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12 E. Locust Street
Oxford, PA 19363
610-932-5244
contact@oxfordseniors.org

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9am-3pm

Closed for major holidays
and inclement weather

 

 

RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
     
NAME
PHONE #
LINK or Information
AARP 800-389-5654 www.aarp.org
AARP Tax Aide 610-932-5244  
Adult Day Care of Chester County 610-444-4413  
Adult Day Care:
      Rising Sun Family Care Center
410-658-6000  
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) 215-923-7900  
Adult Bereavement Support Group 610-998-1700 ext 141 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Christian Life Center, 125 Saginaw Road, New London
Aging in Place   https://aginginplace.org/
Alzheimer's Support Group 800-272-3900 1st Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Kennett Area Senior Center, 427 S. Walnut Street, Kennett Square
American Red Cross 610-692-1200  
Association For Blind 610-384-2767  
Avon Grove Lions Club
     Hospital Equipment
484-883-0515

www.aglions.com, click on Hospital Equipment

Bereavement series for
children and youth
610-696-8312 ext 176 Thursdays, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Neighborhood Visiting Nurse Association, 795 E. Marshall St, Suite 207, West Chester
Breast Cancer Support Group
     Cancer Care Line
610-869-1396 4th Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Jennersville Regional Hospital, 1015 W. Baltimore Pike, Conference Room D
Bureau of Consumer Protection 800-441-2555 www.attorneygeneral.gov
Catholic Social Services 610-269-4060  
Chesco Connect 610-344-5545 Has transitioned to Chesco Connect as of 4/1/2023
https://www.chesco.org/5325/Community-Transit
Chester County Cares 610-436-4040  
Chester County Court House 800-692-1100 http://www.chesco.org/214/District-Courts

Chester County Dept of Aging

Chester County Department of Aging

610-344-6350 https://www.chesco.org/135/Aging
Chester County Drug & Alcohol 800-692-1100  
Chester County Mental Health 800-692-1100  
Chester County Seniors  

http://www.chestercountyseniors.org/
Link to the 6 Chester County Senior Centers

Chester County   Economic Resource Guide

Brochure for Extra Help” Program, Medicare Savings
Program, Medicaid, and PACE/PACENET

Community Choice Hotline 800-566-1901  

Community Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM)

610-836-5990
ext. 122

https://cvim.org/
Community Volunteers in Medicine provides free coordinated healthcare to low-income individuals and families who have no other place to turn for care in the Chester County region.

COMPASS 800-692-7462 

www.compass.state.pa
COMPASS provides you access to many of Pennsylvania’s health and human services benefits online

County Assistance Office 610-466-1000  
County Information & Referral 610-344-6350  
Crime Prevention (Seniors)   The Senior Crime Prevention University (SCPU) educates older Pennsylvanians and their families throughout the Commonwealth on crime prevention.
http://www.attorneygeneral.gov/
Crime Victims' of Chester County 610-692-7420  
Crisis Intervention 610-280-3270  
Department of Health 610-344-6225  
Domestic Violence 888-711-6270  
Domestic Violence of Chester County 610-431-3546  
Drug & Alchohol Outpatient Provider Agencies  
  Coatesville
Gaudenzia Coatesville
610-383-9600  
  Exton
Center for Addictive Diseases
484-565-1130  
  Kennett Square
Holcomb Counseling
610-388-9225  
  Phoenixville
Chester Counseling Center
610-933-8880  
  West Chester
Gaudenzia West Chester
610-429-1414  
Elder Abuse Hotline 800-567-7000  
Elder Abuse, Assault and Theft Guide   Visit https://www.seniorliving.org/research/preventing-elder-abuseto read a Guide to Prevent
Energy - Help reduce costs
Free Home Weatherization Program
610-521-8770

Visit https://caadc.org/services/energy/ for more information on the program and income guidelines.

