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Adams County Office for Aging

The Adams County Office for Aging is a private non-profit agency dedicated to providing assistance to and advocacy for people age 60 and above within Adams County. Our mission is to assist people in maintaining independence and dignity within their own homes and communities. We offer a variety of services to support our age 60 and over population including; adult day care, senior centers, Lifeline systems, medical equipment loan, volunteer opportunities, tax preparation assistance, Medicare counseling, transportation, property tax and rent rebate assistance, protective services, legal services, and a variety of health and educational programs. For in-home care, individual can self-refer or a medical professional can refer as well. As for the other services, interested person should just call ahead and let them know they are coming.

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Waynesboro New Hope Shelter

New Hope Shelter is a faith-based emergency shelter open to men, women, and families with children. Individuals and families may reside there for up to 30 days, while receiving two meals a day, employment assistance, computer training, life skills classes, and clothing from the thrift store. As of now, there is a waiting list, so to put one's name of the list, please call main number provided.

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25 S. Potomac St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 762-5840

Sunday-Saturday; 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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Accelerated Support Services for Older Adults

Accelerated Support Services for Older Adults is located in the Hill House Senior Services Center, and provides case management and support services for formerly incarcerated individuals that 60 years and older. The program offers assistance obtaining housing, food, and clothing, job readiness, counseling, and in-home services, and support at hearings.

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2038 Bedford Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
(412) 392-4450 contactus@hillhouse.org

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Community Kitchen

Community Kitchen provides culinary-based on-the-job training and support to individuals with barriers to employment and provide Transitional Job Opportunities to those with at least one year's experience working in a kitchen.

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1323 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
(412) 246-4736 info@ckpgh.org

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Foundation of HOPE

The Foundation of HOPE is an interfaith non-profit with the mission to “Empower incarcerated and released individuals to restore their relationship with their God, rebuild their lives, and reconcile to their communities.” The HOPE Aftercare Program is a pre- and post-release adult reintegration program for inmates and reentrants that seeks to ensure their successful return to the community. HOPE Aftercare provides resources, referrals, and guidance regarding employment, housing, education, food assistance, mental health services, and clothing. The program’s mentoring component matches inmates and reentrants with mentors who can assist them on a one-on-one basis.

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112 W. North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 321-3343

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Goodwill SWPA

Goodwill SWPA offers a broad variety of programs and services, including: educational, disability and transitional, housing, job search, and reentry services. They also provide GED prep and testing, ESL courses and computer training, and assistance with resume building, interviewing skills, and financial literacy and management.

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118 52nd St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
(412) 481-9005

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Hill House Association

The Hill House offers a wide range of programs and services to help meet the needs of the community. Accelerated Support Services for Older Adults - A program providing supportive services to persons 60 years and older that have been released from jail or prison and need assistance obtaining housing, food, and clothing. First Source Center - Provides comprehensive workforce development services to citizens that lead to meaningful employment and positively impact the economic health of the community. Home-Delivered Meals - A nutrition program that provides daily meals to homebound older adults who are unable to prepare meals for themselves due to physical or medical reasons. EARN - To assist individuals presently receiving assistance from the Department of Public Welfare to secure and maintain gainful employment. Senior Community Services Center - The senior center provides a place for for seniors to come together within their community and socialize with friends and family. The center also provides resources that address vital concerns for seniors wishing to live independently.

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1835 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-392-4400 contactus@hillhouse.org

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North Hills Community Outreach

North Hills Community Outreach provides services to low-income individuals and families in Western Pennsylvania under four core values: recognizing the love of God for everyone, treating all individuals with dignity, fostering self-sufficiency, and managing resources in a responsible manner. Services include food services, utilities and emergencies services, employment services, emergency funding help, family development, senior services, school supplies and appliance sharing, computer training, transportation and car-owning, legal, college or post-secondary education, support groups a range of issues, and links to outside resources.

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1975 Ferguson Rd.
Allison Park, Pennsylvania 15101
(412) 487-6316 help@nhco.org

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Options/Care: Management Services for Independent Living

Options/Care Management, a program offered by the Family Services of Western Pennsylvania, is for individuals 60 years and older who need assistance remaining independent and living in their own homes. Care managers provide services based on a personalized assessment of the participant's psycho-social, environmental, and financial needs. Participants are eligible to receive home-delivered meals, resource counseling and support, monthly visits from a care manager, and more. Participants' families may also receive training and support through the Family Caregiver Support Program.

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Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging offers programs and services for older adults residing in Armstrong County. The AAA connects individuals to seniors centers, housing, home delivered meals, legal assistance, in-home services, adult day care services, medical insurance counseling, transportation services, employment training and placement services, and more.

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Ford Memorial United Methodist Church

The Ford Memorial United Methodist Church offers a community meal every Thursday from 4:00pm - 6:00pm. Individuals of all faiths are welcome. The Ford Memorial Community Church also runs a food bank; please call for additional information about income and eligibility requirements.

