Nursing Home Alternatives-Waiver-BSST Area Agency on Aging

AAA - Wellsboro Office

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Waiver Program is an alternative to Nursing Home Care for eligible adults age 60 or older. Many older adults who require the level of care a nursing home provides can now remain in their homes by receiving in-home services through the Waiver Program.
Geographical AreaBradford, Susquehanna, Sullivan, Tioga Counties
Intake ProcedureApplication
Intake RequirementsMonthly income at least $2,200, Financial Resources (like savings, stocks and bonds of $8,000 or less, burial plots are exempt) and already received Medical Assistance Access Card
Additional RequirementsNo cost-sharing or other fees.
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsCitizens age 60 or older, or Medicare beneficiaries of any age.
Languages SpokenEnglish
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Marlea Hoyt
Contact's Position Executive Director
Contact's Phone 570-265-6121
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 48 Plaza Lane
Physical Site City, State, Zip Wellsboro, PA 16901
Mailing Address 1 48 Plaza Lane
Mailing City, State, Zip Wellsboro, PA 16901
Mail Attention To BSST Area on Aging
Main Phone 570-723-0935
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-982-4346
Fax 570-723-0932
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: B/S/S/T Area Agency On Aging
Affiliated Program: AAA - Wellsboro Office
This Service: Nursing Home Alternatives-Waiver-BSST Area Agency on Aging
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home/Community Based Care Waiver Programs (NL-5000.5000-800.30)
Long Term Home Health Care (LT-2800.4500)