GECAC will be closed on Friday, April 2nd in observance of Good Friday. Due to COVID-19, GECAC offices are closed to the public. The staff is serving clients via phone, email, and virtual. Go to our COVID-19 Guidance page for information on how to receive services.


The Issue

Low-income seniors residing in public housing need support to remain independent in their homes.

Our Impact

Nearly 400 low-income people living in the Housing Authority of the City of Erie's Schmid Towers and Friendship Apartments buildings are able to maintain their independence.

COVID-19 Information: HomePLUS program remains onsite and open to provide services to the 400 residents of Schmid Towers and Friendship Apartments.


HomePLUS reduces risk factors and stabilizes housing by providing assessment, case management, and other aging services on-site to Housing Authority of the City of Erie's residents at:

Schmid Towers
153 East 6th Street

Friendship Apartments
111 East 11th Street

LECOM/LifeWorks provides medical case management and support services for the HomePLUS program.


  • A resident of Friendship Apartments or Schmid Towers.
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John Pete
(814) 456-1511