The mission of Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is to promote the well-being of older adults through a planned, coordinated and collaborative program of health and social services.
The Area Agency on Aging subcontracts with 34 local agencies to provide a comprehensive service delivery system for older adults. Wherever feasible, consumers are given the opportunity to choose among a variety of qualified providers. While many services are provided through the development of subcontracts, others are provided directly by the Area Agency on Aging.
The Agency provides a full range of programs and services including:
- home and community-based services
- employment assistance
- health promotion
- information and assistance
- legal assistance
- home-delivered meals
- protective services
- senior community centers
- adult day care