Aging Network & Referral Sources Invited to Free Long-Term Care Community Orientation on April 28 (Philadelphia Corporation for Aging – PCA)
PCA will host a Long-Term Care (LTC) Community Orientation for social workers and aging care providers on Tuesday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its office on 642 N. Broad St. Professionals working with older adults through hospitals, home health agencies, nursing homes, senior centers and community-based organizations are invited. The orientation will include presentations about PCA’s LTC programs, services through the Aging Waiver Program, Living Independently for Elders (LIFE) Programs, and a County Assistance Office update. The Aging Waiver Program, the largest of PCA’s home- and community-based service programs, does not have a waiting list. Older adults, age 60-plus, must be eligible financially and determined to have a nursing facility level of care to receive services at home through the Aging Waiver. To attend this free orientation, RSVP by April 23 to Christine Marro at 215-765-9000, ext. 3302 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: lunch is not included and public transportation is highly recommended, as parking is limited in the area.