Resources

Caregiver Resources

CareGiving.org

A one stop site for those who are caring for a loved one.  Whether you are caring for a child or a senior family member or friend this site will help you navigate through the questions and emotional challenges associated with the very rewarding and sometimes challenging duties of a caregiver.

CareGiversLibrary.org

Need to sell your parents’ home?  Are you an employer and need assistance with understanding your caregiver employee?  Do you need help researching home care or personal care?  This site has many resources available to you.

AARP.org

AARP caters to caregivers 52 and older.  Valuable resources and advice for those who are “Long Distance” caregivers, and those who are in the “Sandwich Generation” of still caring for young adult children, working and taking care of elderly parents. *Membership may be required to access all of the benefits of this site.     

CaringBridge.com

A wonderful resource to help organize and schedule errands and appointments.  This site allows you to create a private on-line schedule to share between family and friends who are helping to care for a loved one.

ALZ.org

Find support and advice for caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s Disease.

Asbestos.com

Being the primary caregiver for a person with mesothelioma is not an easy task. Resources for support are available.

Mesothelioma.net

Approximately 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma in the United States every year. Learn about this type of cancer, treatment options and where you can find support.

Consumersafety.org

Get the latest safety guides for infants, families, patients and seniors, as well as important health news, recalls and safety alerts here.

MesotheliomaVeterans.org

Learn more about mesothelioma and your benefit options with VA-accredited claims agents, all free of charge.

ConsumerSafetyGuide.com

Keeping the public informed about consumer dangers and safety issues associated with numerous products that can cause the public harm.

Places to Go

DoJohnstown.com

Do Johnstown has been the most complete and accurate guide to things to do in Johnstown.

Bottleworks.org

Create-Exhibit-Sell.  BottleWorks is a local working art gallery complete with a gallery store. Come visit local artists creating in their studios, see new monthly exhibits and join in some fantastic classes from cooking to yoga.

JohnstownSymphony.org

Often hailed as the “Pride of Johnstown” the symphony provides Johnstown residents the opportunity to experience live music under the direction of talented guest conductors.  They have a youth symphony as well as a community outreach orchestra “Community Strings.”

ArcadiaWindber.com

Located in Windber, PA (15 minutes from Arbutus) the historic Arcadia Theater features live musical entertainment monthly at a very reasonable price.

UPJArts.org

Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center (PPAC) is located on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh in Johnstown.  PPAC brings live music, musicals, and various dance groups to town on a monthly basis.

JohnstownConcertBallet.org

If you are a fan of the ballet, you are in luck. Visit the Johnstown Concert Ballet for show information and tickets. As a non-profit organization, Johnstown’s local ballet brings the community together to support our talented local dancers.

VisitJohnstownPA.com

A one stop site for everything Johnstown. Find information on our local historical buildings such as the Johnstown Flood Museum, our local festivals and events like the Flood City Music Festival, Thunder In The Valley or PolkaFest, along with the monthly “To Do” calendars and volunteer opportunities in the community.

JohnstownTomahawks.com

Johnstown’s own NAHL hockey team.  The Tomahawks play at the 1st Summit Arena.  It’s always a great night for hockey! Did you know Johnstown was named “Kraft Hockeyville USA in 2015?”

1stsummitarena.com

The 1ST SUMMIT ARENA @ Cambria County War Memorial hosts several different concerts and various types of shows. Currently, the arena is home to the Johnstown Tomahawks.

Transportation

CamTranBus.com

Senior citizens age 65 and older are eligible to ride any fixed route bus FREE. Applications can be downloaded on the website.  CamTran lets you schedule a ride so you don’t have to wait outside.

FlyJST.com

The John Murtha Cambria County Airport is minutes from Arbutus.  Featuring commuter flights to and from Pittsburgh, PA.  Traveling is easy.

JohnstownPA.com

Need a taxi?  This site will help you schedule a cab in Johnstown or Somerset Counties.

Amtrak.com

Yes, you can take the train.  Located at 47 Walnut Street in Johnstown, about 20 minutes from Arbutus, the Amtrak station is surrounded by historic buildings and has a comfortable waiting room.  Routes and schedules are found on the website.

Restaurants

JohnstownEats.com

Just too many options to list here!  Check out this convenient website with a listing of great eateries including menus, price ranges and contact information.

Government

RichlandTwp.com

Contact information for supervisors, fire department, police department, human services, water authority, library and more.  This site also includes a list of events in Richland Township including information on the annual “Richland Days” celebration every August.

Richland Township, Cambria County
322 Schoolhouse Road, Suite 110
Johnstown Pennsylvania 15904-2924

Phone: 814-266-2922
Fax: 814-266-2024
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. M-F

Legis.State.PA.us

Find the current State Legislators representing Cambria County using this website.