Community Information

  • From the Delaware County Office of Services for the Aging:
    • Steps to Healthy Living: For more than 30 years, the Steps to Healthier Living™ Chronic Disease Self- Management Programs from Stanford Patient Education Research Center have been proven to help people with chronic health problems live healthier. CDSMP Redwood Community Playhouse 2-26 tp 4-2-18
    • Do you have concerns about falling? A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. Matter of Balance Surrey Broomall 2-15-18 to 4-5-18
    • Walk With Ease Program -The Arthritis Foundation’s program for people 60 and over that is proven to reduce the pain of arthritis and improve your overall health. WALK WITH EASE

 

  • RSVP is a Volunteer Placement Agency whose assignments fit your schedule and match your areas of interest. Please see this flier for more information. RSVP Program Flier

 

  • PA Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program: The rebate program benefits eligible Pennsylvanians age 65 and older; widows and widowers age 50 and older; and people with disabilities age 18 and older. The income limit is $35,000 a year for homeowners and $15,000 annually for renters, and half of Social Security income is excluded.  Spouses, personal representatives or estates may also file rebate claims on behalf of claimants who lived at least one day in 2016 and meet all other eligibility criteria. The maximum standard rebate is $650, but supplemental rebates for qualifying homeowners can boost rebates to $975. http://www.revenue.pa.gov/GeneralTaxInformation/PropertyTaxRentRebateProgram/Pages/default.aspx

 

  • Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall: Please check your fire extinguishers to make sure they do not fall under this recall.It is also good to check each month that:
    • Extinguishers are in their designated places
    • There are no obstructions to access or visibility
    • Safety seals are not broken or missing
    • There is no evidence of physical damage, corrosion, leakage or clogged nozzle
    • Pressure gauge readings are in the proper range or position
    • Operating instructions are legible and facing outward
    • Fullness – confirmed by weighing or lifting

Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall – Click here for flier