211sepa.org for questions on HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES in southeastern PA. Available 24 hours a day (multilingual services available)
Aid for Friends provides free daily home-cooked meals delivered weekly by empathetic volunteers and also provides shut-ins with free outreach services.
In Coatesville, call 610-384-7160
In Downingtown, call 484-883-1583
In Oxford, call 610-255-3971
In Phoenixville or Spring City, call 610-983-3378
To refer yourself or someone you know who is over age 60 and needs some type of help. For more information, click chesco.org/aging.
Works to improve the health of low-income elderly persons at least 60 years of age by supplementing their diets with nutritious USDA Foods. For more info, click: www.fns.usda.gov/csfp
Connects Seniors and their families with information, resources and support needed to accommodate their changing budget, mobility and health. www.aginginplace.org
Provides assistance to low income individuals and families. www.dhs.pa.gov
Octorara Area School District. Parkesburg area.
Great Valley School District.
Choice Food Pantry 101 E. Market St., West Chester 610-696-8746. Call for appointment. Must be a West Chester area resident and household income below 150% of poverty level. For additional information, click here.
West Chester Area. Light breakfast and hot lunch served daily.
Classes, programs and assistance for seniors. Breakfast and lunch, Monday - Friday.
Classes, programs and assistance for seniors. Lunch at noon, Monday - Friday.
Classes, programs and assistance for seniors. Lunch Monday - Friday, but must sign up the prior week.
Devon area. Classes, programs and assistance for seniors. Lunch Monday - Thursday & 2 Fridays per month.