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BuxMont Senior Services

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Montgomery County

Montgomery County Office on Aging and Adult Services (AAA)
Human Services Center, 1430 DeKalb Street Norristown, PA 19404-0311
Phone: 610-278-3601
Fax: 610-278-3769
Email: jkline@montcopa.org
Website: www.montcopa.org/mcaas
Contact : Joanne O. Kline  MCAAS Executive Director
Montgomery County Resource Directory for Older Adults
Elder Abuse Hotline1-800-734-2020
24-HR EMERGENCY NUMBERS
Elder Abuse Hotline 1-800-734-2020
EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS
AAC CommuniCare 800-829-8279
CENTROL 800-435-7628
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
State Office 717-238-2277
Legal Information 800-262-LAWS
AARP
One Liberty Place1650 Market Street, Suite 675
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 1-866-389-5654 (toll-free)
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 or visit their website http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57324.asp 610-278-3601
DRUG AND ALCOHOL
Information / Intervention 800-221-6333
PACE (Financial help for prescription drugs) 800-225-7223 / 610-278-3601
Montgomery County Drug and Alcohol Office
(Human Services Center)
1430 DeKalb Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Phone: 610-278-3642
Fax: 610-278-3683
Monday – Friday
8:00AM – 4:30PM
http://mhmrda.montcopa.org/mhmrda/cwp/view,a,3,Q,14680.asp
CONSUMER INFORMATION
Consumer Affairs Office:Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection- File a complaint online www.attorneygeneral.gov- the address for mailing completed forms is:Office of the Attorney General

Bureau of Consumer Protection

21 South 12th Street, 2nd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 560-2414
COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
It is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and state and county governments. Through this county-based partnership, Penn State Extension educators, faculty, and local volunteers work together to share unbiased, research-based information with local residents about agriculture, natural resources, healthy communities and public issues.
Penn State Extension
Address: 1015 Bridge Road, Suite H, Collegeville, PA 19426Phone: 610-489-4315

MontgomeryExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

http://extension.psu.edu/montgomery

COUNSELING
List of service agencies http://webapp.montcopa.org/hhsapps/PIH/sco19.asp
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Seniors Guide http://montgomerycountyalive.com/seniors/stateresources.cfm?webname=montcoalive
Montgomery County Visitor and Event Site http://valleyforge.org/visitors/
FOOD, CLOTHING (BASIC NEEDS)
Food http://webapp.montcopa.org/hhsapps/PIH/sba05.asp
Clothing http://webapp.montcopa.org/hhsapps/PIH/sba06.asp
HOMELESS SHELTERS
American Red Cross (southeastern chapter) 215-299-4000
Listing of shelters http://mcaas.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57674.asp In addition to the link above there is limited funding for motel vouchers through Aging and Adult Services. These vouchers are available only for emergency situation when the shelter beds are full throughout the county.
CODE BLUE (Winter Emergencies) and CODE RED (Summer Emergencies):
The Code Blue and the Code Red Plans become effective within Montgomery County during extreme weather conditions. Shelters remain open and expand the number of beds available during a declared emergency. For further information, contact the Montgomery County Office of Aging and Adult Services or the Montgomery County Department of Health through any of their offices.
EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57751.asp
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Montgomery County Assistance Office – 1931 New Hope Street, Norristown, PA Phone: 610-270-3500; 1-877-398-5571

Fax: 610-270-1980

Office hours: Mon. -Friday 8:30AM – 5:00PM

HEALTH
Montgomery County Health Department-102 York Road Willow Grove (215) 784-5415
HEALTH CARE – IN HOME
A+ Home Care www.aplushomecareonline.com 215-453-7131
HOSPITALS / HEALTH CENTERS
Abington Memorial Hospital (Abington) 215-481-6800
Behavior Health Crisis Intervention (Norristown, PA ) 610-270-2000
Bryn Mawr Hospital (Bryn Mawr) 610-526-3000
Central Montgomery Medical Center (Lansdale) 215-368-2100
Chestnut Hill Hospital (Chestnut Hill, PA) 215-753-2000
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA) 215-590-1000
Eagleville Hospital (Eagleville, PA) 610-539-6000
Elkins Park Hospital (Elkins Park) 215-663-6000
Grand View Hospital (Sellersville) 215-453-4000
Holy Redeemer Hospital (Huntingdon Valley) 215-947-3000
Lankenau Hospital (Wynnewood) 610-645-2000
Mercy Suburban Hospital (Norristown) 610-278-2000
Montgomery Hospital (Norristown) 610-270-2000
Norristown State Hospital (Norristown) 610-313-1000
Phoenixville Hospital (Phoenixville, PA) 610-983-1000
Pottstown Memorial Hospital (Pottstown) 610-327-7000
St. Christophers Hospital for Children (Philadelphia, PA ) 215-427-5000
Valley Forge Medical Center (W. Norriton, PA) 610-539-8500
HOUSING
Housing Assistance Agencies http://mcaas.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57667.asp
Subsidized Rental Housing http://www.fairhousingrights.org/
Continuous Care and Retirement Communities http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57688.asp
Assisted Living http://www.yellowbook.com/yellow-pages/?what=assisted+living&where=montgomery+county%2C+pa
Nursing Homes http://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/results.aspx#state=
PA&county=MONTGOMERY&lat=41.2033216&lng=-77.19452469999999&dist=10
INFORMATION AND REFERRAL
Area Agency on Aging 610-278-3601
PA Department of Aging 1-717-783-1549
IMPORTANT TOLL FREE PHONE NUMBERS
http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,45396.asp
NUTRITIONAL SITES / HOME DELIVERED MEALS
Home Delivered Meals http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57352.asp
Meals on Wheels http://www.mowaa.org/findameal
SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)- food stamps www.fns.usda.gov/snap
PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF AGING (PDA) WAIVER PROGRAM-http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57639.asp
SENIOR CENTERS http://mcaas.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,55889.asp
SUPPORT GROUPS
Children of Aging Parents 1-800-227-7294
Alzheimer’s 1-800-272-3900
Family Caregiver Support Program-http://mcaas.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57772.asp
TAX INFORMATION
State Tax Fact Line         1-888-PA-TAXES

Tax Claim Bureau            610-278-1216

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

TOLL FREE NUMBERS AND HOTLINES-http://mcaas.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,45396.asp
TRANSPORTATION
TransNet
ride@suburbantransit.org
215-542-7433 (RIDE)
980 Harvest Drive, Suite 100, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1955
PARATRANSIT (part of SEPTA)
pre-registration required
1234 Market Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3780
(215) 580-7145 or (215) 580-7712 (TTD)
National kidney Foundation Transportation Program
Call HOSPITALS for information on limited transportation
215-923-8611
VETERANS INFORMATION
County Military Affairs
http://mcva.montcopa.org/mcva/cwp/view,a,1485,Q,36660.asp
610-278-3285
Governor’s Veterans outreach Assistance Center 1-800-247-2323
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs http://www.va.gov/
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Foster Grandparents, and more http://www.montcopa.org/mcaas/cwp/view,a,1505,q,57429.asp