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    Programs that provide care on an ambulatory self-care basis for veterans who are limited by age or illness and are not in need of acute hospitalization or skilled nursing services in situations where care in a home setting is either not available or unsuitable.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Coatesville VA Medical CenterServices include: - Community Living Center: Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Dementia Care Behavioral Health Specialized unit for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Homeless Domiciliary Care Unit Drug and Alcohol Domiciliary Respite Hospice and palliative care - Physical Rehabilitation Program - Dental care - Day treatment program - Research programs - Primary Care - Urgent Care Operates a satellite clinic in Springfield, PA that primarily offers a Community Based outpatient clinic (primary and mental health care)ChesterDepartment of Veterans Affairs Medical Center - CoatesvilleUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs
    Help Philadelphia - Lural Lee Blevin Veterans Center & Help Philadelphia V Veterans Housing37 apartments for low-income seniors with a preference for veterans. Twelve of the housing units are for homeless veterans. The Veterans Center also offers on-site services by HELP USA, like healthcare, counseling, and employment opportunities. PhiladelphiaHELP USA - Philadelphia; PAHELP USA
    Impact Services Corporation - Veterans ServicesProvides supportive transitional and permanent housing for homeless veterans. Also serves homeless veterans with dual diagnoses (mental health and drug/alcohol addiction).PhiladelphiaImpact Services - Philadelphia; KensingtonImpact Services Corporation
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran AffairsThe Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs provides resources and assistance to Pennsylvania's one million veterans and their families, and provides quality care for aging and disabled veterans. The Department also prepares and deploys the Pennsylvania National Guard for worldwide combat and combat support operations and provides trained personnel to state and local authorities in times of natural disaster or civil strife. It provides financial assistance, in the form of grants, to eligible Pennsylvania service members and their eligible family members through the Pennsylvania Military Family Relief Assistance Program (PA MFRAP). The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care.LebanonPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran AffairsPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home SystemPennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care. There is no distinction in eligibility for, or in the manner of, providing any applicant services provided by, or through, the Pennsylvania State Veterans Homes. All Pennsylvania State Veterans Homes are available without distinction to all residents and visitors; regardless of race, color, national origin, religious creed, age, sex, ancestry or handicap. All persons and organizations that have occasion to refer residents for admission are to do so without regard to the resident's race, color, national origin, religious creed, age, sex, ancestry or handicap. In recognition of our position as a health care provider, effective September 1, 2009, our six state Veterans’ Homes will be smoke free. Smoking cessation programs will be offered by the homes. Please feel free to contact them for assistance.LebanonPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home SystemPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Delaware Valley Veterans HomePennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care. The Delaware Valley Veterans Home was dedicated on November 1, 2002 and is the commonwealth's sixth and newest veterans home operated by the PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. Our facility serves 171 veterans and their eligible spouses in a caring and home-like setting. It is a spacious facility with skylights and large windows throughout the building. We are located just minutes from I-95 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Northeast Philadelphia at the border of Bucks County. The home offers a rural setting despite its city location with meadow and woodland views all around. Adding to the tranquil setting are the frequent sightings of deer, hawks and a variety of other wildlife. Our facility includes many amenities, such as, Canteen, a large Community Room for activities, Library, Barber Shop, Beautician and Chapel. We have two fulltime Physicians on staff and a team of RN's, LPN's and CNA's on each shift providing around the clock continuity of care for each resident. We are a smoke-free environment. We welcome visitors and offer tours Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Please do not hesitate to call our admissions representatives for more information.PhiladelphiaPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Delaware Valley Veterans HomePennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Gino J. Merli Veterans CenterThe 196-bed Gino J. Merli Veterans Center provides a broad spectrum of health care and related services to those commonwealth veterans and their eligible spouses who are disabled, chronically ill, or in need of specialized care. We assist residents in functioning independently and at their optimal level. Most importantly, all residents are treated with respect and dignity. Our facility includes a chapel, pharmacy, barber and beautician services, dining rooms, and a multi-purpose room for large gatherings. Outdoor areas include a courtyard with a covered pavilion and a 'victory' garden area where residents plant flowers and vegetables. Our staff considers it a privilege to serve those who served their country. We extend an invitation to all interested persons to visit the Center and witness the first-class care which we provide.LackawannaPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Gino J. Merli Veterans CenterPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Hollidaysburg Veterans HomePennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care. "We care for our veterans" is not only the philosophy of the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, it is our commitment to serving the current health care requirements of those veterans and their spouses. Furthermore, we remain diligent in planning for anticipated needs of an aging veteran population that will require improved and innovative services. Our dedicated staff provides services that range from medical care and rehabilitative programs to housekeeping and 24-hour security. Therefore, Hollidaysburg is a true "veterans' community" designed specifically with the commonwealth's veterans of the armed services and their spouses as its focus. This perspective of community and the home's history of professional care prompt us to remain confident about the future quality of life for our veterans. Our staff is ever mindful of our mission and we consider it a privilege to serve those who served their country in time of need. We extend an invitation to all interested persons to visit Hollidaysburg Veterans Home and witness the first-class care available to our deserving veteran residents.BlairPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Hollidaysburg Veterans HomePennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' HomePennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care. The