1989.  It is an agency people recognize as one that helps community residents with acute needs such as rent and utilities. JFS provides community education based on issues and challenges facing our young people such as discrimination, drug use and mental illness awareness. JFS’s newest initiative is Senior Care Services. This state licensed registry intends to improve the quality of life for older adults and their families. It offers a full range of   home care services for seniors which help seniors remain independent in their own homes.Fees for services will be assessed on a sliding scale JFS also offers a Durable Medical Equipment Loan Closet, lending wheelchairs, walkers, bedside commodes, etc. free of charge. Call us at (717) 537-1863.
  • Kay L. Shuey, LICENSED SALES AGENT 717-454-9179 serving Lebanon, Lancaster  and Dauphin Counties. Specializing in Medicare. Part D Prescription Plans. Medicare Advantage Insurance Plans. Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans
  • Kindred At Home – Lancaster – Gentiva 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 LLC – We 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 Downtowners – We are a membership-driven community for older adults who are choosing to spend retirement in their Lancaster City homes. We offer social connection through educational and recreational programming, in-home support provided by a network of volunteers, and information referral with connections to service providers. The Downtowners are part of the national Village to Village Network and follow a model of supporting one another to maintain independence and quality of life. Volunteer provided supports include transportation assistance, reassurance calls, minor home maintenance, help with computer problems and more!
  • 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! Call 717.394.2651.
  • Lancaster Recreation Commission -The Lancaster Recreation Commission (Lancaster Rec) is a 501(c)3 non-profit agency formed by a partnership agreement between the City of Lancaster, School District of Lancaster and Lancaster Township. Operating since 1909, we provide neighborhood-based recreation and learning opportunities for all ages – with an emphasis on affordable programs for children – at schools, parks, playgrounds, and other indoor and outdoor facilities. – Call 717.392.2115.
  • Landis At Home – Serving you wherever you call home! Landis at Home offers reliable life assistance including personal care and support services in the privacy of clients’ homes for a few hours or days or for an extended time. It also offers transportation service for ambulatory clients or those using wheelchairs for appointments and outings. Intermittent visits for short or extended periods and continuous 24/7 care are also available. – Call 717-509-5800
  • Landis Communities – Landis 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.
  • Landis Homes – Established in 1964, Landis Homes, located near Lititz, PA, is a not-for-profit retirement community which is home to more than 800 persons living in cottages, apartments, suites, personal care and healthcare. The ministry of Landis Homes is to serve aging adults and their families by honoring and enriching their lives in a community of Christ-like love.A continuing care village by Landis Communities – Call 717.569.3271
  • Legend of Lititz & Legend of Lancaster – Legend of Lititz and Legend of Lancaster are premier retirement communities in Lancaster County that offer personal care and memory care services to seniors.  Legend of Lititz and Legend of Lancaster are 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.
  • Lehigh Valley Respiratory Care – 1176 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 – takes pride in being LOYAL to our clients and their families. Our goal is to build trusting relationships and help seniors maintain their independence with daily money management expertise. The services we provide are Bill Pay/Assist with Checkwriting, Mail Sorting/Document Shredding, Review and Reconcile Bank and Credit Card Statements, Organize Tax Information, Fraud and Scam Oversight and Senior Advocacy. Bonded & Insured. Call 717.887.4640 for a free in-home consultation.
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