Good Neighbor Home RepairGood Neighbors Home Repair 610-444-1860

At Good Neighbors Home Repair, they make a difference in the lives of elderly and low-income homeowners by repairing their homes. Visit their web site at: www.goodneighborshomerepair.org

Governor's Action Hotline 800-932-0784  
Home Helpers 610-458-7550 Making Life Easier - Home Helpers Provides Non-Medical Care for Non-Medical Needs.
www.HomeHelpers.cc
Home Remodeling for Disability and Special Needs: What You Need to Know  

Expertise helps people make better decisions by clearly laying out their options, with content written by industry experts.

https://www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/home-remodeling-for-disability-and-special-needs

Other resources from Expertise: http://www.expertise.com/

Hospitals  
  Elkton, MD
Union Hospital
410-398-4000  
  Paoli
Paoli Hospital
Bryn Mawr Hospital
484-565-1000
484-337-3000
 
  Phoenixville
Phoenixville Hospital
610-983-1000  
  West Chester
Chester County Hospital
610-431-5000  
Housing Assistance of Chester County 610-436-9200  
Housing Partnership
of Chester County
610-518-1522

https://housingpartnershipcc.com/index.html

Home Maintenance & Home Modification Program flyer
Home Maintenance Program Application

Home Modification Program Flyer
Home Modification Program Application

Housing Repair Loans & Grants   https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-repair-loans-grants

888-680-2484 "Everything you need to age at home"
https://www.care.com/b/l/innovations-home-care/west-conshohocken-pa
IRS 800-829-1040 www.irs.gov
IRS Status Only 800-829-4477 www.irs.gov
Jennersville Hospital Tower Health 610-869-1000 HOSPITAL IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AS OF 1/1/2022
La Comunidad Hispana 610-444-7550  
Legal Aid of So. Eastern PA
        Intake Application
610-436-4510
877-429-5994
https://www.lasp.org/
LIHEAP - Low Income Home Energy Assistance 610-466-1042

Program runs seasonally –
http://www.dhs.pa.gov/citizens/heatingassistanceliheap/
Applications available to download, or apply at Senior Centers
Click here for LIHEAP Brochure

If applying for multiple programs online: www.compass.state.pa.us

LIHWAP 800-692-7462 

www.compass.state.pa
Low Income Household Water Assistance Program
Click here for LIHWAP flyer

Living with Loss 610-696-8312 ext 176 4th Tuesday, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Neighborhood Visiting Nurse Association,
795 E. Marshall St, Suite 207, West Chester
Luther House 610-869-4240  
Meals on Wheels            Meals On Wheels 610-430-8500

Meals on Wheels of Chester County serves a hot meal Monday-Friday at lunchtime to our homebound residents. To volunteer or sign someone up for meals, please go to their website at: www.mowcc.org

Medicare Insurance 610-436-9200 www.medicare.gov
Medicare - PA MEDI (local) 610-932-5244  
Mesothelioma Sites   There are a lot of sites with information on Mesothelioma. We cannot begin to link to all the available information out there. So if you want more information on this then just type "Mesothelioma" into your web browsers search field to begin your search.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group   1st Wednesday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S'myelin in West Chester, ACAC Fitness & Wellness Center, 1130 McDermott Drive, West Goshen
Tina Nickel, tinanickel@hotmail.com
Barbara Clarke, vardah1@verizon.net
NA-WORKS (ASK FOR HELP) 215-629-6757  
Nursing Home Abuse Center   www.nursinghomeabusecenter.org
Office of Vocational Rehabilitation 800-442-6351 Serves people who have disabilities that present a substantial impediment to employment. Services are provided to individuals to prepare for, enter into, engage in, or retain employment.
Oxford Hotel 610-932-9290  
Oxford Municipal Building 610-932-2500  
Oxford Neighborhood Services 610-932-8557  

Oxford Terrace

610-436-9200  

OxHaven Apartments

610-932-3700  
PA Income Tax 610-353-4051  
PA Insurance Department 717-787-7000  
PA Link to Community Care   http://www.carelink.pa.gov/
PACE/PACENET 800-225-7223

Apply with brochure application or call for easiest enrollment

https://pacecares.magellanhealth.com

Parkinson's Disease Support Group 610-431-1852 Last Wednesday, 1 pm, call for more information
PECO-CAP Rate 800-774-7040 Discount for Qualified Customers
Property Tax/Rent Rebate 888-222-9190

