Welcome to the Pennsylvania Adult Day Services Association web site. PADSA is an organization of providers and individuals interested in the promotion of quality Adult Day Services in Pennsylvania
Adult Day Service are community based Centers designed to meet the physical, social and emotional needs of adults in need of supervised care. In a safe and protected environment PADSA members provide:
Health maintenance services including health monitoring, therapies and health education
Opportunities for positive therapeutic social interaction
Relief for working families and those who provide 24-hour care
Adult Day Services Centers are community designed Centers, providing a safe environment for adults who require assistance to meet their physical, social, emotional and cognitive needs.
Adult Day Services enables adults to remain in their homes and community, thereby preventing premature institutionalization.
Governor-elect Wolf Chooses Secretary of Aging
January 16, 2015 by Wolf Transition Press
Teresa Osborne . Secretary, Department of Aging
Teresa Osborne was a catalyst in the effort to enact "Peggy's Law", which was designed to enhance Pennsylvania's response to Elder Abuse and exploitation. She also help form a four-county, non-profit Northeast Behavioral Health Care Consortium (NBHCC), which implemented Pennsylvania's mandatory managed care program serving over 90,000 members who receive Medical Assistance. Osborne also served on the Mayor's Task Force on Law Enforcement & Mental Health in the City of Scranton.
SAVE THE DATE!
2015 PADSA Conference
April 30 – May 1, 2015
Seven Springs, PA 15622 | 800-452-2223
More information to follow!
The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare
CMS Releases the Final Elements
of the HCBS
Toolkit for States
members go to resource page for info
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
has issued two new Aging Program Directives (APD)'s
on Food Safety Monitoring and Nutrition Services. The directives took effect on January 1, 2015.
Members please check your email for the APD's or go to the resource page for more information.
Northeast Regional Meeting
March 24, 2015 from 10 am till 1 p.m.
YWCA of Bethlehem
3893 Alder Lace, Bldg B, Suite 180
Bethlehem, PA 18017
RSVP to Mary O'Donnell