LIFE Beaver County

Alternate Name / Acronym


Parent Organization

Lutheran SeniorLife and Heritage Valley Health System

Options: Vision, Mission and/or Purpose of Organization

LIFE Beaver County is a partnership of Lutheran SeniorLife and Heritage Valley Health System and is administered through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). LIFE means Living Independence for the Elderly. LIFE Beaver County provides comprehensive medical care, adult day services and home care at no cost to qualified older adults 55 years of age and older who wish to remain in their own homes or the home of a caregiver as their need for care increases. Participants have a full range of medical, social and rehabilitation services available to them including comprehensive primary and specialty medical care, adult day services, care at home, prescription coverage, meals, recreational programs and transportation to and from the LIFE Center where medical and social needs can be met. LIFE Beaver County also offers a separate adult day care program that can be paid for through private payment or through some programs through the Beaver County Area Agency on Aging.

History of Organization:

LIFE Beaver County enrolled its first participant on March 1, 2004. Lutheran SeniorLife also has LIFE Programs in Armstrong, Butler and Lawrence counties.

Options: Accreditations and Licenses

LIFE Beaver County is licensed through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).


A Beaver Link Partner


Legal Structure

Non-profit corporation

Funding Sources

LIFE Beaver County is funded through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).


Key Leaders

Name* Title/Description (Executive Director, Vice President, etc.) Phone Number 1 Phone Number 2 Fax Number Email Address
Donna Van Kirk Vice President System Development 724-742-2245
Donald Schamberg ADHC Director 724-302-2078 724-406-8017 724-302-2072

Contact Information

Contact Person(s)

Name* Title/Description (Intake Specialist, Secretary, etc.) Phone Number 1 Phone Number 2 Fax Number Email Address
Cynthia Miller Executive Administrative Assistant 412-356-1668 412-356-1673 412-356-1663
Catina Keeley Administrative Assistant 724-302-2064 724-302-2072

Contact Phone Numbers

Number* Title / Description (Telephone, Toll free, Fax, etc.)
412-356-1673 LIFE Programs - Main Telephone
724-378-5400 LIFE Beaver County Center - Main Number

Contact Emails

Email* Title / Description (Director, General, Intake, etc.) General Email box

Web Addresses

Website* Title / Description (National, Local office, etc.)

Primary Address

Title/Description (Corporate office, Headquarters, etc.)

LIFE Beaver County


CenterPlace, 131 Pleasant Drive
Suite 1
Aliquippa, PA 15001
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Additional Addresses:

Title/Description (Branch office, Satellite office, etc.) Address Line 1 Address Line 2 Address Line 3 City State Zip Code
VieCare - LIFE Programs 740 Blackburn RoadSuite 300SewickleyPA15143

Service Area

Beaver County - LIFE programs through Lutheran SeniorLife are also available in Armstrong, Butler, and Lawrence Counties.

Services Provided

Service Description

  • Services are provided at the Adult Day Health Center and in the client's home. Services may include: physician care, nursing care, rehabilitation therapies, prescription coverage, medical equipment, recreational programs, meals, home care, transportation and more.

    An interdisciplinary team of health care professionals assesses the participants' needs, develops individual plans of care and provides coordinated services for total care. Most often, services are provided in the Adult Day Health Center but may also include in-home and referral services. If participant requires hospital or nursing home care, LIFE-Beaver County continues to maintain care through contracted providers and by evaluating and monitoring the participant's ongoing condition and care plan.

Available Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. / 24 hour telephone coverage for medical needs

Fees/Cost for Services

No fee for those eligible for Medicaid while living in the community. See additional information.

Eligibility Requirements

Participants must be 55 years of age or older, reside in Beaver County, be certified as medically eligible by the Beaver County Office on Aging, and be safe to live in the community with the support of the LIFE program.

How to Access Services or Schedule Appointments

Call LIFE Programs at 412-356-1662 to request additional information about LIFE Beaver County or to schedule a tour.

Handicap Accessibility

Adult day health center is handicap accessible.

Languages Spoken or Available

English is spoken in center. We can provide an interpreter with notice.

Speaker Available


Volunteer Use


Volunteer Need


Volunteer Description

Volunteers are welcome to interact with our participants, particularly with the recreation program. Contact the center to ask for an application.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

We are grateful to our many partners who provide financial and operational support.