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1024 4th Ave.
Ford City, PA 16226
(724) 763-1540 fordmemc@windstream.net

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The Beaver County Office on Aging

The Beaver County Office on Aging is committed to identifying the diverse needs of our aging population, providing quality services, preserving the dignity of the individual and advocating for the older person's rights. Programs and services available are the Apprise Program, health and insurance coverage counseling; senior garden plots; in-home services; care management services; adult day cares; senior centers; transportation assistance; home delivered meals; healthy living classes; etc. There are several senior centers throughout Beaver County that offer fitness classes, field trips, recreational games, fellowship, educational activities and hot, nutritious meals for those 60 years and older. Please call or check out the website to find out the other locations.

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Trails Ministries

TRAILS is a faith-based organization that offers supports to obtain necessary documentation (i.e. Social Security Card, Identification Documents, Birth Certificate, etc), mental health counseling, and drug and alcohol counseling. TRAILS also offers support in seeking employment, transportation, food, housing, clothing, and one-on-one and group mentoring.

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(724) 891-7541 support@trailsministries.org

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TRIALS Ministries

TRIALS Ministries is a faith-based organization that provides returning citizens with one-on-one and group mentoring, along with assistance obtaining necessary documentation (Social Security Cards, Identification Cards, Birth Certificates, etc.); receiving mental health, drug and alcohol counseling; receiving food, housing, and clothing; seeking employment and transportation; and enhancing spiritual development.

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918 7th Ave
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
(724) 891-7541 support@trailsministries.org

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Bedford County Christian Church

The Bedford County Christian Church has a food bank which provides groceries to community members every second Monday. The church also serves dinner every six weeks. If you would like to apply to receive groceries or attend a dinner, please call in advance.

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10229 Lincoln Highway
Everett, PA 15537
(814) 623-1716 bedfordchurch@gmail.com

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Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging provides services for older adults residing in Huntingdon, Bedford, and Fulton counties. The AAA provides assistance with accessing health insurance, rent and property tax rebates, meals, transportation (Shared Ride Program transportation and reduced fares), in-home services, home support, senior centers, and more. Please note that the AAA has offices in all three counties.

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240 S. Wood St.
Bedford, PA 15522
(814) 623-8148

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Berks Connections/Pretrial Services (BCPS)

Berks Connections/Pretrial Services (BCPS) provides reentry programming for returning citizens such as workforce development and housing programs. BCPS also provides services for children and loved ones of returning citizens.

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Berks County Courthouse, 16th Floor, 633 Court St
Reading, PA 19601
(610) 478-6920

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Berks County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 55.

The Berks County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) provides services to older adults in Berks County. The Berks County AAA connects older adults with home delivered meals, adult daily living centers, senior community centers, transportation services, public health insurance, assistance for older adults who are raising minors, in-home supportive services (including home health services), health and wellness programs, and more.

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Hope Rescue Mission

Participants are required to attend evening faith-based chapel events.

Hope Rescue Mission offers food, clothing, and shelter to men. Men are provided with a single bed and a lockable wardrobe in a dormitory setting. At Hope Rescue Mission, the men are free to access the computer lab, gym, laundry room, and shower room. Men who are enrolled in 12 college credits per semester, or technical trade school, may apply for a 6 month transitional housing program.

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645 North Sixth St
Reading, PA 19601
(610) 375-4224 hopeforreading@gmail.com

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Opportunity House

Opportunity House provides emergency shelter and services that include counseling, resume writing, job interviewing skills, mental health and drug and alcohol treatment services, transportation to and from medical appointments when needed, money management supports, and case management services. Opportunity House also provides transition housing for individuals who were engaged in shelter services.

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430 North 2nd St
Reading, PA 19601
(610) 374-4696 info@opphouse.org

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The Kennedy House

The Kennedy House offers a food pantry, soup kitchen, clothing bank, emergency supplies for families, and financial services for individuals living in the Southern metropolitan Reading area.

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532 Spruce St
Reading, PA 19602
(610) 378-1947

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-4:00pm. Saturday-Sunday; 12:00pm-5:00pm

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Blair Senior Services

Blair Senior Services is a non-profit corporation that aims to meet the needs of older adults in Blair County. This includes: case management, transportation, daily meals, educational and recreational activities at four different senior centers, abuse and abandonment protective services, and legal advocacy (Power of Attorney and guardianship services, wills and, long-term care complaints).

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1320 12th Ave
Altoona, PA 16601
(814) 946-1235

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Society of St. Vincent de Paul Altoona-Johnstown Diocese

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Altoona-Johnstown Diocese operates Food For Families consisting of two food banks and two Family Kitchens, as well as five food pantries. The Society runs eight thrift stores filled with used, new, or vintage items, all the proceeds go towards those in need. Although the items are priced in order to meet anyone's pocket book, the Society will make every effort to help those in need with items. Please call or go online to see the various sites throughout the county. To address larger needs, a Home Visitor will go to the home of a needy person make an assessment and authorize assistance to supply furniture, appliances or other large household items. The Society assists with other financial needs such as, rent, utilities, medical expenses, and many other basic needs. There are always volunteer opportunities to staff the thrift stores or community gardens that the Society runs to assist those in need with clothing, household items, and fresh produce. Please call for more information.

