College students live at retirement, rehabilitation home for reduced rent, community service

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. (WHTM) – Imagine exchanging volunteer time for rent. That’s what a couple Dauphin County college students are doing at The Middletown Home.

College students pay a reduced rent and complete 20 hours of community service a month to live at The Middletown Home. But residents say the energy and friendship the students provide is priceless.

“They’re very happy,” said Richard Huber, a resident in the community. “It makes me very happy that young people actually fit in with the older group, and we do have older people…my golly, one is 101.”

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