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.
"Peace Garden Pond"
Part of the Healing Garden Project funded by PECO, we will add a walkway that'll lead to lots of flowers, benches, umbrella for shade and fish to the new pond in the Spring.
On Friday, September 26th, the Penn Asian Jubilee Center hosted the Philadelphia Senior Choir. The choir members gave a lovely performance that all of our adult day care clients and PASSi staff enjoyed immensely!
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PASSi's Founder and Executive Director, Im Ja Choi, was honored as the keynote speaker for Penn State Abington's Fall 2014 Commencement on December 19, 2014, in front of an audience of over a thousand people.
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On Monday, October 6, 2014, the Penn Asian Jubilee Center went Apple Picking with around 30 participants at Styer Orchard in Langhone, PA. Aside from apple picking, everyone went for a hayride and ate lunch at the picnic tables on the grounds. The trip was blessed with perfect weather and was super fun!!!
PASSi's Executive Director, Im Ja Choi, was recently featured in an AARP Magazine article focusing on four 50-plus aged workers who reinvented themselves in second caree
rs in the non-profit nonprofit sector.
PASSi would like to send our thanks and gratitude to The Vanguard Group, Inc. and its volunteers for doing such a great job!
Pictured in Front Row: Rebecca Fregeau, Jenny Bedin, Louis Esposito, John Rahmlow Middle Row: Joseph Martosella, Stephen Horvath, Theodore JeongBack Row: Praveen Chand, Brandon Swartout, Brendan Heron
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The Penn Asian Jubilee Center had a Chuseok celebration (also known as the Harvest Moon Festival or Korean Thanksgiving) on Monday, September 8th.
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The Penn Asian Jubilee Center hosted the play "Heaven Flowers" on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 and Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Heaven Flowers tells the story of two Korean seniors who meet and fall in love and even through a life changing event, the play shows that it is never too late to love.
The Huffington Post has recgonized Im Ja Choi for her outstanding work in the Asian American senior community. The article describes the trials and tribuations she endured while taking care of her mother who was diagnosed with stomach cancer in 2002, and the success that she has gained through building PASSi to be the organization it is today. To read the article please click the following link:
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Field Registered Nurses (RN) Needed
Penn Asian Senior Services currently has multiple open positions for bilingual registered nurses. The applicant should be fluent in English and one of the following languages: Korean, Cambodian/Khmer, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Gujarati.
Please go to "Employment Opportunities" under the Careers tab for for information.
HHA Class Information
PASSi is now accepting applications for our Home Health Aide classes. The classes will be taught in various languages including English, Korean, Chinese, Khmer/Cambodian, and Gujarati. This two-week program offers 80 hours of instruction. 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 – 2:30pm
The next NA class is scheduled in the beginning of 2015 (course calendar coming soon).
For more information or to make an appointment call Jenny Bedin at 215-572-1234 ext. 10.
Korean, Chinese, and Vietnamese Home Healthcare Aides Needed!
Penn Asian Senior Services is currently hiring Home Health Aides.
We offer fringe benefits, including paid vacation, health insurance, 401K retirement plan, as well as comparable salary based on experience and capability.
Call 215-572-1234 for more information.
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Penn Asian Senior Services
6926 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA 19126, 215-572-1234
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