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1215 7th Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
(814) 943-1981

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B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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Sayre Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible, our ministry is motivated by the love of God, and our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as we meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program we offer is rooted in our passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless. Among their services, Sayre Salvation Army offers rental assistance; food and clothing; senior services; and faith-based programs. For more information on the different programs and how to get assistance, please call during office hours.

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314 S Elmer Ave.
Sayre, PA 18840
(570) 888-2153

Monday; Closed; Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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Coalition to Shelter and Support the Homeless

Coalition to Shelter and Support the Homeless (CSSH) is an alliance of faith-based and community service organizations assisting unsheltered adults in Central Bucks County. Our first priority is to provide shelter on Code Blue nights. At the same time, we try to link the homeless and financially distressed to needed resources. CSSH only provides transportation to and from the shelter in the winter and to free community meals. There are free community meals the first, second, and third Sunday of the month. Please call ahead or check website to find out time and place, as well as if transportation there is needed.

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196 W. Ashland St
Doylestown, PA 18901
(866) 390-0291 contact.us@co2ssh.org

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Butler County Area Agency on Aging

Individuals are required to be over the age of 60.

The Butler County Area Agency on Aging provides services to Butler County residents. Services include home-delivered meals, counseling, health insurance counseling, legal assistance, meals, activities, and educational programs through senior centers, health programs, and transportation through Butler Area Rural Transit (BART).

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111 Sunnyview Circle, Ste. 101
Butler, PA 16001
(724) 282-3008 aaainfo@co.butler.pa.us

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Cambria County Area Agency on Aging

The mission of the Cambria County Area Agency on Aging is to enhance the quality of life of older citizens of Cambria County by promoting their well-being, dignity, independence and safety through compassionate sponsorship of social service programs for aging adults. The Area Agency on Aging provides the following programs: Adult Day Care, Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC), Assessments, Care Management, Congregate Meals, Domiciliary Care, Family Caregiver Support Program, Foster Grandparents Program, Guardianship, Health Insurance Counseling, Home Delivered Meals, Home Security Program, Home Support, Information & Assistance, Nursing Home Transition, OBRA, Ombudsman, Protective Services, Personal Assistance Services, Personal Care, Senior Activities Centers, Transportation, Waiver.

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St. Clement Food Pantry

The St. Clement Food Pantry serves distressed families in the Southmont, Westmont, and Upper Yoder areas of Johnstown. If you are in need of assistance, please visit the food pantry on the first or third Friday of the month between 9:00 AM and Noon. If an urgent need exists that cannot wait until food bank day, leave a message at 814-255-2200 or call the parish office at 814-255-4422. The food pantry is located at 114 Lindberg Avenue just past the school beneath the St. Clement Church office. Families needing assistance from other areas in Cambria County can call the Food for Families office at 814-539-7811 for instructions on how to receive food.

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Esther's House

Emporium First United Methodist Church established Esther's House, which offers free groceries and meals to the community. Please note that while Esther's House generally provides community meals on Tuesday evenings at 5:00pm and groceries on Mondays at 4:00pm, days of distributions or meals may change due to weather or holidays.

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307 Spruce St.
Emporium, PA 15834
(814) 486-0849

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Northern Tier Community Action Corporation

Individuals seeking food services must present a photo ID and proof of residence. Individuals seeking rental assistance must file an application; requirements vary depending on the level of assistance requested.

Northern Tier Community Action Corporation provides services to low-income individuals. Services include assistance with accessing public benefits (including SNAP, medical assistance, LIHEAP), housing assistance (including payment of rent and utilities), case management services, food assistance, and referrals.

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135 W. 4th St.
Emporium, PA 15834
(814) 486-1161

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Office of Human Services

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Office of Human Services (OHS) provides a wide range of services to older adults in Cameron, Elk, and McKean Counties. OHS assists older adults with accessing public health insurance counseling, in-home personal care services, nursing home transition services, counseling, transportation, in-home nursing services, senior centers, and more.

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118 Center St.
Ridgway, PA 15853
(814) 776-2191

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-4:00pm. 

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Zion United Church of Christ

The Zion United Church of Christ (Lehighton) offers a community meal on the last Thursday of each month (5:30pm-7:00pm), a food pantry on the last Thursday of each month (6:00pm-7:00pm), and a weekly lunch on Wednesdays (11:00-12:30pm). Please note that individuals interested in the food pantry must meet certain income requirements (although no proof of income is not required) and provide proof of address to demonstrate residence in the Lehighton area.

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225 Iron St.
Leighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1191 office@zionlehighton.org

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Central PA Community Action

Central PA Community Action offers food programs, transportation, clothing services, employment and training programs, utility assistance programs, homeless prevention programs, weatherization programs, home repair programs and other services. The staff at CPCA is trained to help families resolve crisis situations and become more stable by providing ongoing, intensive support. To find out about the individual programs and eligibility requirements, please call the main number.

