Services Provided by PSPS


PSPS provides Social Services to residents Including

  • Health Promotion and fitness programs as well as art, music and drama classes, indoor gardening, computer training, lectures, concerts, and discussion groups. 

  • On-site social work services, including care coordination, crisis intervention, counseling regarding Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, and other benefits. 

  • Health care management by on-site nurses who monitor frail, homebound residents. 

  • On-site nurses who provide short term health care assistance and monitoring after a fall, illness or hospital discharge. 

  • Intervention and counseling for cooperators who become disoriented, posing a threat to themselves and their neighbors. 

Penn South Program for Seniors (PSPS) has an On-Site Nurse in the Senior Center located at 290 9th Avenue. Services include a weekly blood pressure clinic. Our nurse takes appointments as well as participating in education and prevention services. 

If you have a health concern and would like to make an appointment with the NORC RN, please call 212-243-3670

If you are experiencing a health care emergency call 9-1-1. 


tHROUGHOUT THE yEARS WE HAVE HELPED THOUSANDS OF SENIORS COPE WITH THEIR CHANGING NEEDS.