Elderly

Brookdale Bloomsburg

 420 Shaffer Rd, Bloomsburg PA, 17815

www.brookdale.com/communities/emeritus-bloomsburg/ Tel: (570) 205 -9825

Offers many services including: Independent living, Assisted living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing, Home Health Services and Long Term Care Services

Columbia/Montour Aging Office

702 Sawmill Road, Suite 201 Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Mon-Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during office hours: Tel: (570) 784 -9272

After office hours: Tel:  (570) 784-0828 www.cmaaa15.org

APPRISE- Program to guide older adults through the complexities of completing forms and solving problems relating to health insurance.

FORMS- Help is available for filing Rent/ Property Tax Rebates, PACE applications and insurance forms. Forms will be completed by appointment only

EQUIPMENT ON LOAN- Wheel chairs, walkers and other equipment are available for short-term use.

SHOPPING ASSISTANCE- Volunteers and agency staff provide shopping assistance, banking and bill-paying for the home-bound who have no family member who can provide assistance.

LEGAL SERVICES- Legal assistance is available to eligible older adults through a one-time consultation with a local attorney.

OMBUDSMAN- An Ombudsman is available to mediate concerns and advocate for rights of older persons residing in long term care facilities or receiving any long term care service. The Agency recruits and trains volunteers wishing to represent the Ombudsman Program in long term care facilities.

TRANSPORTATION- The Agency will provide rides to senior centers, banks, grocery stores, doctor and hospital appointments, other medical appointments and other agencies, when no other means of transportation is available. There are limitations to some transportation services. Forty-eight-hour (48) notice must be given. Escorts are provided when needed. Transportation will be provided to the service closest to the client’s residence. A lift van is available for disabled older adults.

Elmcroft of Berwick Assisted Living

 2050 W. Front Street Berwick, PA 18603

www.elmcroft.com/community/elmcroft-of-berwick/ Tel: (570) 759 -3155

Elm croft of Berwick is an intimate, senior living community designed to provide optimal comfort, care and privacy. Our carefully selected and trained staffs are equipped to assist residents with activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing and management of medications. While we offer a helping hand with day-to-day tasks, residents are treated as the accomplished individuals they are. Each personal care resident has the freedom of choosing their own agenda and activities, while feeling secure in knowing that we’re always there to provide support should they need it.

Golden Years Day And Health Center

1257 Columbia Boulevard Bloomsburg PA, 17815

www.thecarecenters.com/show/Golden-Years-Day-And-Health-Center-Bloomsburg-PA Tel: (570) 380 -1333

The staff at Golden Years Day And Health Center provide personalized services designed to meet the needs of every patient. The dedicated health professionals offer the assistance you need while respecting your independence.

Homemaker/Non-medical Personal Care Services

AGAPE

 www.agapelovefromabove.org Tel: (570) 317 -2210

Homemaker/Non-medical Personal Care Service provides a personal care provider to perform light housekeeping duties (i.e. make bed, dust, sweep, vacuum, laundry), run errands, and grocery shop. A personal care provider will also be provided for non-medical care needs such as a bath/shower, shaving, oral hygiene, etc….NO total lifts may be performed. An average client will receive about 4 hours of service a month. In order to receive these services, you must be between the ages of 18-59 and income eligible.

Orangeville Health and Rehabilitation Center

 200 Berwick Road Orangeville, PA 17859

www.reliantsc.com/locater/details/12 Tel: (570) 683 -5036

At Orangeville Health & Rehabilitation, our primary focus is on making a positive difference in the lives of those we serve through the delivery of quality, compassionate and personalized care.  From specialized post-acute care and rehabilitation to 24-hour traditional nursing, our comprehensive services are designed not only to meet, but exceed the expectations of each and every individual in our care.  Orangeville Health & Rehabilitation offers enhanced services, customized programs, advanced technologies and a commitment to clinical excellence


Senior Centers:

Benton Senior Center

42 Community Drive, Benton, PA 17814 (Northern Columbia Community & Cultural Center)

Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 Activities: Meals, activities, speakers, trips.

Berwick Senior Citizens Center

1401 Orange Street, Berwick, PA 18603

Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Activities: bongo, crafts, speakers, trips.

Bloomsburg Senior Center

21 Street Luke's Way, Bloomsburg, PA 17815 (St. Luke's Lutheran Church)

Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 Activities: Exercises programs, bingo, speakers, trips.

Tel: (570) 784 -8615

Catawissa Senior Center

319 Pine Street, Catawissa, PA 17820

Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Activities: Meals on Wheels, exercise programs, health information programs, speakers, trips, games, bingo, Bible Study.

Tel:  (570) 356 -2219

Millville Senior Center

360 South State Street, Millville, PA 17846 (Quaker Mall)

Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Montour Senior Center

500 West Mahoning St, Danville, PA 17821 (Danville Armory Building)

OPEN: Monday- Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Activities: Exercises, crafts, bingo, games, outings, bus trips, hot lunch, and speakers.

Tel: (570) 275 -1466

Susquehanna Valley Home Health Care

 273 Gotschal road Danville, PA 17821

Long Term Health Care, Home Care, Adult Daycare, Alzheimer’s Care, Hospice Care, Assisted Living and Nursing Homes.

 www.carepathways.com/pa/home-health-care-danville/services.cfm?medicare=398000 Tel: (570) 271 -0933

Vintage Knolls

 41 Woodbine Lane Danville, PA 17821

 www.vintageknolls.com/ Tel: (570) 284 -3005

Offers the best senior living in Danville, Pennsylvania. We provide affordable, warm and welcoming residential living for central Pennsylvania seniors, as well as the highest levels of care and service – the standard of care you expect and deserve! When you live here, you'll find it's our people that make the difference. Offering several levels of Senior Living and Respite Care, our caring and expertly trained staff strives to help you maintain as much independence as possible at every level of service. And you'll be happy to know our services will evolve alongside your needs, meaning there is little likelihood you will need to make another move.


veteran

Montour County Veteran Affairs

114 Woodbine Lane, Street 105 Danville, PA 17821

Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

http://www.montourco.org/pages/veteranaffairs.aspx Tel: (570) 271 -3061

 Veterans Affairs

For more information contact the VA Director at Tel: (570) 387 -6501

Offers Columbia County Veterans, their spouses, widows and children assistance. An applicant may be eligible for assistance in any of the following areas: nursing home financial fees (aid and attendance), health care, prescriptions, home loans, education loans, emergency funds, service connected disability, non-service connected disability, pension, funeral costs and grave markers.