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BuxMont Senior Services

imageP.O. Box 184
Silverdale, Pa 18962
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Fax :       215-453-7133
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Bucks County

Bucks County Area Agency on Aging (AAA)
30 East Oakland Avenue
Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: 215-348-0510
Fax: 215-348-9253

Protective Services and TDD
1-800-243-3767

E-mail: aging@co.bucks.pa.us

Website:http://www.buckscounty.org/government/departments/HumanServices/Aging/index.aspx

Contact: Najja R. Orr, Director

Bucks County Resource Directory for Older Adults
This information is a partial listing of resources for older adults and their families,
compiled by the Bucks County Area Agency on Aging, 215-348-0510.

24-HR. EMERGENCY NUMBERS
To report elder abuse or neglect…800-243-3767

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS
AAC CommuniCare………….….800-829-8279
CENTROL…………………….…800-435-7628
Direct Link……………………….215-766-0556
Connect America…………………800-906-0872
Delaware Valley Vital Link………215-887-8600
…………………………..800-338-4825
LIFELINE (Red Cross)…………..800-959-6989
MedScope America Corp…………610-642-9881
Response Ability Systems………..800-685-5252

AARP
State Office………………………717-238-2277
Legal Information……….……..800-262-LAWS

One Liberty Place
1650 Market Street, Suite 675
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 1-866-389-5654 (toll-free)
Fax: (Fax) 215-665-8529
9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday-Friday
member@aarp.org
http://www.aarp.org

ADULT DAY CARE
Call the Area Agency on Aging for a complete listing of providers………………..215-348-0510

DRUG AND ALCOHOL
Information / Intervention…………800-221-6333
PACE (Financial help for prescription drugs)…..…………………..800-225-7223 / 215-348-0510
Project MEDS (Medication Education Designed for Seniors)………………………215-348-0510
Drug and Alcohol Commission….215-773-9313

CONSUMER INFORMATION
Better Business Bureau…………..215-985-9313
Bureau of Consumer Protection….215-348-7442
Commonwealth information……..800-932-0784
Long Term Care Ombudsman..….215-348-0510

COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
Penn State Coop Extension……….215-345-3283

Address
1282 Almshouse Road
Neshaminy Manor Center
Doylestown, PA 18901-2896Phone: 215-345-3283
Fax: 215-343-1653
BucksExt@psu.eduOffice Hours
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
http://extension.psu.edu/bucks

COUNSELING
Area Agency on Aging…………..215-348-0510
Catholic Social Services…………215-945-2550
Behavioral Health Center for Older Adults at
Frankford Bucks Hospital….… 215-949-5411
Family Services Association….….215-538-1616
……….215-345-0550………..…..215-757-6916

COMMUNITY EVENTS
Seniors Guide- http://buckscountyalive.com/seniors/index.cfm?webname=bcalive

Bucks County Visitor and Event Site- http://visitbuckscounty.com/things_to_do/landing.asp

FOOD, CLOTHING
Aid for Friends…215-348-7505 (Central Bucks)
…………….……215-968-3577 (Lower Bucks)
FISH………215-348-7172….…..215-257-7616
Food Stamps…….215-781-3300 (Lower Bucks)
……………………..215-443-3200 (Warminster)
………..1-800-362-1291 (Central/Upper Bucks)

HOMELESS SHELTERS
Emergency Outreach Quakertown, Perkasie, Palisades (EQPP)…………….…..215-536-5676
Homeless Hotline (24 hrs.)….…1-800-810-4434
American Red Cross…………..…215-949-1727

EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING
Career Link………………………215-781-1073
Experience Works (Subsidized Senior Training Program)……………….………..215-348-0510

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Bucks County Assistance Office

1214 Veterans Highway
Bristol, PA 19007-2593
Phone: 215-781-3300
Toll Free: 1-800-362-1291
LIHEAP 215-781-3393or 1-800-616-6481
FAX: 215-781-3438

