Mercer County Area Agency on Aging

Address:
133 N. Pitt Street
Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137
United States
phone:
view phone800-570-6222 or 724-662-6222
fax:
view fax724-662-0611
website:
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Description

Our Mission:
To enrich the lives of older adults in Mercer County and enable them to maintain their independence through an array of programs and services.

Our Goals:
To help older adults maintain the highest level of independence possible;
To provide education and information on issues which affect the lives of older adults;
To emphasize the delivery of preventative health services and the promotion of healthy lifestyles;
To address the unmet needs of older adults and families;
To assist in the coordination of family and community supports;
To emphasize access to and delivery of care to older adults of greatest social and economic need;
To ensure the rights of older adults to be free from abuse, neglect and exploitation; and,
To monitor and evaluate the quality and quantity of services to insure accountability.

The following services are offered at various locations throughout Mercer County:

Application Services
Apprise
Congregate Meals
Employment Services
Guardianship Services
Information and Referral
Legal Assistance
Ombudsman
Outreach
Senior Update Radio Show
Socialization-Recreation/Education/Health Promotion
Transportation
Volunteer Services

Adult Protective Services: 724-854-6222