Resources & Benefits

  1. Continuing Care Retirement Communities

    Continuing care retirement communities are usually groupings of independent housing units, such as cottages or apartments, that offer a variety of services.

  2. Fact Sheet for Low Income Beneficiaries (PDF)

    Get the facts about low income beneficiaries.

  3. How to Select a Facility

    Use these important links when you're ready to select a long term living facility.

  4. Medical Evaluation Form MA-51 (PDF)

    Print out this medical evaluation form and fill it out at your own pace.

  5. Nursing Facilities

    Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health to provide skilled care services, rehabilitative services or other health services to individuals who do not require the care and treatment of an acute-care hospital.

  6. PASRR (PDF)

    The PASRR-ID form must be completed for all individuals applying for admission to an MA-certified nursing facility.

  7. Personal Care Homes

    Homes licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare to provide a variety of services, but not services that require an RN or licensed medical staff.

  8. Resources

    View resources available to you through the Office of Aging.

  9. Resource Links

    Utilize these external links in your quest for senior resources.

  10. Waiver Participant Info Pack

    Take a look at the following programs for helping independent seniors stay independent.

  11. Finding Affordable Housing

    Find help with searching for and locating affordable housing.