The Pennsylvania Link to Aging and Disability Resources − Berks-Lancaster-Lebanon Service Area partner network − is your "no wrong door" system: a shared statewide approach for Long-Term Services and Supports … for all populations regardless of age, income or ability … including all payers, federal, state, local and private.
ABILITIES IN MOTION – Call 888.376.0120 – Email: email@example.com – AIM is a leader throughout the community on the issues of consumer choice and control, and is one of 18 Centers for Independent Living (CIL) in Pennsylvania. The mission of AIM is to help people determine their own individual lifestyle, based on personal choice, from a wide spectrum of acceptable alternatives. AIM supports the philosophy of Independent Living through its concepts that are being proven daily by more and more people with disabilities as they choose to assume the responsibilities of directing their own lives by becoming active, contributing participants in the mainstream of their communities. As a Center for Independent Living, AIM provides: Information and Referral, Peer Counseling, Independent Living Skills Training, and System Advocacy Change.
Abundant Aging with Margie – Abundant Aging by Margie exists to empower Seniors to live physically, emotionally and spiritually abundant lives through education relevant to the aging process and seeks to provide awareness of local, regional and national senior support services. Abundant Aging’s owner Margie Degler Pizarro has a 40 year career in healthcare and is a Certified Gerontological/Palliative Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator, Consultant, Speaker and Author. She is available for live and virtual presentations as well as panel discussions. – Call 610.568.0230
Acadia, Inc. – Acadia has more than 30 years of experience providing comprehensive neuro-rehabilitation programming in a community-integrated setting to individuals whose acquired brain injuries or other neurological disorders have compromised their ability to live independently, work competitively, and participate fully as active members of the community. We are committed to providing person centered and flexible services that meet the specific needs of each program participant. – call 717.394.3466
Aging 2.0 South Central PA – Hello, my name is Cynthia Gartman and I am the publisher of Seniors Blue Book in South Central PA. I am also the Ambassador for Aging2.0 in South Central PA. Aging2.0. was founded in 2012 by Stephen Johnston and Katy Fike, and Aging2.0 strives to accelerate innovation to address the biggest challenges in aging as well as increasing and improving the level of conversation around aging. Aging2.0’s international, interdisciplinary and intergenerational community has grown to 40k+ innovators across 31+ countries with more than 130 Aging2.0 Chapters around the globe. Everyone can join our local Aging2.0 Chapter, it’s free! We realize that the current climate, dealing with the Pandemic, makes life different and difficult, but we are hopeful that together we can find ways to further assist how we can age with purpose and grace. Our first service project is creation of a Connections Journal, which will be released beginning in December 2020. You can reach our Ambassador, Cynthia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Albright Life – Lebanon County – LIFE (Living Independence for Elders)A community home based program allowing individuals 55 and over to maintain independence at home, supporting them with healthcare, transportation, activities and much more. Lebanon, 113 S. 9th Street, Lebanon. Call 717.376.1133
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. Amramp – Lancaster serves all customers in Lebanon County.
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 – Lebanon County – call 717.273.9262 – APPRISE – Lebanon County: APPRISE is a free State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) for Pennsylvanians on Medicare. The Pennsylvania Department of Aging created APPRISE to help seniors understand their Medicare insurance options and make informed choices that would best meet their needs. Counselors are specially trained volunteers who can answer your questions and provide you with objective, easy-to-understand information about Medicare, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, Medicaid, “Extra Help” Programs, PACE/PACENET.
AseraCare Hospice – 717.228.2775 – AseraCare’s mission is to share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family, and one community at a time. Our interdisciplinary approach to care encompasses patients’ holistic needs, including physical, social, and spiritual needs. We focus on creating an environment in which patients and their families are treated as though they are our own.Through advanced care planning, medication reconciliation and pain management techniques, we help honor each patient’s end-of-life choices. For more information, please contact our office at (717) 285-2039 or via the web at www.aseracare.com
At Home Quality Care– We are a professional Non-Medical Homecare Agency. We provide Live-In Services to the elderly and disabled in 31 Counties in PA. We help these individuals live independently, and safely at home, where they ate the happiest. These services are provided to those who are on the Pennsylvania Medicaid Waviers (Home and Community Based Services) and Private Paying Individuals. We also work with Long-term Care insurances and the VA. – Call 570.468.2236.
