|Description of Agency||ElderNet of Lower Merion and Narberth is a nonprofit organization begun in 1976 by representatives of community, religious and governmental groups. ElderNet's volunteer services are targeted towards frail older or younger disabled persons with low or moderate income who live in Lower Merion or Narberth.
ElderNet helps older neighbors remain independent and provides a variety of free, practical services so they have access to health care and an improved quality of life. ElderNet also gives information to older people who need special kinds of help, such as housing, nursing care, or emergency assistance.
ElderNet is staffed by professional social workers and trained volunteers. ElderNet receives funds from community residents, from Montgomery County Office on Aging, Lower Merion Township, the Borough of Narberth, foundations, and, businesses, churches, synagogues and other groups.