Prescription Assistance Programs

The Information and Assistance staff may be able to provide resources for Prescription Assistance. Cumberland County Aging and Community Services does not help with paying prescription


Pennsylvania Prescription Program (65+)

PACE (Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly) and PACENET are prescription programs for Pennsylvania residents age 65 or older with limited income. You can apply for PACE/ PACENET if you have health insurance or limited prescription benefits through other insurance. You are NOT eligible for these programs if you are eligible for prescription benefits under the Medical Assistance program.


Medicare Part D Prescriptions 

Under the APPRISE insurance counseling program, specially trained volunteers provide information regarding the numerous plans covered by Medicare and assistance with enrollment in the plan of your choice typically during Open Enrollment.