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Programs that provide support for individuals with disabilities who need assistance with routine activities in or outside their homes.

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Accucare Home Nursing - Home Nursing (Broomall)AccuCare Home Nursing is a full service home health care company. All of our care givers are pre-screened and we are licensed, insured and bonded. Our specialties include companionship, personal care and hygiene, special needs, light housekeeping, meal preparation and laundry.DelawareAccucare Home Nursing (Broomall)Accucare Home Nursing
Cerebral Palsy Association - Community Service ProgramCommunity Service Program for Persons with Physical Disabilities (CSPPPD) offers supportive services for older adults under 60 seeking long term independent living. Services Include: - Daily living services - Community integration - Personal Emergency Response Systems\\ - Home modifications - Transportation - Supports CoordinationChester*Main Site (The Cerebral Palsy Association of Chester County)Cerebral Palsy Association of Chester County
Community Care Center of the Northeast - Homemakers/CompanionsThese trained professionals can assist with meal preparation, provide companionship, perform light housekeeping, do laundry and go food shopping.PhiladelphiaCommunity Care Center of the Northeast - Philadelphia; Northeast PhiladelphiaCommunity Care Center of the Northeast
Community Care Center of the Northeast - Neighbor LinkNeighbor Link is a Community Care membership program available to ambulatory older, physically or intellectually disabled individuals who live in Northeast Philadelphia. Services include transportation; Ask a Nurse program; free installation and 15% off monthly services of a home medical alert system; 10% off all home health, respite and short procedure services.PhiladelphiaCommunity Care Center of the Northeast - Philadelphia; Northeast PhiladelphiaCommunity Care Center of the Northeast
Community Living and Support Services (CLASS) - Attendant CareProvides non-medical assistance with activities of daily living and community support for adults and seniors. Services include: Personal Care (bathing, grooming, dressing) Walking, moving, and transferring (including safe use of wheelchairs, walkers, or lifts) Basic exercise Meal Preparation, assistance with eating, and selecting nutritious foods Light Housekeeping & Laundry Shopping and Errands Medication RemindersAlleghenyCommunity Living and Support Services (CLASS)Community Living and Support Services (CLASS)
Community Resources for Independence - Attendant Care - IndianaThe Attendant Care Program allows individuals to remain in their home and community rather than in an institution, and to receive assistance with carrying out activities of daily living, self-care, and mobility. An individual can receive assistance with services such as personal hygiene, transferring in and out of a wheelchair, meal preparation and eating, as well as household chores such as laundry and light cleaning. The Attendant Care Program is designed to assure that the consumer achieves and maintains independence. The consumer hires, trains, manages, and if necessary, dismisses the personal care attendant. Training and/or assistance is available in any area of attendant care management the consumer requests.IndianaCommunity Resources for Independence - IndianaCommunity Resources for Independence
Community Resources for Independence - Attendant Care - SomersetThe Attendant Care Program allows individuals to remain in their home and community rather than in an institution, and to receive assistance with carrying out activities of daily living, self-care, and mobility. An individual can receive assistance with services such as personal hygiene, transferring in and out of a wheelchair, meal preparation and eating, as well as household chores such as laundry and light cleaning. The Attendant Care Program is designed to assure that the consumer achieves and maintains independence. The consumer hires, trains, manages, and if necessary, dismisses the personal care attendant. Training and/or assistance is available in any area of attendant care management the consumer requests.SomersetCommunity Resources for Independence - SomersetCommunity Resources for Independence
Community Resources for Independence - Attendant Care - WestmorelandThe Attendant Care Program allows individuals to remain in their home and community rather than in an institution, and to receive assistance with carrying out activities of daily living, self-care, and mobility. An individual can receive assistance with services such as personal hygiene, transferring in and out of a wheelchair, meal preparation and eating, as well as household chores such as laundry and light cleaning. The Attendant Care Program is designed to assure that the consumer achieves and maintains independence. The consumer hires, trains, manages, and if necessary, dismisses the personal care attendant. Training and/or assistance is available in any area of attendant care management the consumer requests.WestmorelandCommunity Resources for Independence - WestmorelandCommunity Resources for Independence
Community Resources for Independence (CRI) - Attendant CareThe Attendant Care Program allows individuals to remain in their home and community rather than in an institution, and to receive assistance with carrying out activities of daily living, self-care, and mobility. An individual can receive assistance with services such as personal hygiene, transferring in and out of a wheelchair, meal preparation and eating, as well as household chores such as laundry and light cleaning. The Attendant Care Program is designed to assure that the consumer achieves and maintains independence. The consumer hires, trains, manages, and if necessary, dismisses the personal care attendant. Training and/or assistance is available in any area of attendant care management the consumer requests.MercerCommunity Resources for Independence, HermitageCommunity Resources for Independence
