Area Agency on Aging

The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) assists Allegheny County residents, 60 years of age and older, to live safe, healthy and, when possible, independent lives.

AAA is the front door to find services for yourself, a spouse, a relative or a friend. Carefully review the page below to find information about all the ways we are ready to help and how to contact us to get started.

Types of Services

All Older Adults and Their Loved Ones

Independent and Active Older Adults

Older Adults Who Face Challenges but Want to Remain in Their Homes

Older Adults Who Need Skilled Care

Those Who Provide Care for Older Adults

Information About AAA Services

Contact the DHS SeniorLine

  • Phone: 412-350-5460 or 800-344-4319
  • Fax: 412-350-4330
  • TDD/TTY: 412-350-2727
  • Email

Report the Neglect or Abuse of Older Adults (Including Self-neglect)

412-350-6905 or


More information available on the Elder Abuse page.

Other Resources You Might Find Helpful

About AAA

Office Location
Birmingham Towers
2100 Wharton Street, Second Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15203


AAA Profile(PDF, 241KB)
One-page overview of the agency and a more detailed description of the agency including legal mandates, administration, fiscal and person statistics, programs and services, and contact information.


  • Erin Dalton, DHS Director
  • With local oversight by the AAA Advisory Council (min. 15 members; max. 19 members) and
  • Commonwealth oversight by the PA Department of Aging, Office of Long-term Living

Annual Plans and Budgets