Advocate Says Proposed Medicaid Cuts On Elderly Would Be 'Devastating'"Any cuts to Medicaid would be devastating," said Holly Lange president of Philadelphia Corporation for Aging.
PCA Opens Hotline Helping People Beat The HeatThe Philadelphia Corporation for Aging is offering help and advice.
Thanksgiving Feast Served To Local Seniors In Need Of CompanyThe Philadelphia Corporation for Aging hosted its annual Thanksgiving dinner for isolated, low-income seniors Sunday.
Volunteers Needed For Seniors Battling Chronic ConditionsNearly 90-percent of Philadelphian's 60 and older have at least one chronic condition according to national statistics.
Excessive Heat Prompts Philadelphia Corporation For Aging To Activate HeatlineThe PCA Heatline will be open Sunday and Monday, offering advice that can help prevent an emergency.
Philadelphia Corporation For Aging Distributes Produce Vouchers To Low Income SeniorsSenior farmers’ market produce vouchers were distributed at Reading Terminal Market, and while Wednesday was their final distribution date here, it's not too late to pick up a voucher elsewhere.
Philadelphia Officials Warn of Heat Wave's Dangers, Especially to the ElderlyThe Philadelphia Corporation for Aging is urging everyone to check in on older neighbors, friends, and family members.
Top Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In PhiladelphiaThe end of the year brings with it numerous reasons for celebration and generosity. Here are the top local organizations to donate your money or time to this upcoming holiday season.
Scenic Strut Along Boathouse Row Draws 500 SeniorsPCA hopes the Senior Strut might spur older adults to join or form walking groups, because walking increases blood flow to the heart, lungs and brain that can put you in a good mood and lower stress.
With Weather Cooperating, Philadelphia's Elderly 'Heatline' Keeping Their CoolPhiladelphia health officials have not yet had to activate the city's "Heatline" for a single day, and there have no heat-related deaths.
Charitable Groups Gear Up As Overnight Temperatures Set to PlummetPhiladelphia city officials joined forces with volunteers working to protect the most vulnerable population -- the city's homeless -- from the frigid, potentially deadly cold snap.
Early Thanksgiving For Local Seniors Thanksgiving came early for more than 200 Philadelphia seniors who were guests at a holiday dinner Sunday.