Monroe County Area Agency on Aging

 
General Information
Description of AgencyThe Monroe County Area Agency on Aging is pleased to serve as a community resource for citizens age 60 or older residing within Monroe County.

We promote independent, healthy lifestyles for seniors, and provide family support to those who serve as their caregivers. We encourage older citizens and their families to plan for their future needs by learning more about available resources and options of assistance.

We value the contributions of our Senior Community as we rely upon their talents and expertise to help us honor and serve our growing older population.
HistoryThe PA Dept. of Aging was created in 1979 to advocate for PA's rapidly growing older population. Through a statewide network of 52 Area Agencies on Aging, the department provides many benefits and services to PA's 2.5 million people over the age 60. There are 655 Area Agency on Aging offices in the United States. There are 52 in Pennsylvania alone.
LocationStroudsburg
TerritoryMonroe County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureReferral from self, agencies, health providers, friends, and family.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, 24 hour on-call service.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Emailmonroeaging@monroecountypa.gov
Physical Site Address 1724 Phillips Street Suite 102
Physical Site City, State, ZipStroudsburg, PA 18360
Main Phone570-420-3735 or 1-800-498-0330
Fax570-420-3734
Emailmonroeaging@monroecountypa.gov
Web Addresswww.monroecountypa.gov
 
Director Information
Director's NameBrian LaVacca
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone570-420-3735
Director's Emailblavacca@monroecountypa.gov
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Programs: Apprise
Environmental Modifications - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Family Caregivers Support Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Information & Referral - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Medical Equipment and Adaptive Devices - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Ombudsman Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Pennsylvania Department of Aging Medical Assistance Waiver Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Protective Services - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Senior Community Activity Centers - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Services: Apprise
Barrett Senior Center
Chestnuthill Community Senior Center
Environmental Modifications - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Family Caregivers Support Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Farmer's Market Nutrition Program for Seniors
Information & Referral - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Jewish Resource Center - Senior Center
Loder Senior Center
Mountain Senior Center
Ombudsman Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Pennsylvania Department of Aging Medical Assistance Waiver Program - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
Pocono Pines Senior Center
Protective Services - Monroe County Area Agency on Aging