REVITALIZING AND EMPOWERING SENIOR CENTERS ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA
The mission of PASC is to:
~Provide professional training towards the enhancement of Senior Centers.
~Promote communication with policy makers in the Commonwealth.
~Educate the public about the crucial role of Senior Centers.
~Collaborate with the PA Department of Aging, Long Term Living and the PA Association of Area Agencies on Aging.
PASC is the only professional organization advocating for senior community centers.
PASC provides regional trainings and an annual conference available to members at a discounted rate.
PASC was instrumental in the creation of the senior center grant program and
continues to advocate for a senior centers line item in the general budget.
PASC representatives meet regularly with staff from the Department of Aging, other state organizations and legislators….PASC is your voice in Harrisburg!
Membership newsletter provides advance notice on upcoming events. PASC created website (paseniorcenters.org) shares ideas and information.
Networking opportunities on a regional and statewide level provide creative,
successful programming and fundraising ideas.
PASC guides interested centers through the senior center certification program and the intensive training track for center personnel.
We know you care about older adults and the future of senior centers… our Membership and Advocacy fund drives everything else PASC is able to do for you and your center. Please join us now! Members click here to read the weekly update from PDA.
Pennsylvania's Supreme Court Has
Approved Redistricting of House and Senate Seats for the 2014 Elections
To find out if you or your center may have been placed in a different legislative distirct as a result of these changes go to www.theafflerbachgroup.com to find links to the maps and written descriptions of the new districts.
Pennsylvania State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease
Click Here to read the Commission Report Click Here to view the Long Term Care Commission Report
Motion Picture Licenses Available to PASC Members
at Reduced Rate
PASC recently entered into an agreement with the Motion Picture Licensing Corporation (MPLC) to provide member centers with discounted rates on the Umbrella License. The discount of 25% or $240 per senior center is available to all PASC members. The license permits unlimited indoor showings and no reporting is required. Click here for more information and an application.
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Mark your calendars ... 2017 PASC Conference
October 5 & 6 - Nittany Lion Inn
"Prism of Possibilities"
Looking for Award Nominations!
It's time to submit your nominations for the Senior Center, Volunteer and Professional of Year. Awards will be presented at the PASC conference on Friday, October 6, at the Nittany Lion Inn. Please note that nominees must be a member of PASC to be considered. Click here for nomination forms. For more information contact Tammy Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org. Members of the PASC Board of Directors, Anne Marie Brandes, Linda Thompson and Tammy Miller, provided testimony to the House Aging & Older Adult Services Committee in Harrisburg on June 21st. They are pictured here with Commitee Chairs, Rep. Hennessy and Rep. Samuelson along with representatives from the Meals on Wheels Association of PA. Click here for a copy of the testimonial. Special thanks to our advocate, Retired Senator Roy Afflerbach, for facilitating this opportunity.