Residents enjoy single occupancy
bedrooms with congregate living and dining areas. Specially equipped
vans provide transportation for social and recreational activities.
Staff prepare three meals daily and are available for emergencies at
Persons applying for residence must
meet the federal definition of handicapped. This includes physical
disabilities as well as intellectual disabilities. Applicants must
be over 18 years of age and be capable of managing personal care
independently or with the assistance of a formal attendant care
program. Other requirements include independent evacuation of the premises, self-administration of medications and basic money management skills. For a copy of our Tenant Selection Plan, please contact us.
West-In-Arms contracts with the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide housing
assistance for those persons whose income meets HUD guidelines for
supplementation. The amount of subsidy differs depending on income
and is determined following a review of personal financial assets.
All applicants are placed on a waiting
list in the order which they are received. Applicants must qualify according to the agency's Tenant Selection Plan. Applicants are contacted according to the waiting list for financial verification and a personal interview.
An application can be mailed please click here to send us your contact information or
by phoning the office at 724-567-7799.
For further information please contact:
P.O. Box 305
129 Columbia Avenue
Vandergrift, Pa 15690