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207 E. Cherry St.
Clearfield, PA 16830
(814) 765-1551 cpcainc@cpcaa.net

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FaithCentre Food Bank

The FaithCentre Food Bank provides fresh food items to greater Bellefonte area residents. Individuals living in the area who meet the income guidelines can register for a free monthly food distribution of fresh produce (when in season), dairy products, fresh and frozen meat, food for individuals with diabetes, bread and pastries, canned and frozen vegetables, and personal care products like toothpaste and soap. Emergency food distribution is available to anyone, regardless of geographic location, on Monday and Tuesday from 10:00am-12:00pm. Regular food distribution is on Wednesday from 10:00am-2:00pm and Thursday from 1:00pm-5:00pm.

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131 S. Allegheny St.
Bellefonte, PA 16823
(814) 355-4400

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Act in Faith of Greater West Chester

Act in Faith of Greater West Chester support individuals in removing barriers to employment such as gaining a photo ID, bus tokens to get to an interview, or by creating a resume. Act in Faith of Greater West Chester also provides supports such as home goods, clothing, or food.

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212 South High St
West Chester, PA 19382
(484) 324-8492 contact@actinfaithgwc.org

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Oxford Area Neighborhood Services Center

The Oxford Area Neighborhood Services Center offers a variety of services to residents of southwestern Chester County. Services include an emergency food pantry (which includes household items like personal care items, cleaning supplies, and paper products), case management services, assistance with payment of utilities, rent, or health care expenses, and more. Please call to find out more about the individual requirements for each program.

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35 N. 3rd St.
Oxford, PA 19363
(610) 932-8557 nsc35@zoominternet.net

Monday-Thursday; 8:30am-4:30pm. Friday: 8:30am-12:00pm.

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Safe Harbor of Chester County

Safe Harbor of Chester County offers emergency housing for homeless men and women who, because of addictions or mental health issues, do not qualify for other shelter programs offering in the area. In addition to the emergency housing, Safe Harbor provides individuals with clothing, personal needs, and other items to help them maintain their self-esteem.

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20 North Matlack St
West Chester, PA 19380
(610) 692-6550 shelter@safeharborofgwc.org

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Wings for Success

Wings for Success empowers women in need to pursue employment and economic security through apparel, advice, and advocacy. By helping women access free, work-appropriate clothing and offering support and confidence-building, Wings for Success helps clients make the best impression at interviews and new jobs. Wings for Success also offers employment workshops to support women on their job search and to prepare and start new jobs.

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490 Lancaster Ave Frazer PA 19355
Frazer, PA 19355
(610) 644-6423

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Clarion Area Agency on Aging

Clarion Area Agency on Aging offers a wide range of programs and cooperates with many community agencies to provide a comprehensive network of services. The Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program provides eligible participants with $20 worth of vouchers to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at farmer’s markets. Additional programs include individual case management; transportation; prime time health classes; community education; home cooked meals; legal assistance; and in-home supportive care and services. The Agency has four Senior Centers located throughout Clarion County. The centers offer lunch, and a variety of recreational, social and educational opportunities. Participants enjoy programs, trips and entertainment along with varied evening activities. To find out the specific locations of the Senior Centers, please call the main number or check them out on the website!

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Community Action, Inc.

Community Action, Inc. is a premier organization dedicated to solving social and economic problems of the community. Among their programs are the Crossroads Project; Energy Conservation and Weatherization; Emergency Shelter and Rental Assistance; Food Pantry; Medical Assistance Transportation Program; Senior Corps-RSVP Project; and Supportive Services for Veteran Families.

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First United Methodist Church of Clarion

First United Methodist Church of Clarion is a faith community that offers a number of worship services Sundays and Wednesdays. There are a variety of ministries for those who are looking to explore and connect to their faith. In addition, First United Methodist Church operates outreach programs including a monthly food pantry and a weekly hot meal. Love Cupboard is the name of the food pantry and distribution is from 4:30 pm–6:30 pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Individuals and families are able to receive food and hygiene products once each month. Photo identification is required to receive items. Food for Friends is an outreach to the community. Different organizations sign up to cook and serve the meal each week and many of the church classes, committees and groups participate on a regular basis. A hot meal is served at The First Presbyterian Church of Clarion (700 Wood Street) at 5:00 pm every Wednesday. Dinner guests should not arrive until 4:45 pm.

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600 Wood Street
Clarion, PA 16214
(814) 226-6660 clarionfirstumc@outlook.com

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Central PA Community Action

Central PA Community Action offers food programs, transportation, clothing services, employment and training programs, utility assistance programs, homeless prevention programs, weatherization programs, home repair programs and other services. The staff at CPCA is trained to help families resolve crisis situations and become more stable by providing ongoing, intensive support. To find out about the individual programs and eligibility requirements, please call the main number.

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207 E. Cherry St.
Clearfield, PA 16830
(814) 765-1551 cpcainc@cpcaa.net

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Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging provides services for older adults in Clearfield County. The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging connects older adults with senior centers, health insurance, home-delivered meals, educational programs through the Lifelong Learning Institute, information and referrals to external services, in-home care services, caregiver support, and more.