Beck Care Managers, LLC – Beck 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.
Bellomo & Associates, LLC. | Estate Planning and Elder Law – We advise Individuals and families, business owners, senior citizens and their families about the estate planning and elder law challenges facing them today. For seniors and their families facing the issues of aging, or for those of any age who wish to protect their family’s financial future, we counsel clients and provide solutions on: Asset Protection; Specials Needs Trusts; Wills; Trust Design; Guardianships; Medicaid; Estate Planning; Nursing Home Matters; and Estate Administration. Call 717-845-5390.
Beyond the Fork in the Road – Senior Moving Solutions – 56-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*
Pennsylvania CareerLink– Lebanon County – our mission is to provide job-seekers with the training and opportunities to become valuable employees, and to provide employers with qualified and professional candidates. We provide services to job seekers from many backgrounds, including military veterans, senior citizens, ex-offenders, and people with disabilities. Our in-person assistance may include one-on-one support, computer access and training, and guidance or funding for vocational training. All services to employers and job seekers are free of charge.
Caring Hospice Services – Caring Hospice Services, a family-owned and operated agency, has been providing hospice services since 1997. Our experience in dealing with end of life issues has molded our unique care approach as we bring comfort and relief into the lives of those who need it most. The Caring Hospice staff strive to serve each patient and family according to their individual needs, while focusing on maximizing comfort and quality of life. For additional information, please contact our office at 717-295-1700.
Center for Independent Living of Central Pennsylvania / Living Well Transpost Services – Living Well Transport Services (LWTS) is your key to independence! We provide rides to people with disabilities and older adults who want to be out and about! All of our vehicles are accessible to transport individuals using wheelchairs, scooters or another mobility device. We provide service to residents of the Lebanon County. Call 717.731.8150.
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.
Community Health Council of Lebanon County – The Community Health Council of Lebanon County is a coalition of individuals and organizations working together to encourage and support a safe, healthy and substance-free community for every individual with a focus on youth. – Call 717.270.7935.
Community Homes of Lebanon County, Inc. – “Community Homes of Lebanon County serves seniors and disabled persons with quality apartment options and related services. Having a long history in fostering cooperative relationships within the local community, Community Homes has used these partnerships to grow, providing quality housing and related services for approximately 300 individuals at seven different locations within Lebanon County.”
Compass Mark – For over 50 years, Compass Mark has provided guidance to communities regarding addiction related education and prevention. In Lancaster and Lebanon Counties, we provide evidence based prevention programs and Student Assistance Program training and support at most schools. We also can help if you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol or drug abuse. A trusted, experienced guide with the answers, resources, encouragement and hope you need to find the best treatment option is a call away. Compass Mark is committed to transforming lives, and strengthening communities.
Compassus– Compassus is a nationwide network of community-based hospice and palliative care services. Our company was founded in 2006, but our roots reach back to 1979 when we served communities as hospice care was in its infancy. We support our network with broad resources benefiting patients and their families. Yet our focus is local—to provide the highest quality hospice care to every community we service and to honor the life of each patient with compassion, integrity and excellence. Please contact 717-283-2672 for 24/7 for information and/or referrals. You can fax the referral, and fact sheet to 717-560-2012.
Compeer of Lebanon County – Compeer of Lebanon County’s mission is to improve the quality of life for people recovering from mental illness through the power and gift of friendship. For more information about receiving Compeer services or to become a Compeer Volunteer, call 717.272,8317.
Constance – Daily Check-In service Monday-Friday, calling your aging loved one to discuss moods, meals/nutrition, social activities, appointments and medication management. We send the details of this conversation in a summary report to family members, giving a quick snapshot of their daily well being. Establishing data over time tracking trends. – Call 717.500.1386.