residents, staff, and volunteers of the Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' Home extend a warm welcome to you. Our home is situated on 26 pastoral acres overlooking Lake Erie and is steeped in history. Remodeled and modernized, our home provides state-of-the-art care and treatment in a homelike atmosphere. A little-known fact is that spouses of veterans are eligible for admission. Merchant Marines with "oceangoing" service between December 1941 and August 1945 and veterans of the Pennsylvania National Guard are also eligible for admission. Please contact us if you would like a personal tour of our home or if you would like to volunteer.EriePennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' HomePennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System, Southeastern Veterans Center - Veterans HomesChesterPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home SystemPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System, Southeastern Veterans Center - Volunteer OpportunitiesThe Southeastern Veterans Center is currently recruiting volunteers to serve the needs of the veterans in the center. Volunteers show our residents that someone still cares about them and they are regarded as real friends who prove that the residents are not alone. Here are some of the ways you can help: - Assisting with Center activities - Assisting on field trips - Visiting with residents - Escorting wheelchair-bound residents - Distributing mail - Assisting residents at mealtime - Providing musical entertainmentChesterPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home SystemPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Southwestern Veterans CenterPennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state. The level of care provided includes personal care, skilled nursing care, domicilliary care, and dementia care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care. The Southwestern Veterans Center provides a broad spectrum of health care and related services to veterans who are disabled, chronically ill, or in need of specialized care. The center serves 236 veterans and spouses; 160 beds with full nursing care, 44 beds for residents with Dementia/Alzheimer's disease, and 32 beds for veterans needing minimal care. Our focus is to assist veterans in functioning independently and at their optimal levels within the limitations of their illnesses. Our specialized services include a chapel, pharmacy, canteen, barber and beautician services, dining rooms, library, and a multi-purpose room for large gatherings. We also participate in the HealthNet System, which provides a telecommunications link between the center and medical experts throughout the state. The staff at SWVC is ever mindful of our mission and considers it a privilege to serve those who served their country. We extend an invitation to all interested persons to visit us and witness the first-class care available.AlleghenyPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, State Veterans Home System - Southwestern Veterans CenterPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education CenterPVMSEC's services include: - The Perimeter - A day service center for homeless veterans providing meals, showers, haircuts, and laundry facilities. LZII - A 95 bed transitional housing facility for homeless male veterans. - Mary E. Walker House - A 30 bed transitional housing facility for homeless female veterans. Subsidized HUD/OSH Permanent Housing - 40 Units provided for homeless Veterans. - Community Based Outreach Clinic (CBOC) - Present daily at PVMSEC's onsite CBOC is a mental health team, which includes a Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Registered Nurse, Social Worker, and Individual and group PTSD counseling. On regularly scheduled days, medical assessments, with appropriate treatment, medical prescriptions, as well as primary care services are provided to the veterans. - Computer Applications Training - A comprehensive computer class teaching veterans Microsoft Office, internet, and Email. - Computer Repair Training - An intense course preparing veterans to become A+ certified (an entry level certification for information technology positions). - Job Development/Case Management - Dedicated to finding veterans employment. Interview techniques, resume assistance, job search, financial and household budget skills, and life skills workshops are provided. - Veteran Benefits Counseling - A Veteran Service Officer is available to those veterans filing claims with the VA. The claims are hand delivered to the VA Regional Office and the Veteran Service Officer is able to monitor the progress of the claims with access to the VA computer system.ChesterOperating Base CeciliaPhiladelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education Center
    Support Homeless Veterans - Veteran Affordable HousingVeteran Affordable Housing provides low income group housing for veterans of the armed forces. The service distributes food, clothing, and hygiene products to veterans on a monthly basis and provides on-site case management and nursing as needed. Services available include: - Counseling - Cable TV - Wifi - Utilities Eligibility Criteria: - Honorable or general discharge from military - Must have a fixed income or steady employment - Must be a team player - Must be clean and sober for at least 90 daysMontgomerySupport Homeless Veterans, Inc - Montgomery; GlensideSupport Homeless Veterans
    Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center - Coatesville - Housing/Homeless ServicesThe Coatesville VA Medical Center provides solutions to housing issues experienced by veterans. Housing Options Include: - Community Living Center is a nursing home for eligible veterans - Fresh Start and LZ II are two transitional residences for homeless male veterans - Mary E. Walker House is a transitional residence for homeless female veterans - Independence Hall-4A is a transitional residence for veterans with severe mental illnessChesterVeterans Affairs VA Medical Center - CoatesvilleUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration
    Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - HJ Heinz Campus: Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans ProgramThe VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's H.J. Heinz campus Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans (HCHV) Program provides services that enable homeless veterans to achieve and maintain the highest level of health, as well as social and independent functioning in the community. The HCHV program continually strives to build new, and strengthen existing relationships with community agencies. The HCHV program views the collaboration between VA and community homeless providers as a vital component of our services. It is our policy to provide services in a variety of community settings. Referrals from community agencies are welcome. The H.J. Heinz campus’ Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans Program offers:
    • Health Services,
    • Benefits Services,
    • Outreach Services,
    • Vocational Services,
    • Residential Contract Program,
    • Case management in Housing.
    See also: United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans Program: Health Care
    AlleghenyVA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration

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