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103 North Front St.
Clearfield, PA 16803
(814) 765-2696 mail@ccaaa.net

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Trinity County Methodist Church

The Trinity United Methodist Church has a community food bank (participants are required to provide names, social security numbers, birthdates, and income amounts for everyone in the household. The food bank is open from Monday-Thursday; 10:00am-3:00pm (it is closed the Third Wednesday of each month and all major holidays). The Trinity Cares Lunch Program also provides lunch every Wednesday from 11:15am-12:15pm.

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121 S. Second St.
Clearfield, PA 16830
(814) 765-9222 clfdtrinity@verizon.net

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Lycoming-Clinton Counties for Community Action (STEP) Office of Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Lycoming-Clinton Counties for Community Action (STEP) Office of Aging provides assistance to older adults in Lycoming and Clinton Counties. STEP assists older adults with accessing home-delivered meals, senior centers, transportation services, health screenings and education, in-home services, health insurance counseling, legal services, case management services, assistance with transferring to or from a personal care facility, and more. Please note that there is a STEP office in both Lycoming and Clinton counties.

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2138 Lincoln St.
Williamsport, PA 17701
(570) 326-0587

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St. Paul Lutheran Church Food Pantry

Participants are required to bring proof of address and photo identification.

The St. Paul Lutheran Church Food Pantry provides food to individuals residing in Mill Hall, Lamar, and Porter Townships. Please call to find out about distribution dates.

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6220 Nittany Valley Dr.
Mill Hall, PA 17751
(570) 726-7363

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AGAPE

AGAPE is a non-denominational, faith-based program which provides a variety of services to residents of Montour and Columbia Counties. AGAPE provides a weekly hot meal, spiritual support groups, assistance with budgeting and saving, clothing and furniture, transportation, financial assistance, and more.

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19 E. 7th St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 317-2210 info@agape-pa.org

Monday, Tuesday, Friday; 9:00am-4:00pm; Thursday; 9:00am-5:00pm.

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Columbia Montour Aging Office, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Columbia-Montour Aging Office serves older adults in Columbia and Montour Counties. The Columbia-Montour Aging Office provides care-managed services, home health services, nursing home transition services, in-home services, adult day care services, access to senior centers, meals, health insurance counseling, legal assistance, free transportation services, and more. Please note that an individual may have to travel to Columbia County to receive certain services.

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Center for Family Services

The Center for Family Services helps those who are struggling to get back on their feet with life’s essentials: food, clothing, shelter, and community support. They have numerous food pantries, assist with utilities, and provide free clothing to low income individuals.

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Living Waters Food Ministry

The Living Waters Food Ministry distributes fresh produce, grocery items, and non-food essentials to low income individuals in Crawford County once a month. If you are interested in receiving a food delivery or access to their food pantry, please contact the church to pre-register. Please be prepared with proof of residency (phone or utility bill) and a box or basket to carry grocery items home.

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Cumberland Aging and Community Services

Participants are required to be over the age of 60. Senior Centers are available to individuals who are over the age of 50.

Cumberland Aging and Community Services helps to connect older adults in Cumberland County with transportation services, senior centers, home-delivered meals, adult day service centers, health insurance counseling, caregiver support, and more.

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RASE of Carlisle (Recovery Advocacy Service Empowerment)

RASE programs are only available to those in recovery from substance abuse.

RASE of Carlisle serves those recovering from addiction by offering services tailored to the person's needs and interests. Services include career training workshops, recovery support services, one-on-one recovery coaching, buprenorphine support, group meetings (education life skills, vivitrol, educational support group, recovery 101), and recovery coaching. RASE provides direct support as well as referrals to medical, food, housing, and educational resources. Spanish translators are available. Walk-ins are welcome. RASE also has offices in Harrisburg, York, Adams, Cumberland, Lancaster, and Dauphin Counties.

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Bethesda Mission

The Bethesda Mission is a faith-based organization that provides individuals of any faith or culture that are experiencing homelessness or those of low-income with shelter, food, and clothing. The Bethesda Mission provides support for those recovering from substance use, and offers programs specifically for men and women. They also offer medical, dental, and behavioral health services for individuals in need.

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Capital Region Ex-Offenders Support Coalition (CRESC)

CRESC is a network of caring professionals and community leaders whose purpose is to provide encouragement, hope and resources for the formerly incarcerated individuals. CRESC provides a variety of services, including mentoring, housing, employment, and referrals to other resources.

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100 North Cameron Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101

Meets on the third Thursday of each month from 3:30pm-4:30pm 

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Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging provides various services for older adults. The Dauphin County AAA helps connect older adults with adult care programs, free civil legal services, transportation services, health classes (including healthy cooking, disease prevention, etc.), meal delivery services, senior centers, and health insurance counseling.

