• Community Activity
  • HHA Receiving Certificates
  • Chinese Celebration 2014
  • Korean First Full Moon Celebration 2014
  • Mart Riley
  • Grand Opening Cultural Performance
  • Ribbon Cutting for PASSi's New Building


Our mission is to promote the well being of Asian American seniors and other adults who are disadvantaged by their language and cultural barriers.


PASSi will be the premier provider of supportive services for Asian American seniors and other adults for their personal healthcare, vocational training and other beneficial programs.  We will expand employment and economic opportunities for the region’s immigrant population and will respond to emerging needs in the designated community.  We will strengthen service programs and always be responsive and focused on the community needs with humanity, respect and compassion.


Penn Asian Jubilee Center Is Coming!


 PASSi is scheduled to open Penn Asian Jubilee Center, an Adult Day Care program in April 2014. Attendance at Jubilee will help your loved ones improve their physical and emotional well-being and their overall quality of life.   Click here for more information.

Questions and registration, please contact:

Cammie (215) 572-1234 ex. 27 (English)

Phoi (215) 572-1234 ex. 17 (Chinese& Vietnamese)

Soon (215) 572-1234 ex. 18 (Korean)

PASSi’s Lunar New Year Celebrations

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PASSi hosted a Lunar New Year Lunch Celebration on February 25th and Korean First Full Moon Festival on February 21st at our beautiful new building in Philadelphia.

  • Approximately 400 hundred guests attended the events and toured our new facility
  • Guests enjoyed ethnic meals, karaoke, and cultural performances.
  • The Philadelphia Corporation for Aging and SEPTA provided information to this typically isolated population on how to receive services and how seniors can use public transit.
  • Im Ja Choi, the Founder & Executive Director of PASSi, introduced PASSi’s new adult day care center, the Penn Asian Jubilee Center. 


PASSi Was Featured By New York Times

Used on FlyerPASSi has been featured by the New York Times about the organization's significant work with aging Asian American seniors with limited-English proficiency and cultural barriers. The article points out the rapidly growing need for better services and support system for this growing population. It also exampled two of PASSi's clients' families to describe the struggles in caring for their elderly parents.  PASSi's Founder/ Executive Director Ms. Im Ja Choi was also covered as a leader in this field.

The article appeared on January 15, 2014, on page A11, titled "As Parents Age, Asian-Americans Struggle to Obey a Cultural Code. "
To read the article, please link the following:


PASSi Home Health Care Services in Montgomery County

Penn Asian Senior Services is excited to announce that it has been selected as a 2012-2015 Program Investment/Community Impact partner by the North Penn United Way.  This support will allow Penn Asian to reach Asian seniors, especially the Asian Indian and other South Asian communities, in the North Penn and Indian valley area.  To learn more about the North Penn United Way's Program Investments, click here.

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PASSi on 6 ABC

PASSi was featured on the ABC television show Visions in honor of Asian Pacific Islander heritage month. In case you missed it, here is a link of the video below:

PASSi on 6 ABC

ImJa Choi Receives Ellis Island Medal of Honor

Ellis IslandPASSi's Executive Director, ImJa Choi, received a Ellis Island Medal of Honor from the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) on Saturday, May 11th, 2013, along with 97 other outstanding Americans at a ceremony on historic Ellis Island.  Ms. Choi was selected to receive a medal for her work as founder and Executive Director of Penn Asian Senior Services, a nonprofit home care agency that serves Asian seniors and disabled adults in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Home Health Aide Classes

PAVI conducts the Home Health Aide (HHA) training program in Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, English, Vietnamese and Gujarati.

This two-week program offers 80 hours of training, including CPR certification, to prepare students to become competent home health aides.  After successful completion of the training program, graduates may be hired by PASSi.

PASSi is Featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer!

PASSi was recently featured on the front page of the Philadelphia Inquirer!  Check out the story here.

Aide Ly Bui of Penn Asian Senior Services cares for Bach Do in Philly from other Asian nations as well as clients born in the United States.

Home Health Aide Ly Bui and PASSi Client Bach Do were featured in the Inquirer Article

Alzheimer's Project

PASSi is excited to announce that it is offering expanded services for family caregivers and Asians with Alzheimer's.  WIth funding from the Independence Blue Cross Foundation, PASSi will offer community outreach and education on Alzheimer's disease, case management services, caregiver support groups, and other resources for Asian families impacted by Alzheimer's.  PASSi will partner with the Alzheimer's Association Delaware Valley Chapter and the Dementia Care Foundation for this project.  Stay tuned for more information! 

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Latest News

 We are hiring ! 

PASSi is opening new adult daycare facility,JUBILEE CENTER in our new building located in north Philadelphia early spring this year.

This expension requires many new employment opportunities with PASSi

 Click here for more details.

 HHA Class Information

PASSi is now accepting applications for our Home Health Aide classes. The classes will be held in English, Korean, Chinese, Cambodian and Asian Indian.  This two-week program offers 80 hours of training. Please call 215-572-1234 for more information. 

 Nurse Aide Class Information

Competitive Tuition Rates

Seven Week Program

(120 hours of training)
Classes held in English
Classes are Evenings:  

5:00pm – 9:30pm
Weekend Clinical:  

7:30am – 1:30pm; 7:30am – 2:00pm 

 Sign up today! Class size is limited.

Fill out the form here and have all the required documents ready for your appointment. For more information or make an appointment call Jenny Bedin at 215-572-1234.

Korean,Chinese, Cambodian and Vietnamese Home Healthcare Aide Needed!

Penn Asian Senior Services is currently hiring Home Healthcare Aides.

  • Qualification: HHA certificate. or some experience. We will train applicants without experience.
  • Qualified applicant can start to work immediately.

PASSi is a non-profit organization licensed in Pennsylvania. We offer fringe benefits, including paid vacations, health insurance, and 401K retirement plan, as well as comparable salary based on experience and capability.

Call 215-572-1234 for more information

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