Apply with PA 1000. Free assistance available at senior centers and state legislator’s office. www.revenue.pa.gov/PTRR

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Status Only 888-728-2937  
Rape Crisis 610-692-7273  
Retired Senior Volunteer Program 610-696-4900  
ROVER (ParaTransit) See
Chesco Connect
Has transitioned to Chesco Connect as of 4/1/2023
https://www.chesco.org/5325/Community-Transit
SCCOOT 877-612-1359 http://www.tmacc.org/transit-schedules/sccoot
Sect. 8 Rent Certificate 610-436-9200  
Senior Healthlinc 610-431-1852  
Senior Helping Seniors 610-590-4888 https://seniorcaresoutheastpa.com/
Senior Home Care Services 610-431-7877  
Senior LAWCenter Helpline 877-727-7529 https://seniorlawcenter.org/
Shared Ride Program   See Chesco Connect above
Shelters/Housing Needs
2-1-1 For all of Chester County, Live Operators available 24/7
Social Security 800-772-1213  
Social Security Disability Resource Center   http://www.ssdrc.com/
An informational website written by a former claims examiner for the social security administration, and addresses many questions that people often have about the application process, but have trouble finding clear answers to.
State Assistance Office 888-814-4698  
State Offices:
     Senator Carolyn Comitta
     State Rep. John Lawrence

610-692-2112

610-869-1602
 
Steps for Change - Women's AA 12-step discussion Support group   Thursdays, 5:30 pm
307 Clubhouse, 822 E. Washington St., West Chester
SAMHSA
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

877-SAMHSA-7 (877-726-4727)

800-487-4889 (TDD)

http://www.samhsa.gov/
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

Supplemental Security Income             

800-772-1213

Social Security Administration: www.ssa.gov

TOPS   Tuesday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Oxford Senior Center, 12 E. Locust Street, Oxford, PA
Veteran's Administration 610-384-7711  
Veteran's Benefits 800-827-1000  
Victims Compensation Assistance Program - PA

800-233-2339
717-783-5153

https://www.pccd.pa.gov/Victim-Services/Pages/Victims-Compensation-Assistance-Program-(VCAP).aspx
Voter Services 610-344-6410  
Ware Presbyterian Homes 610-998-2400  
Willow Tree Hospice 610-869-2201 www.willowtreehospice.com
     
     

Chester County Crisis Resource Information

NAME
PHONE #
LINK or Information
Chester County Mental Health /
      Intellectual and Developmental
      Disabilities
610-344-6265 http://www.chesco.org
Chester County Suicide Prevention
      Task Force
610-344-5359  
Community Care Behavioral
     Health Members
866-622-4228
866-299-3187
(Spanish)

www.ccbh.com
Counseling / Treatment / Referral    
  Community Services of Devereux 610-933-8110 www.devereux.org
  Creative Health Services 610-948-6490  
  Human Services, Inc. 610-873-1005  
  Holcomb Behavioral Health Services
       Exton
       Kennett Square

610-363-1488
610-388-7400
http://www.chimes.org/holcomb/
Mental Health Crisis Intervention Service 610-918-2100
877-918-2100
 

 

COVID-19 INFORMATION AND RESOURCES
National Public Health and Emergency Declarations
related to the COVID-19 pandemic ended on May 11, 2023

NAME
PHONE #
LINK or Information
PA Department of Health Updates   https://www.health.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx
CDC COVID Updates   https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
Chester County Department of Health   https://www.chesco.org/224/Health
Commonwealth of PA COVID-19   https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/
Emotional Support    
  Emotional Listening 800-932-4616 http://www.contacthelpline.org/emotional-listening-support
  Chester County Department of Mental Health   https://www.chesco.org/615/Mental-HealthIntellectual-Dev-Disabiliti
  Chester County Warm Line 866-846-2722 https://www.chesco.org/1640/Emergency
  COVID-19 Statewide Support & Referral LIne 855-284-2494  
Veterans Affairs 610-344-6375  

 

page updated 6/27/2023

 

 
   

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