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The Partnership For Hope

The Partnership for Hope connects individuals with service at homeless shelters, crisis pregnancy centers, housing facilities for low income and mentally challenged adults, and other faith-based ministries and community programs. They provide job training, recovery services, computer skills, and other supports for individuals returning from incarceration. There are also opportunities for volunteering.

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Community Action Agency of Delaware County

CAADC's goal is to help individuals rise out of poverty and become economically self sufficient. They provide a multitude of services, including transitional and emergency housing, homeless prevention assistance, employment training programs, and assistance with utilities and accessing affordable food and transportation. This organization has multiple offices, so please be sure to check online or call ahead to find out which office houses particular programs.

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Toal Building, 2nd and Orange Streets
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
(610) 891-5101

 Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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Loaves and Fishes

The Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry at Prospect Hill Baptist Church packs boxes of food that provide three meals a day for eight days for every member of a family. These are nutritionally balanced boxes, containing fruits, vegetables, starches, soups, cereal, canned meats, fresh meats, and a variety of other products as we have them. Word is out that clients can also come to Loaves and Fishes for help in other areas. We work with and refer to agencies throughout the county who help with emergency shelter, housing, counseling, etc.

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703 Lincoln Avenue
Prospect Park, PA 19076
(610) 532-9000

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Northern Tier Community Action Corporation

Individuals seeking food services must present a photo ID and proof of residence. Individuals seeking rental assistance must file an application; requirements vary depending on the level of assistance requested.

Northern Tier Community Action Corporation provides services to low-income individuals. Services include assistance with accessing public benefits (including SNAP, medical assistance, LIHEAP), housing assistance (including payment of rent and utilities), case management services, food assistance, and referrals. Please note that individuals in Elk County will have to travel to Cameron County to receive housing assistance, but there are multiple food banks available in Elk County.

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135 W. 4th St.
Emporium, PA 15834
(814) 486-1161

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Office of Human Services

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Office of Human Services (OHS) provides a wide range of services to older adults in Cameron, Elk, and McKean Counties. OHS assists older adults with accessing public health insurance counseling, in-home personal care services, nursing home transition services, counseling, transportation, in-home nursing services, senior centers, and more.

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118 Center St.
Ridgway, PA 15853
(814) 776-2191

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-4:00pm. 

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Community Shelter Services

Community Shelter Services offer an emergency shelter for individuals and families with children. The shelter staff assists in referring individuals for entitlement benefits and assists those who are physically and emotionally capable to seek employment. In addition to providing housing, Community Shelter Services provide group counseling and education and training to promote self-sufficiency.

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655 West 16th Street
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 455 4369

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Erie City Mission

The Erie City Mission offers a monthly Women's Connection Ministry for women only, but the other programs offered by the Erie City Mission are for men, women, and children.

Erie City Mission works to meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those seeking assistance. The Women's Connection Ministry is a monthly outreach open to all women, seeking to foster friendship, support and spiritual growth that is offered the first Monday of the Month at 1017 French Street Erie, PA 16512 from 9:30AM-11:30AM. The mission serves a free public lunch to men, women, and children at two locations: The Mission Dining Room 1017 French Street (Monday-Sunday 11:00AM-12:30PM) and the San Juan United Methodist Church in Erie 1430 Buffalo Road Monday-Friday 11:00AM-1:00PM. The Mission also has a Family Care Center that serves as the Mission's free public food and clothing pantries; providing emergency groceries, personal care items, clothing and small household items to men, women, and children in need. A form of identification is needed in order to receive items from the pantries. There is no residency or income restrictions for guests needing the pantries. Guests of the food pantry are welcome weekly and guests of the clothing pantry are welcomed monthly. The Family Care Center is at 1230 French Street Erie, PA 16512 and the hours for the food pantry are Tuesday and Thursday (9AM-2PM) and for the clothing closet are Tuesday (12:30PM-2PM) and Thursday (9AM-10:30AM).

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1017 French St.
Erie, PA 16512
814-452-4421

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St. Martin Center

The St. Martin Center is a social service organization that assists families and individuals with immediate need and long-term services. The immediate assistance includes: food through an in-house food pantry; vouchers for clothing items; assistance with rent, mortgage, and utilities; assistance with life-sustaining prescriptions; transportation assistance for out-of-town medical appointments; a bus token for employment purposes; and referrals to other St. Martin programs or to local agencies. Please note that some of the immediate services can only be utilized once a year. The long-term services include: credit and budget counseling and home buying counseling. The St. Martin Center also provides mens clothing for interviews and jobs of all professions on a referral basis.

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1701 Parade St
Erie, PA 16503
(814) 452-6113

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Fayette County Community Action Agency

The Fayette County Community Action Agency connects individuals to resources and services located in Fayette County. The Agency offers an Aging Program with various recreational opportunities and activities at the Bullskin Senior Center and Uniontown Senior Center. The Brownsville Soup Kitchen is in the basement of the Borough Building in Brownsville and provides free meals every Monday-Friday 10:30AM-12:00PM.The Nutrition Education Program works in conjunction with the Fayette County Community Action Agency Food Ban Program to ensure that food recipients obtain the knowledge necessary to maximize the benefit they will receive from the food provided.

