Aging

Pennsylvania Expanding Community-Based Services for Seniors, Veterans, People with Disabilities

Pennsylvania has received $20 million in federal funding from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to continue the Money Follows the Person (MFP)...

Spending Time With Pets can Help with Feeling Lonely

Social Isolation is becoming an increasingly common issue, with 1 in 5 Americans reporting they feel lonely. Sadly, seniors are especially vulnerable to these feelings. In...

Aging Parent Conference in Reading

State Senator Judy Schwank (D-Berks) is again hosting a free Aging Parent Conference on Sept. 5, 2019, at Muhlenberg Middle School, 801 E Bellevue...

AARP Now Recruiting Pennsylvania Volunteers For AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has kicked off volunteer recruitment in Pennsylvania for its Tax-Aide program.  The foundation is looking to expand its team of volunteers statewide...

Hotline Now Available to Assist Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

House Children and Youth Committee Chairman Karen Boback (R- Lackawanna/ Luzerne/Wyoming) announced the creation of a new hotline to help grandparents raising grandchildren access...

AARP at Philadelphia Festival and Concert Series

AARP Pennsylvania is in your community to learn about the issues that impact the 50+. Meet AARP staff and volunteers and tell us about...

Pennsylvania Lottery Sales and Profits Hit New Record; Proceeds to Benefit...

The Pennsylvania Lottery sold a record of more than $4.5 billion in games in the 2018-19 fiscal year, from which it generated a record...

Pennsylvania Council on Aging Endorses Governor Wolf’s Restore PA Initiative

The Pennsylvania Council on Aging (PCoA) unanimously voted to support the Restore Pennsylvania plan to address critical infrastructure needs across the state. The meeting...

Auditor General: State Improves Nursing Home Oversight, But Action Needed Now...

In a special report following up on his 2016 audit of oversight of nursing homes by the state Department of Health, Auditor General Eugene...

AARP Pennsylvania To Host Veteran Resource Fair Philadelphia

AARP Pennsylvania is partnering with community organizations to host a Veteran Resource Fair July 11 to provide resources and assistance to veterans and their families. Attendees will hear...

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