Philadelphia Corporation for Aging produces a broad spectrum of periodical publications and brochures. Click on the links below to access copies of PCA brochures and other publications.

Milestones Newspaper

Milestones provides older adults with news, health tips, activities, and opportunities for involvement. This award-winning tabloid-style print newspaper is published monthly and distributed free at more than 850 locations throughout the city of Philadelphia.

Learn more: Read the current issue; find a distribution location; or learn about advertising in Milestones.

Milestones e-News

This weekly electronic newsletter is for people balancing work, health, and finances, who may also be caring for aging parents. National headlines, local news, features, and resources are provided.

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Annual Report

PCA produces an Annual Report to provide an overview of its accomplishments over the previous year and a forecast of future plans.
PCA Cares 2017-2018 Annual Report

Update Newsletter

Published three times a year, Update is designed to keep professionals in the aging network informed of PCA’s activities and of important developments in the field.

Update Spring 2018 [PDF]

Update Summer 2017 [PDF]

Update Spring 2017 [PDF]

Update Fall 2016 [PDF]

Update Summer 2016 [PDF]

Update Spring 2016 [PDF]

Update Spring 2015 [PDF]

Update Summer 2015 [PDF]

Update Fall 2015 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Newsletter

Published twice a year, this newsletter informs clergy members of important developments and resources for elderly members of their faith communities.

Elder Gatekeeper Summer 2018 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Fall 2017 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Spring 2017 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Fall 2016 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Spring 2016 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Spring 2015 [PDF]

Elder Gatekeeper Fall 2015 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Coalition Bulletin

Published quarterly, this newsletter informs the community of the fundraising and charitable activities of the 20-member Emergency Fund Coalition, which provides emergency assistance for older Philadelphians who have exhausted all other resources.

Emergency Fund Summer 2018 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Winter 2017 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Winter 2016 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Spring 2016  [PDF]

Emergency Fund Fall 2016 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Summer 2016 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Spring 2015 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Summer 2015 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Fall 2015 [PDF]

Emergency Fund Winter 2015 [PDF]

PCA Fact Sheet

This one-page sheet gives a brief overview of older Philadelphians and the services PCA provides to help them remain independent.

PCA Fact Sheet [PDF]

PCA’s Service Brochures

PCA publishes more than two dozen brochures which describe its services and programs.

View all Service Brochures 

Heat Tips

This publication offers information about the symptoms of overheating and recommends preventive measures.

Heat Tips Brochure [PDF]

To request printed copies of publications, contact: PCA Communications Department at 215-765-9000, ext. 5086


Milestones eNews

For seniors and those who care for them

PCA News Bulletin

For professionals in the field of aging