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140 North Beeson Blvd
Uniontown, PA 15401
(724) 437-6050

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Greater Washington County Food Bank

The Greater Washington County Food Bank distributes food to various pantries (please visit the website to determine the appropriate pantry). Individuals with SNAP, Medicaid, or SSI are automatically eligible and must show an ACCESS card when registering. Individuals can also receive food if they meet certain income requirements (please call or visit the website for more information). Proof of income is not required. The Greater Washington County Food Bank has a Healthy Habits Training Center which offers donation-based healthy cooking classes and exercise classes at a low cost. Please note that the Healthy Habits Training Center is located in Fayette County.

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909 National Pike West
Brownsville, PA 15417
(724) 632-2190 info@gwcfb.org

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Experience Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

Experience Inc. (Area Agency on Aging of Warren and Forest Counties) assists older adults with accessing a wide range of programs and services. Experience Inc. facilitates access to meal delivery services, personal care and home support, housing assistance, case management services, senior centers, transportation, educational classes, counseling and support groups, social activities, and more. Services are offered at multiple locations.

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Five Forks Brethren in Christ

Five Forks Church Brethren in Christ offers a food pantry and clothing closet. The food pantry is available to residents of Waynesboro and Greencastle School District. Individuals are required to show two forms of identification and proof of current address. Proof of address may be in the form of an electric bill, Social Security documentation (not a card), phone bill, or public assistance documentation). Individuals are able to receive one order of food per month. Additionally, Five Forks offers free clothing to individuals regardless of residency (no paperwork is required). The food pantry and clothing closet are generally open for several hours on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays (please call for additional information about hours of operation).

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9244 Five Forks Rd.
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 762-2991

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Franklin County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Franklin County Area Agency on Aging connects older adults in Franklin County with health insurance, home-delivered meals, senior centers, in-home care services, adult day care services, mental health services, legal services, personal care, nursing home transition assistance, and more.

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Franklin County Housing Authority

Please note that a criminal record may effect eligibility for some programs.

The Franklin County Housing Authority provides Section 8 and public housing programs, Section 8 rental assistance plans, the Fresh Express food bank program, and the Elder Share Program. Registration forms can be picked up at the Chambersburg and Waynesboro main offices.

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202 Elder Ave
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 762-7117

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Franklin County Housing Authority

Please note that a criminal record may effect eligibility for some programs.

The Franklin County Housing Authority provides Section 8 and public housing programs, Section 8 rental assistance plans, the Fresh Express food bank program, and the Elder Share Program. Registration forms can be picked up at the Chambersburg and Waynesboro main offices.

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436 W. Washington St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 263-4200

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Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging provides services for older adults residing in Huntingdon, Bedford, and Fulton counties. The AAA provides assistance with accessing health insurance, rent and property tax rebates, meals, transportation (Shared Ride Program transportation and reduced fares), in-home services, home support, senior centers, and more. Please note that the AAA has offices in all three counties.

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240 S. Wood St.
Bedford, PA 15522
(814) 623-8148

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Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging

Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging is a public agency under the jurisdiction of the Counties of Huntingdon, Bedford & Fulton. The agency is dedicated to serving the elderly of Huntingdon, Bedford, and Fulton Counties and provides a variety of in-home services; specialized services; transportation services; PACE and PACENET Programs; Property Tax and Rent Rebate; and Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. The agency operates several senior centers throughout the three counties. For more information on where the centers are located and how to get involved, please call or check out the website.

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McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church

McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church (MUPC) is a friendly, engaging church where no one is a stranger. In addition to offering weekly worship services, MUPC runs a variety of ministry programs including, bible study, book study, men's group, women's group, and soup night. For more information about each of these programs, please call or visit Sunday for worship and fellowship!

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116 S 2nd St.
Mcconnellsburg, PA 17233
(717) 485-4400 office@mupc.org

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Catholic Charities - Greene County Outreach

Catholic Charities' Greene County Outreach offers services and programs to Greene County residents. Greene County Outreach provides assistance with obtaining utility assistance and meeting other emergency needs, counseling, disaster relief services, pregnancy and parenting support services, clothing and gasoline vouchers to job seekers, and referrals to social service providers when appropriate.

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72 E. High St.
Waynesburg, PA 15370
(724) 627-7410

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 8:00 am-4:00pm (closed 12:00pm-1:00pm).

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The Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging aims to promote the well-being of older adults in Greene, Washington, and Fayette Counties through a wide range of programs and services. The agency assists older adults with accessing transportation, senior centers, care management, health and wellness programs, adult day care, free legal services (including assistance with Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security benefits, public health insurance), and more. Please note that there is an office in each county.

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305 Chamber Plaza
Charleroi, PA 15022
(888) 300-2704 contact@swpa-aaa.org

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Center for Community Action

Center for Community Action coordinates, partners, and provides services and resources to promote self-sufficiency in our service area. Among its programs are the following: The Homeless Assistance Program; Emergency Food and Shelter; State Food Purchase Program (SFPP); The Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) which offers rental assistance, security deposits, and/or utility deposits; The Employment, Advancement and Retention Network (EARN) program which provides case management, education (particularly for individuals with limited English proficiency), skills training, work activities, job placement and retention activities; LIHEAP Furnace Repair; Weatherization; Housing Rehabilitation; and Home Repairs.

