Community Resources

Department of Aging

  • APPRISE
    Trained volunteers provide assistance to Medicare beneficiaries with health insurance questions and problems including Medicare, Medicaid, prescription programs and Medicare Supplemental insurance options.
    Contact your local Area Agency on Aging for more information.
    Franklin County: (717)263-2153
    Cumberland County: (717)264-6110
    Apprise Helpline: (800)783-7067

  • PACE/PACENET
    (800)225-7223
    PACE or the Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly is a state prescription assistance program administered through the Pennsylvania Department of Aging and funded through the Lottery Benefits.

Department of Human Services

  • LIHEAP
    Low Income Heating Assistance Program
    (866)857-7095
    Helps low income people pay their heating bills through home heating energy assistance and crisis grants.

  • Medicaid
    (866)550-4355

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
    SNAP
    (800)692-7462

  • PA Link
    (800)753-8827
    State office of the Aging and Disability Resource Center

Cumberland County Resources

Franklin County Resources