Cruz to host two senior luncheons in December

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 1 – State Rep. Angel Cruz, D-Phila., will host two senior luncheons to help older Pennsylvanians access local and state resources to improve their quality of life.

The free events will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on the following dates and locations:

  • Thursday, Dec. 14 - Casa Caribe,173 W. Allegheny Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19133

  • Friday, Dec. 15 - Somerset Villas, 200 E. Somerset St., Philadelphia, PA 19134

“Seniors are invaluable members of our community, and with these events my aim is to see that they are connected to all the programs, resources and initiatives that can help them remain active, engaged and live their best lives,” Cruz said.

Attendees will be able to receive information about the state Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program, PACE and PACENET prescription-drug plans, SEPTA Key ID, heating assistance and other state programs.

For more information, residents can reach out to Cruz’s office at 215-291-5643 or visit his website,