Senior Services

Programs

  • Senior Community Service Employment Program: Places income eligible adults 55+ in on-the-job training at public and non-profit agencies. Participants receive a stipend for 20 hrs/week and provides assistance in obtaining an unsubsidized employment
  • Job Search Assistance: Provides information on job searches, resume writing and access to postings of available jobs
  • Apprise: Counsels 55+ residents on their Medicare/Medicaid insurance choices
  • Assistance Applying for Senior-Focused Programs: Services to seniors include assistance applying for PACE (Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the elderly), Property Tax/ Rent Rebate, Energy Assistance and other information and referral assistance.

Senior Citizens should call 215-765-9040 (Philadelphia Corporation for Aging) for information on:

  • Affordable Housing
  • Assistance filling out forms
  • Information on services in the home
  • Home Repairs
  • Meals/Home-delivered Meals/Food
  • Legal Assistance
  • List of Senior Community Centers

Mayor’s Commission on Aging
Visit: 100 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
Call: 215-686-8453
Website: http://www.phila.gov/aging

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
Visit: Wallace Building, 642 N. Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19130-3049
Website: http://www.pcacares.org

For more information, call 3-1-1 

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