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.

http://www.padsa.org/GovernorElectsnewSecretaryof Aging.docx



2015 PADSA Conference

April 30 – May 1, 2015

Seven Springs Mountain Resort

777 Waterwheel Dr.

 Seven Springs, PA 15622 | 800-452-2223

More information to follow!

New Department of Aging Link


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
email: m.odonnell@telespond.org