The Berks County Office of Aging (also known as the Area Agency on Aging) is
the department of county government responsible for planning, developing and coordinating
services to the 70,000-plus Berks County residents age 60 and older and for certain long-term
care services for adults under age 60.
Office of Aging
Protective Services are those activities authorized under Penna. Law Act 79 "Older Adult Protective Services Act" to detect, prevent, reduce, or eliminate abuse, neglect, exploitation, and abandonment of persons 60 years of age or older and are just one of the services provided by the Berks County Office of Aging:
fiscal year 04-05 the Berks County Office of Aging provided protective services to 333Berks County Citizens