The Apprise Program
is available to assist consumers who have questions about their health insurance, medical bills, and prescription coverage. Anyone new to Medicare or who is considering changes to insurance coverage is encouraged to call our APPRISE program for non-biased insurance counseling.
Designed to provide seniors with a gardening plot, is a spring/summer project provided by Beaver County Office on Aging and the Master Gardeners of Penn State Extension. Garden plots are available to Beaver County residents over age 60. The Senior Gardens are located on County owned property in Brighton Township. To learn more or to sign up for a garden plot call 724-774-3003.
Home Safe Home
Provides help with home safety and accessibility determination and projects. Projects may include grab bars, handrails, bathroom renovations, ramps and stair glides. Projects are cost shared and may require a co-pay. Call 724-496-1558
Keen-Age News is a monthly section of the Beaver County Senior News, sponsored by the Beaver County Office on Aging. It features articles and information about senior programs. It is available at locations throughout the county. Visit www.pittsburghseniornews.com to read an e-version.
Senior Day at the mall is a "themed-oriented" program for seniors including vendor exhibits, entertainment, medical screenings and refreshments the second Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m. to noon, February through November. The program is held in the Beaver Valley Mall corridor in May for a Health Fair and October for a Safety, Emergency and Computer Technology Fair. The other months, the event is hosted inside Center at the Mall in the Beaver Valley Mall.
Surprises for Shut-Ins
This is an annual project that provides Christmas gifts and a friendly holiday visit to home-bound persons 60 years of age and older.