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Pennsylvania Long‑Term Care Council

The Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Council is charged with making recommendations on regulations, licensure, financing, or any other responsibilities of the departments and agencies that relate to the commonwealth’s long-term services and supports system. Established by Act 64 of 2015, the council replaces the Intra-Governmental Council on Long-Term Care in order to reflect today’s broader long-term care continuum. The scope of the council includes all areas of long-term care, including, but not limited to, institutional care and home and community-based services. Chaired by Secretary of Aging Robert Torres, the council is comprised of 35 members, including long-term care consumers, advocates, caregivers, providers, and policymakers.

Council Meeting Information

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Council's (Council) August 20, 2020, meeting will now be held remotely via WebEx. The start time will remain at 10 a.m.

Persons wishing to attend the meeting are asked to contact Charles Quinnan, Council Executive Director at 717-705-7296 or

Council meetings begin at 10 a.m. and are held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in the Keystone Conference Center located at 2300 N. Cameron Street Harrisburg, PA 17110.

The Keystone Conference Center is located on the second floor of the Maclay Street side of the complex.

Persons with any questions or in need of accommodations as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 are asked to contact Council Executive Director Charles Quinnan at (717) 705-7296 or