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(a) Purpose of program.--The purpose of the senior center program in Pennsylvania is to facilitate the social, emotional and physical well-being of older Pennsylvanians by the establishment of and support for community-based services and activities. Senior center programs are designed to enhance the dignity, support the independence and encourage the involvement of senior citizens in the community.
(b) Facilities.--In order to achieve this purpose, a facility must be in a physical condition which provides an atmosphere conducive to the functions of a senior center. The center should be in compliance with all government safety standards.
(c) Use of grants.--By establishment of the Senior Center Grant Program, the General Assembly intends that grants provided under this act be used to provide a physical facility conducive to the achievement of these goals as well as other purposes.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Pennsylvania Statutes Title 35 P.S. Health and Safety § 7402. Declaration of policy - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/pa/title-35-ps-health-and-safety/pa-st-sect-35-7402.html
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