GOVERNMENT SERVICES CENTER
7321 New Falls Rd., Levittown, PA 19055
Edwina Fluke, Manager
Offices on site: Area Agency on Aging, RSVP, Board of Assessment, Health Department, Military Affairs,W.I.C……….….267-580-3500

HEALTH
AIDS……………..………………215-345-3835
Alzheimer’s…………………….1-800-272-3900
Mental Health/Retardation……….215-442-0760
Bucks Co. Dept. of Health……….215-345-3318

HEALTH CARE – IN HOME
A+ Home Care ……………………215-453-7131

HOSPITALS / HEALTH CENTERS
Doylestown Hospital…………….215-345-2200
Frankford Hospital/Bucks Co……215-949-5000
Grandview Hospital………………215-453-4000
Lower Bucks Hospital………….. 215-785-9200
St. Lukes Quakertown Hospital….215-538-4500
Saint Mary Medical Center………215-710-2000
Abington Memorial Health Center –
Warminster Campus………………215-441-6600
Health and Wellness Center…..….215-918-5500

HOUSING
Bucks County housing Authority (Subsidized Housing)…215-757-0206………215-348-9469 ………………………………….215-721-0331
Weatherization Program (Bucks County Opportunity Council)……………215-529-1663
Housing Rehabilitation Program (Redevelopment Authority)……..215-781-8711
YWCA Senior Shared Housing…215-953-7793

Retirement and 55+ Communities
http://www.ephiladelphiarealestate.com/bucks-county-active-adult.php

Assisted Living
http://www.yellowbook.com/yellow-pages/?what=assisted+living&where=bucks+county%2C+pa

Nursing Homes
http://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/results.aspx#state=PA&county=BUCKS&lat=41.2033216&lng=-77.19452469999999&dist=10&bhcp=1

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL
Area Agency on Aging……..……215-348-0510
PA Department of Aging…..…..1-717-783-1549
Bucks County Free Library (Aging Collection)…
…………………………………….215-348-9081

NUTRITIONAL SITES AND SENIOR CENTERS
Home Delivered Meals…………215-348-0510
Meals on Wheels http://www.mowaa.org/findameal
SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (food stamps) www.fns.usda.gov/snap

SENIOR CENTERS
Benjamin Wilson Senior Center…215-672-8380
Bensalem Senior Citizens Center..215-638-7720
Bristol Township Senior Center…215-785-6322
Central Bucks Senior Center….….215-348-0565
Falls Township Senior Center……215-547-6563
Lower Bucks Senior Activity Center..215-788-9238
Middletown Senior Citizens Center…215-945-2920
Morrisville Senior Center.…..215-295-0567
Neshaminy Senior Center….…….215-355-6967
Pennridge Community Senior Center.215-453-7027
Upper Bucks Senior Citizens Center..215-536-3066

Satellite Centers / No Meals Served
Northampton Twp. Senior Center..215-357-8199
Eastern Upper Bucks Seniors…….610-847-8178

For Address and Contact Information of Senior Centers:
http://www.buckscounty.org/government/departments/humanservices/aging/CommunityCenters.aspx

SUPPORT GROUPS
Children of Aging Parents……..1-800-227-7294
Alzheimer’s…………………….1-800-272-3900
Information on other groups…..…215-348-0510

TAX INFORMATION
Tax/Rent Rebate (PA Department of Revenue)…
……….215-443-2990…………….215-348-0510
Property Tax (Tax Claims Office).215-348-6274
State Tax Fact Line………….1-888-PA-TAXES

TRANSPORTATION
Bucks County Transport (BCT)….215-794-5554
………………………………….1-888-795-0740
Doylestown DART…………….1-866-862-7433
SEPTA…………………….……..215-580-7800
National kidney Foundation Transportation Program……………………….….215-923-8611
Call HOSPITALS for information on limited transportation

VETERANS INFORMATION
County Military Affairs…………..215-345-3307
……………………………………215-949-5800
Governor’s Veterans outreach Assistance Center…………………………..1-800-247-2323
http://www.buckscounty.org/government/departments/CommunityServices/MilitaryAffairs/index.aspx

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
Doylestown……..215-340-1210
Levittown……….215-949-5800