Compass Community Connections - Support ServicesProgram of support for families with an individual member who has a disability: - Helps families manage budgets to meet unique needs of their loved one and to understand the concept of self-determination. - Program allows families to have a role in the process and managing schedules based on family needs. - Also work with contractors and vendors to secure bids and complete work for home and vehicle modifications or adaptive appliances and equipment.MifflinCompass Community ConnectionsCompass Community Connections
Erie Home for Children and Adults (EHCA) - Options ProgramThis program is designed to support families who chose to care for their loved ones with disabilities at home. Options provides one-on-one staffing to assist individuals to learn new skills, gain independence, make friends, and participate more fully in their local communities.ErieErie Home for Children and Adults (EHCA) - Professional Building OfficeErie Home for Children and Adults (EHCA)
Fulton County Partnership - Persons with Diasabilites Transportationprovides transportation for those while disabilities for a fare.FultonFulton County Partnership - ProgramFulton County Partnership
Golden Wheels Companions - Therapeutic Non-Medical CompanionsAvailable at Assisted Living Facilities, Senior Centers, Outings, Retirement Communities or in Your Own Home. Our Innovative Concept of keeping the Client Active thru mental and physical stimulation is key during the aging process. We help the Elderly to go thru their Golden Years with Dignity, Compassion and Understanding. Golden Wheels is the next best thing to "You Being there". Relax knowing that the Best Possible care is now available to youMontgomeryGolden Wheels Companions - Montgomery; Blue BellGolden Wheels Companions
Hands From the HeartProvides comprehensive non-medical homecare and personal care assistance. Provides: - Personal Care - Companionship Services - Assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) - Respite Care - Stroke Recovery Assistance - Dementia CareMontgomeryHands From the HeartHands From the Heart
Home and Community Based ServicesRespite Care, Companionship, Transportation, Attendant Care, Assisting with activities of daily living, day program for adults with intellectual disabilities , community participation (CPS)/day program for adults with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. Hours: Depends on the individual needs of clients; 24/7 Service also available.DauphinCT Home Care ServicesCT Home Care Services
Home Care Services - CarlisleVisiting Angels provides in-home non-medical care for older adults and seniors. We utilize a skilled staff of CNA's, LPN's, and RN's. Consultations are free. Some of the services provided include: * Grooming Assistance * Dressing Assistance * Walking Assistance * Meal Preparation/Diet Monitoring * Light Housekeeping * Errands and Shopping * Medication Reminders * Joyful Companionship * Care is Available Monrings, Mid-Day, and Evenings * Temporary or Long Term Care is Available * Weekends and Holiday Care is Available * Respite Care for Family Caregivers * 24 Hour Care is AvailableCumberlandVisiting Angels of Adams, Franklin and Cumberland CountiesVisiting Angels
Home Care Services - ChambersburgVisiting Angels provides in-home non-medical care for older adults and seniors. We utilize a skilled staff of CNA's, LPN's, and RN's. Consultations are free. Some of the services provided include: * Grooming Assistance * Dressing Assistance * Walking Assistance * Meal Preparation/Diet Monitoring * Light Housekeeping * Errands and Shopping * Medication Reminders * Joyful Companionship * Care is Available Mornings, Mid-Day, and Evenings * Temporary or Long Term Care is Available * Weekends and Holiday Care is Available * Respite Care for Family Caregivers * 24 Hour Care is AvailableFranklinVisiting Angels of Adams, Franklin and Cumberland CountiesVisiting Angels
Home Care Services - GettysburgVisiting Angels provides in-home non-medical care for older adults and seniors. We utilize a skilled staff of CNA's, LPN's, and RN's. Consultations are free. Some of the services provided include: * Grooming Assistance * Dressing Assistance * Walking Assistance * Meal Preparation/Diet Monitoring * Light Housekeeping * Errands and Shopping * Medication Reminders * Joyful Companionship * Care is Available Monrings, Mid-Day, and Evenings * Temporary or Long Term Care is Available * Weekends and Holiday Care is Available * Respite Care for Family Caregivers * 24 Hour Care is AvailableAdamsVisiting Angels of Adams, Franklin and Cumberland CountiesVisiting Angels
Home Nursing Agency Pediatric Home Connection, 154 Lakemont Park Boulevard Altoona OfficePediatric Home Connection provides home nursing care for medically fragile children from 4-16 hours per day. This care is provided so that parents can sleep, work or got to school. Our qualified and specialized nursing staff is competent in ventilators, tube feedings, IV therapy and medication administration. Each child in Pediatric Home Connection has specific and specialized needs requiring an individualized plan of care. As a specialty service of Home Nursing Agency, Pediatric Home Connection also has an extensive network of resources and offers a wide range of additional services for children living with a chronic and/or life-limiting condition. Children from birth to 21 years old can receive physical, occupational and speech therapy.BlairHome Nursing Agency 154 Lakemont Park Boulevard Altoona PA OfficeHome Nursing Agency
In-Home & Community SupportHome & Community Services are direct services provided in private residences and community settings to protect the health and welfare of individuals and in acquiring, maintaining, and improving self-help, domestic, socialization, and adaptive skills. Hours of service are based on available funding of the individual.FranklinARC of Franklin/Fulton CountiesARC of Franklin/Fulton Counties
