• Penn Asian Jubliee Center goes Apple Picking
  • Philadelphia Senior Choir
  • 45th HHA Class Graduates
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  • A program in our Jubilee Center
  • Massage Therapy Session
  • One of our Home Health Aids and Clients
  • Jubilee Center Activity
  • HHA Receiving Certificates
  • Mary Riley


Mission

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

 
Vision

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 Open House Reception

 On Friday, June 27th, people from Philadelphia and its surrounding regions came out to support PASSi to celebrate the opening of The Penn Asian Jubilee Center. The event included a tour of the Jubilee Center, musical entertainment, and speeches by special guests.

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The Huffington Post Recgonizes Im Ja Choi

 

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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:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-tarnoff/reinvention-boomers_b_5545993.html

Penn Asian Jubilee Center Is Now Open!

 

 PASSi is proud to announce that its adult day care center is now open. Attendance at Jubilee will help your loved ones improve their physical and emotional well-being, as well as their overall quality of life.   Click here for more information.

The Jubilee Center is available to all individuals that functionally qualify for adult day services, without any regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability.

Questions and registration, please contact:

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

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

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

Kunthea (215) 572-1234 ext. 25 (Khmer/Cambodian)

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 provided examples of two of PASSi's clients' families, describing 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:
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/15/us/as-asian-americans-age-their-children-face-cultural-hurdles.html?hp.

 

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 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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Home Health Aide Classes

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

This two week program offers 80 hours of training, including CPR certification, to help students become competent home health aides.

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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Collaboration between PASSi and the Korean Senior Association of Greater Philadelphia

Check out the recently published article in Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal about PASSi's collaboration with the Korean Senior Association of Greater Philadelphia!  The article can be accessed here.

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Latest News

PASSi is Hiring!

Penn Asian Senior Services is currently accepting applications for the following position for the Navigator program:

Program Director

Please see our "Employment Opportunites" page under the Careers tab for more information on these positions.

 

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.

  • Qualifications: HHA certificate preferred. Training will be provided to applicants who do not have prior HHA experience
  • Qualified applicants can start work immediately.

 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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