Northampton County Area Agency on Aging
This agency deserves special attention since it is the primary resource for many of the programs listed below. The following text is quoted from the Agency’s booklet under the title, “What We Do.”
“Area Agencies on Aging provide local services, act as advocates, and generally assist older citizens to remain active in their communities. We operate under program guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, with county, state, and federal funding.
“The purpose of the Area Agency on Aging is to plan and coordinate the provision of services to older adults in Northampton County.
“These services, either delivered directly, purchased services from a community agency, or by cooperative agreement, are designed to enhance the independence and dignity of older adults, and to provide protection as well.
“The Area Agency on Aging serves residents of Northampton County who are 60 years of age or older. No distinction is made on the basis of race, color, nationality, creed, sex, or income. The Agency is an Affirmative Action Employer and Provider.”
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