Lancaster County Office of AgingOffers a wide range of support services to older Lancaster County residents with the goal of allowing them to maintain their independence and self-sufficiency. Most services available to persons ages 60 and over, except for the 55+ Job Bank, Job Bank Workshop and Senior Community Services Employment Program which begins at age 55 and older. Domiciliary Care, long term Care Assessments and Caregiver Support Program available for persons 18 years and older. Services for 60 years and older: -Older Adult Daily Living Centers provided for persons with functional disabilities. Also provides daytime respite care to caregivers. Nursing services and mid-day meal are provided. Contracts with Landis Homes, Lancaster Generations, Masonic Homes, Moravian Center and Garden Spot Village to provide these services. -Home Delivered Meals - Work in cooperation with Meals on Wheels and other sources for homebound elderly persons -Emergency Fuel Assistance is provided as a last resort after a caseworker has assessed all other options. -Respite Care gives caregiver relief -Information & Referral assists persons to identify their needs, link them to appropriate services, and to share up-to-date information on issues affecting older persons. The Transportation Specialist, is also part of the I & R unit -Lawyer Referral Program for the Elderly: Clients are referred to participating attorneys who will offer advice on a broad range of legal issues. Initial 1/2 hour consultation is $5; Fees need to be discussed with the attorney for consultation over a half hour -Ombudsman Program investigates patient care concerns about nursing homes, personal care homes, and home health agencies -Protective Services: Intensive casework for persons who are abused, exploited, neglected, abandoned or who are unable to carry out activities of daily living due to mental or physical impairment, which is placing them at risk of imminent harm - Property Tax and Rent Rebate forms are available with assistance to complete them also available - Senior Centers offer noon meals and a variety of activities in the following county areas: Columbia, Elizabethtown, Lancaster, Lititz, Millersville, Quarryville and Reinholds - Flu Shots are usually offered in the Fall at the Senior Centers - Transportation to medical appointments and senior centers using Red Rose Access for those who are eligible - offers Health and Wellness Programs to promote healthier lifestyles Programs for persons ages 18 and over: - Domiciliary Care offers protected community living arrangements for persons needing personal care and ongoing supervision. - Long Term Care Unit provides assessments to determine the most appropriate level of care for those needing financial aid for nursing, personal care, and domiciliary care homes. Intensive in-home services available for eligible persons who are at a nursing home level of care and have sufficient informal support. - Caregiver Support Program - Casework services and financial assistance with caregiving expenses for persons caring for individuals who are over 60 and are functionally dependent (requiring constant supervision) or between the ages of 18-59 with chronic dementia. Also offers assistance for grandparents who are the primary caregivers for grandchildren under the age of 18. The Office of Aging can provide the following lists via mail, email or on the website: - Beauticians who provide services in the client's home - Cleaning services - Non-medical companion services - Pharmacies who deliver - Lancaster County nursing homes - Lancaster County personal care homes - Grocers who will deliver - Respite care facilities - Senior Center list - Low income housing - Benefits for low income older adults - Continuing care retirement communities - Personal emergency response company list - Home health agencies - Caregiver resources: support groups, websites, hotlines - Low-cost medical and dental services Newsletter: Prime Time; Contact: Information and Referral Supervisor to be added to the mailing list Volunteer Opportunities include: - Providing socialization for older persons through regular visits and phone calls - Assist a senior with a household task on an ongoing basis - Volunteer as part of a group for a one-time project - Assist agency staff with a variety of tasks including filing, data entry and mailings - Become a volunteer in a specialized program such as APPRISE, Volunteer Ombudsman or Senior GamesLancasterLancaster County Office of AgingLancaster County Office of Aging
Melmark - Adult ProgramsThe Meadows at Melmark is an innovative, work-centered program for adults with mild-to-moderate disabilities. Participants live with friends in staff-supervised, single-family homes, or in the community with their families. They perform creative, fulfilling work while enjoying a full range of social, recreational, and athletic activities. Adult Day Workshops provide services for adults with moderate-to-profound developmental and physical disabilities, based on individuals’ needs and abilities. For adults with lower cognitive levels or those who are non-ambulatory, activities include multi-sensory stimulation, massage therapy, hand-over-hand training, and personal assistance. Chester*Main Site (Melmark)Melmark
