Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging
Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging - Caregiver Support Program
Provides assistance to an unpaid caregiver who provides hands-on care for a person 60 years of age and older. The caregiver and care recipient may reside in the same household or in different homes, but the care recipient must reside in Fayette, Greene, or Washington County.

Based on the financial situation of the family household, the caregiver is eligible to receive financial assistance for the following services:
Respite Care Services (within and outside the home);
Domestic Services;
Counseling Services;
Purchase of caregiver supplies not covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or other third party payors;
Adapting the home to ease the burden and stress of caregiving.
305 Chamber Plaza
Charleroi, PA 15022
Eligibility: To be eligible, one must be the primary caregiver for an adult age 60 or over or an adult with chronic dementia. Primary caregivers for an individual, ages 19-59, with a disability and relatives providing care for children may also qualify for the program.
Hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (888) 300-2704 Toll-Free
  • (724) 489-8080 Main
  • (800) 734-9603 Hotline
  • (724) 483-9360 Fax
  • (888) 300-2704 Other
  • (724) 483-5828 TDD
Email Address:
Intake Procedure: For more information regarding the Caregiver Support Program, please call 800-734-9603. To make a referral, visit Information and Assistance Unit.

Once a referral is made, an assessor will visit the home and complete an assessment of caregiver needs, care recipient needs, and the home environment.
Geographical Area: Fayette, Greene, Washington
Helpful Tips: In addition, assistance may be available to caregivers 55 years of age and older who reside with a relative adult with disabilities aged 18 to 59 who is not the biological or adopted child of the caregiver and is not receiving Medicaid Waiver services.
Service Contact: 888-300-2704
  • Family Caregiver Subsidies
  • Personal Care
  • State Medicaid Waiver Programs
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Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging
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