Cope Mosaic is a service to help prepare your important documents and prepare for end of life situations. We are “people helping people through the Probate/Estate process” Our mission is to simplify the process, not leaving this burden to your loved ones. We work closely with you to make a plan so all your documents are easily accessible, or help your loved one through the Probate/Estate process not having to hire an expensive Attorney. We have over 25 years in the finance industry specializing in Estate matters. Our goal is to save every client stress, time and money during what can be a chaotic and confusing time. Call 717-975-7836
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.
DISABILITY EMPOWERMENT CENTER: The Disability Empowerment Center (DEC) is the Center for Independent Living (CIL) for people with diverse disabilities serving both Lancaster and Lebanon counties. Call 717-394-1890 Email: email@example.com. DEC is a private, nonprofit, nonresidential organization run by and for people with disabilities. We provide free and confidential services that prioritize self-determination, consumer control, and personal choice to individuals of all ages, and with all types of Disabilities. Through all of our individual and collective efforts, we work to eliminate barriers, ensure access, protect civil rights, and effect positive change. Our Five core services are: Information and Referral, Peer mentor, Independent Living skills, Transition, and advocacy. We also provide Service Coordination in the following counties: Lancaster, Lebanon, Dauphin, York, Berks, Chester, Perry, Cumberland, Schuylkill. We offer Deaf and hard of hearing case management, as well as Licensed, certified American sign Language (ASL) Interpreters and Certified Deaf Interpreters (CDIs) for hire. Rates and scheduling are available by calling 717-917-4676
Elmcroft of Lebanon– When you need a place to live, choose a place where you can really live. A place that cultivates friendship and inspires an adventurous spirit, where caring isn’t only what’s done for you, but something we all do for each other. That’s a real community. That’s an Elmcroft community. Residents in our Senior Living Communities are proud of the independence they maintain while enjoying the security of 24-hour personalized assistance, including a helping hand with day-to-day tasks such as bathing, dressing, and medication monitoring. At Elmcroft, you will enjoy comfortable, secure surroundings that feel just like home, without the hassle of daily chores and upkeep. Also provided with transportation, restaurant style dining, engaging activities, housekeeping and linen services, paid utilities, and a 24-hour emergency call system, each of your needs is met by our caring staff. For more information, or to schedule a tour of our community please call 717.228.0909.
Exact Care Management, LLC. – Exact Care Management is a Supports Coordination Agency with you in mind. We specialize in caring for our consumers in a unique way. At Exact Care Management we believe in putting you the consumer first. Our interest is to enhance your quality of living within your own environment. Exact Care Management (ECM) was created by individuals whose passion and knowledge supports the growing needs of the disabled. The helm of Exact Care Management are registered nurses and healthcare professionals with over two-decades of experience in patient care, case management and needs assessment. Ensuring accurate and clinically significant individual service plans (ISP) and care management instruments (CMI). We listen and promote the voices of the Economically Challenged and Persons with Disabilities to engage them in experiences that will enhance their lives through equal access. The staff at ECM is here to coordinate the exact care you need in order to help you succeed and thrive in your in everyday living. Please contact us at 484-848-8219.
Family First Health | Lebanon Center – Family First Health is a nonprofit, Federally Qualified Health Center that provides accessible, high-quality health care at 7 convenient locations in Lancaster, York, Adams, and Lebanon counties. We strive to improve the health of all the members of the communities we serve. At our Lebanon center, specifically, we offer comprehensive primary medical care and integrated behavioral health, for all ages. Our uniquely qualified team of health care professionals creates and environment that is patient-centered, helping patients to live happier, healthier lives. – 717-356-2222
Fizika Group, LLC/ FizikaFLEX– Fizika is a developer of digital solutions that help vulnerable populations take control of their health. Fizikaflex as a life sustaining program that can help long term care facilities and their residents maintain healthy habits that reduce the risk of infection, cardiovascular disease and cognitive decline.