Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania Our Vision is Your Vision
Formerly Tri-County Association for the Blind
Phone: 717-238-2531
info@vrocp.org

Case Management Services

Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania (VROCP) offers a variety of services to help visually impaired consumers remain independent and improve the quality of their lives.  Our Case Management Department provides information and community referral services.  If seeking a Case Manager, an individual assessment will be done to determine if the consumer seeking services meets the following 3 criteria:

1.   An eye report from an eye doctor verifying low vision status

2.   Income guidelines

3.   The need for services is explored

The following services may be provided in Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin and Perry counties.

  • In-home services-such as grocery shopping, mail reading, bill paying and assistance with completing applications.
  • Transportation and escort services to and from doctor visits and other necessary appointments.
  • Life skills education through attendance at support group meetings and quality of life programs.
  • Information and referral services.
  • Recreational services.

For additional information or to inquire about any of these services, please contact our Director of Services, Nancy Altemose at nancya@vrocp.org, or call 717.238.2531.

Vision Resources Monthly Life Skills Support Group Meetings

  • Harrisburg Support Group

Meets the 1st Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. at Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania, 1130 S. 19th Street, Harrisburg.  If you plan to attend a meeting, please call Marie Sersch at 717-238-2531 by 2:00 pm on the Friday before a scheduled meeting. Some of our meetings require the purchase of supplies and printing of materials. If she is unavailable leave a message with the receptionist.

  • Carlisle Support Group

Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 2:00 p.m. at One West Penn Apartments, 1 West Penn Street, Carlisle.

  • Franklin County Support Group

Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 11:30 a.m. at the Chambersburg Senior Center.

1130 South 19th Street • Harrisburg, PA 17104 • Phone: 717-238-2531 • Fax: 717-238-0710 • info@vrocp.org