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Senior LIFE helps seniors live their best lives at home. At Senior LIFE Altoona, members are able to access the health and supportive services they need—and still have the independence they want.

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Senior LIFE is an alternative option to Community HealthChoices

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Senior LIFE Altoona
1311 Twelfth Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601

Senior LIFE Altoona provides an ideal alternative to nursing homes in Blair County, PA, allowing members to receive the care they need while remaining independent and at home. Through the program, members can access a variety of services, including rehabilitation, in-home care, and transportation.

1311 Twelfth Avenue • Altoona, PA 16601

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What area does Senior LIFE Altoona serve?

If you or a loved one live in Blair County, Senior LIFE Altoona may be an option. Senior LIFE provides health care and supportive services to allow members to successfully remain in the comforts of home.

To qualify, you must be age 55 or older, be determined as medically eligible, live in the Senior LIFE Altoona coverage area, and be able to safely live within the community. For those who qualify for Medical Assistance (also called Medicaid), there is no cost to join Senior LIFE.

Call us today at (814) 943-2273 or click the button below, and we’ll help you determine if you’re eligible at no cost to you.

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Senior LIFE Altoona coverage area includes the following zip codes

16601, 16602, 16613, 16614, 16617, 16625, 16631, 16635, 16637, 16648, 16655, 16662, 16665, 16673, 16682, 16686, 16693, 16684, 16603, 15722, 15728, 15737, 15760, 15762, 15773, 15775, 15921, 15927, 15931, 15938, 15940, 15942, 15943, 15945, 15946, 15951, 15955, 15956, 15958, 15961, 16613, 16629, 16630, 16636, 16639, 16640, 16641, 16646, 16668, 15724, 15906, 15714, 15957, 15948, 15952, 15960, 16619, 15962, 16624, 15738, 16644, 16675, 15922, 15925, 15930, 15934, 15681, 15701, 15710, 15712, 15713, 15714, 15716, 15717, 15723, 15724, 15725, 15728, 15729, 15731, 15732, 15734, 15739, 15741, 15742, 15745, 15746, 15747, 15748, 15752, 15754, 15756, 15757, 15759, 15761, 15763, 15765, 15767, 15771, 15772, 15774, 15777, 15783, 15920, 15929, 15949, 15957, 16222, 16246, and 16256.

Dr. Donald Ratchford is the primary care physician at Senior LIFE Altoona, Senior LIFE Ebensburg, and Senior LIFE Indiana.

Dr. Donald Ratchford

“I’m happy to be part of the solution that helps seniors remain in their homes and communities and to work alongside the talented and caring staff at Senior LIFE.”

Dr. Zane Gates

Dr. Zane Gates

“I am excited to bring the resources of Empower3, including myself to Senior LIFE. Together we can provide great care to great seniors while they remain active members of our community.”

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