ALERT: CCAC will be closed January 19, 20 and 21, 2019 with all weekend classes cancelled

Due to inclement weather conditions, all CCAC campuses, centers and off-campus locations will be closed on Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20 and all weekend classes will be cancelled. The college will also be closed on Monday, January 21 to observe the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The college will reopen for business on Tuesday morning, January 22.
  • Aging Programs

    Senior Companion Training

    Guest speakers and industry experts offer in-service training for senior caregivers through this Academy program. Training is offered twice each year. Topics include:

    • Art therapy for relaxation and stress reduction
    • Devices to assist seniors in taking their medicine
    • Overcoming holiday depression
    • Humor as therapy
    • Annual documentation review

    Therapeutic Aging Classes

    More than 400 classes are offered by the Academy, at low or no cost to participants, for men and women age 55 and older and adults with disabilities. Programs are based at adult day care facilities, Kane Regional Centers and senior citizen centers throughout Allegheny County. Both life-enrichment and educational courses are offered. Here are a few examples of courses:

    • Aerobics
    • Crafts
    • Dance
    • Nutrition
    • Medicare updates
    • Insurance plans
    • Wills and trusts
  • Mary Jo Guercio
    Community Training and Development
    Byers Hall 205
    Pittsburgh, PA. 15212
    Phone: 412.237.2723
    Fax: 412.237.4512