Adams County Office for Aging
NOTE: from March 18, 2020 through April 1, 2020 Due to covid-19 directives, this service is currently closed to the public. Delivery of meals to regular meals on wheels consumers is continuing with frozen meals. We will resume normal operations when directed to do so. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding. *** A wide range of services designed to work with our valued older adult citizens. Our goal is those 60 years and older thrive in the home environment best suited to their needs. Assessment of need is done through our office and we work with volunteers and subcontractors to deliver appropriate service.
  • Home Delivered Meals A meal is provided to functionally disabled, home-bound or convalescent people age 60+.
    • Personal Care Service Provides personal grooming help - bathing, dressing, feeding, toileting and transferring.
    • Respite CareProgram designed to provide relief to the primary caregiver. Eligibility and hours will be determined in the assessment process.
    • Chore Service Minor home repair may be possible when safety and necessary upkeep is required.
    • Lifeline Alert Services Personal response system to help people live independently. 24 hour monitoring.
    • Protective Services Reports of abuse can be made by calling 717-334-9296 or 800-548-3240 24 hours a day.
  • 318 W Middle Street
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Phone/FAX Numbers
    • (800) 548-3240 Toll-Free
    • (717) 334-9296 Main
    • (800) 548-3240 Hotline
    • (717) 334-9296 Main
    Email Address: inquiry@acofa.org
    Fee Amounts: Most services are free but fees can vary depending on eligibility and program
    Services:
    • Agencies Impacted By Covid-19
    • Area Agencies on Aging
    • Disability Rights Groups
    • Elder Abuse Prevention
    • Emergency Alert
    • Errand Running/Shopping Assistance
    • Friendly Visiting
    • Home Delivered Meals
    • In Home Respite Care
    • Personal Care
    • Personal Care
    • Volunteer Opportunities
    * The community resource directory information is up to date to the best of our knowledge. However, you should always call the provider to confirm this information and make an appointment. Be sure to confirm payment information with the provider, if payment is required. Pennsylvania 211 does not rate, recommend or endorse any agency. We simply provide information as a public service.
    Adams County Office for Aging
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