Long-term care, sometimes referred to as Long-term living, is a wide range of assistive services provided to an individual based on their need. Care may range from help around the home, to sophisticated medical care provided by a nursing facility.
If you are looking for programs and services for older Pennsylvanias beyond long-term care, please visit the PA Department of Aging website at: www.aging.state.pa.us
You can apply for or renew your long-term care benefits online by using COMPASS. COMPASS is the name of the website where you can apply for long-term care services and many other programs that can help you make ends meet
Services My Way (SMW) provides a system of supports to assist participants in using self-directed services. Two types of supports are:
Services My Way Program Forms
Waiver Participant Informational Materials