Carbon County Area Agency on Aging


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United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
General Information
Description of AgencyProvide local services, act as advocates, and generally assist older citizens to remain active in their communities. They operate under guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging.

Specific services include Advocacy, APPRISE counseling (Medicare insurance counseling), Information and Referral on the programs available for older adults, Older Adult Protective Services, Care Management, Options Services that include In Home Meals, Adult Daycare and Personal Care, Family Care Giver support program, Grand parenting Support Program, Senior Center services which includes a hot meal, Personal Emergency Response Systems, Legal Services to obtain a Power of Attorney, Simple will and/or advanced directives, Person Centered Counseling, Nursing Home Transition and emergent services. Services are available to assist older Adults remain in their own homes for as long as possible.
LocationCarbon
Geographic AreaCarbon
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone610-824-7830
Contact's Emailccaging2@ptd.net
Physical Site Address 1401 Delaware Avenue
Physical Site Address 2Third Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipPalmerton, PA 18071
Main Phone610-824-7830
Emergency/After Hours Phone800-441-1315
Fax610-824-7836
Emailccaging2@ptd.net
Web Addresswww.carboncounty.com/aging.htm
 
Director Information
Director's NameSusan Ziegler
Director's PositionActing Director
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Carbon County Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Programs: Apprise - Carbon County
Carbon County Area Agency on Aging
Jim Thorpe/Penn-Kidder Senior Center
Lehighton Senior Center
Palmerton Senior Center
Panther Valley Senior Center
Weatherly Senior Center
Affiliated Services: Apprise - Carbon County
Carbon County Area Agency on Aging
Carbon County Area Agency on Aging- Farmers Market Nutrition Program
Jim Thorpe/Penn-Kidder Senior Center
Lehighton Senior Center
Palmerton Senior Center
Panther Valley Senior Center
Weatherly Senior Center