Advocacy

 
Ombudsman Program
Investigates and mediates complaints related to the health, safety and rights of older individuals who are receiving long term care services. To learn more on advocating for the rights of individuals receiving long term care services, please click the following link, Ombudsman Program to be directed to the Pennsylvania Department of Aging’s website. 
  
Legal Services
Provides the preparation of Power of Attorney and Wills by an attorney for Agency-authorized consumers.
  
Power of Attorney and Guardianship Services
Provided on an as-needed basis for older persons who have no other responsible party to manage their personal and/or financial needs.