National Immunization Awareness Month: Learn about vaccinations for older adults

August is National Immunization Awareness Month! The purpose of National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is to highlight the importance of vaccinations for people of all ages. While there is great importance to having infants and children receive the necessary...

Support our LGBT elders this Pride Month

Our LGBT elders are the pioneers that led the fight that brought us all of the progress in LGBT rights made over the past several decades. Now 50 years after Stonewall, our LGBT elders have earned the right to grow older while being treated with dignity and respect....
“Gettin’ On” in PGN: Summer Safety for Seniors

“Gettin’ On” in PGN: Summer Safety for Seniors

From the Philadelphia Gay News There are plenty of reasons to enjoy the summer weather. Warm days and long periods of sunlight can be great for spending time outdoors, relaxing, vacationing, and socializing with friends and neighbors. However, there are many potential...

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Free Produce Vouchers Now Available Through PCA

Free Produce Vouchers Now Available Through PCA

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program is back for another summer! Administered locally by the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA), program provides eligible seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible food at local farmers’ markets. Eligible...

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Support our LGBT elders this Pride Month

Support our LGBT elders this Pride Month

Our LGBT elders are the pioneers that led the fight that brought us all of the progress in LGBT rights made over the past several decades. Now 50 years after Stonewall, our LGBT elders have earned the right to grow older while being treated with dignity and respect....

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Summer Safety for Older Adults

Summer Safety for Older Adults

The weather in Philadelphia is characterized by cool, frigid winters and warm, humid summers. Not only do elevated temperatures cause discomfort, the humidity and lack of clouds make individuals, especially older adults, more susceptible to heat-related conditions and...

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