Multiple Sclerosis Service Society of CLASSIndependent of other Multiple Sclerosis organizations, CLASS currently offers residential services, community skills training, vocational programs, attendant care services, outreach, and advocacy to residents of western Pennsylvania living with Multiple Sclerosis. Programs and Services of Multiple Sclerosis Service Society (MSSS) include: Muliple Sclerosis Exercise and Support Program (MSES) Under a doctor’s direction, MSES staff provide instructional range of motion exercises, equipment, and assistive living device evaluations, and emotional support in the home. The staff also educate clients about adaptive and durable medical equipment, a home exercise program, and safety concerns. Services are available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies The MSSS is a full service provider of medical equipment and supplies. This includes sales, services, and rentals with free delivery in your area. Participants discuss their needs with experienced staff who recommend medical equipment and supplies. Information And Referral This program is designed to help individuals in making the necessary emotional, social, and economic adjustments to their lifestyle. The MSSS offers community education through Information and Referral. View some of the Helpful Links. Social And Recreational Activities The MSSS helps to fund ten social clubs/support groups throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania. Most clubs meet monthly and plan various activities throughout the year. Download the most recent schedule for the Support/Social Clubs here. Community Education Key staff members are available for public speaking engagements to educate the community about MS and its implication as well as the services offered through MSSS. A newsletter, “The Voice” is done three times per year from CLASS to highlight clients, programs and upcoming events for all programs and divisions of CLASS. Lending Library Informative articles are mailed and recent books and videos on MS may be borrowed from the MSSS office. AlleghenyCommunity Living and Support Services (CLASS)Community Living and Support Services (CLASS)
Office of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging) - Main Office - Attendant CareThe Attendant Care Program provides in-home personal care services to help mentally alert, physically disabled persons who cannot perform daily living tasks by themselves to remain independent in their own homes.ElkOffice of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging) - Main OfficeOffice of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging)
Personal Care HomePersonal care services include: -Bathing and personal hygiene -Mobility assistance -Medication supervision -Scheduling of medical appointments and transportation -Home-cooked meals including the preparation of special nutritional requirements or diets -Housekeeping -Laundry and linens Specialized medical services are also a part of the personal care services. Heritage Hills also provides 24 hour nursing on-call support and supervision as well.FranklinHeritage Hills Retirement CommunityHeritage Hills Retirement Community
Schuylkill County Office of Senior ServicesOffers a wide range of support services to Schuylkill County residents 60 years of age or older with the goal of allowing them to maintain their independence and self-sufficiency. Aging services include: information and referral, care management, caregiver support, pre-admission assessment, placement services, protective services, outreach, senior center services at five sites, transportation, home delivered meals, adult day care, legal services, ombudsmen, employment, home care services, health insurance information and assistance, volunteer services.SchuylkillSchuylkill County Office of Senior ServicesSchuylkill County Office of Senior Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - Blue BellService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicineMontgomerySoutheastern Home Health Services - Montgomery; Blue BellSoutheastern Home Health Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - BristolService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicineBucksBucks County - Bristol (Southeastern Home Health Services)Southeastern Home Health Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - ColmarService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicineMontgomeryMontgomery County - Colmar (Southeastern Home Health Services)Southeastern Home Health Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - DowningtownService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicineChesterChester County - Downingtown (Southeastern Home Health Services)Southeastern Home Health Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - PennsburgService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicineMontgomeryMontgomery County - Pennsburg (Southeastern Home Health Services)Southeastern Home Health Services
Southeastern Home Health Services - Geriatric Care Management - PhiladelphiaService include: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Disease Management Programs Intensive Nursing Management Medication Reconciliation Medication Management Geriatric Nutritional Assessment Geriatric Depression Screening Rehabilitation Team Tele-Health and Tele-MedicinePhiladelphiaPhiladelphia (Southeastern Home Health Services)Southeastern Home Health Services
UDS - Independent Living Services - In-Home Personal CareProvision of non-medical, in-home personal care that enables people with disabilities including veterans and the elderly to live in their own home community rather than in an institution. Services provided include: - Personal assistance - Bathing/dressing assistance - Meal planning/preparation - Laundry/light housekeeping - Medication reminders - Shopping/errands - Night supervision - Respite for caregiver LancasterUDS - Independent Living Services - In-Home Personal CareUDS Foundation
Village Square - Personal Care HousingPersonal Care Facility operated 24/7. Offers services for personal care needs; bathing, dressing, activities of daily living- health care management for medical needs and medication administration. Transportation and activities programs are available. Meals provided for dietary needs. Beauty shop, Banking, and fitness area available on site. Physician services available on campus, security on campus. Chaplins on staff and behavioral care needs available on campus 2x's per week, laundry and housekeeping services and rehabilitation and podiatry services are also available.FranklinBrookview at Menno HavenMenno Haven, Inc.

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