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Huntingdon Worship & Service Center - Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. The progam's message is based on the Bible and every program is rooted in service. Among its principle ministry services, the Huntingdon Worship & Service Center offers rental assistance, food boxes, volunteer opportunities, and case management services that can meet the individual needs of the client.

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2514 Shadyside Ave
Huntingdon, PA 16652
(814) 643-1430

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Aging Services Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

Aging Services Inc. provides a variety of services and programs to older adults in Indiana County. Aging Services assists older adults with accessing transportation, meals, home support, life skills education at adult day care centers, in-home medical services, placement services, public health insurance counseling, and more. Aging Services Inc. uses a cost-sharing system and costs vary based on the desired services and an individual's income. (Therefore, certain services are free for eligible individuals.)

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1055 Oak St.
Indiana, PA 15701
(800) 442-8016

Monday-Friday; 8:30am-4:30pm. 

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Chevy Chase Community Center

The Chevy Chase Community Center provides various services and programs to low-income families in Indiana County. The Center offers clothing, lunch time meals, free bread and baked goods, and non-perishable food. The Center also offers emergency food and clothing by appointment.

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640 North 5th St.
Indiana, PA 15701
(724) 463-0674

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Dixonville Wesleyan Methodist Church

The Dixonville Wesleyan Methodist Church regularly provides hot meals to the community at different churches in the area. Meals are open to individuals of all faiths and no one will be turned away. Please call to find out more information about meal times.

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Community Action, Inc.

Community Action, Inc. is a premier organization dedicated to solving social and economic problems of the community. Among their programs are the Crossroads Project; Energy Conservation and Weatherization; Emergency Shelter and Rental Assistance; Food Pantry; Medical Assistance Transportation Program; Senior Corps-RSVP Project; and Supportive Services for Veteran Families.

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Just For Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach

Just For Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach is a non-profit organization that provides shelter, food, clothing, life skills, and more to the homeless in our communities. The shelter is available to anyone who needs a place to stay, and there is no limit as long as residents are meeting program guidelines. This ministry is based on John 17, where Jesus prays that we all may become one and Matthew 25:31-46....to help all those who are in need.

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14530 PA-28
Brockway, PA 15824
(814) 265-0243

Sunday-Saturday; 12:00 am - 11:59 pm.

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Juniata County Food Pantry

The Juniata County Food Pantry was organized and established by local churches in Juniata County. Any resident of Juniata County can receive a one-time emergency food distribution. Individuals in need of ongoing assistance must obtain a referral from a qualified agency or local church (income requirements apply). Please call for more information about eligibility. Please note that food is distributed from multiple locations.

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114 N. Main St.
Mifflintown, PA 17059
(717) 436-9718

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Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging provides a variety of services to older adults in Juniata and Mifflin Counties. The Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging connects older adults with home-delivered meals, in-home care, nursing home transition services, senior centers, care management, transportation services, health insurance counseling, and more. Please note that the main office is located in Mifflin County.

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Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton

Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton provides a variety of faith-based services. Catholic Social Services offers counseling services, job search services to homeless individuals, affordable housing, emergency food services (requires an application), clothing, short-term financial assistance to meet emergency needs, and more. Please note that Catholic Social Services has multiple offices.

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33 E. Northampton St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 822-7118

Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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Friends of the Poor

Friends of the Poor offers food, furniture, clothing, water service assistance, and, in certain circumstance, other forms of assistance to meet emergency needs. Individuals interested in receiving furniture must visit Friends of the Poor in person to fill out a furniture request form. Individuals interested in receiving daily bread and pastries or twice monthly groceries must bring an EBT ACCESS card (as proof of receipt of SNAP benefits) and photo identification. Clothing is available but only by referral from an outside agency. Please note that services are provided in multiple locations.

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Lackawanna Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 55.

The Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging provides services to older adults in Lackawanna County. The Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging assists older adults with accessing senior community centers (which offer computer classes and social activities), adult daily living centers, in-home care services, health insurance, home-delivered meals, transportation services, and more.

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Lancaster County Office of Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Lancaster County Office of Aging provides services to older adults in Lancaster County. The Office of Aging connects older adults with transportation, home-delivered meals, health insurance counseling, senior centers, in-home care services, placement services, counseling, and more.

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Water Street Mission

Water Street Mission provides services to low income individuals and people experiencing homelessness. All guests have access to free medical and dental services, as well as behavioral health, spiritual and career support. To receive services, individuals must meet certain qualifications to ensure that the quality care is going to those in most need.

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Challenges Center

Participants are generally required to be 50 years old and older, but certain services are only open to individuals who are 65 and older.

Challenges Center is an innovative community facility offering a wide variety of educational, recreational and health-related activities to help support the independence of adults ages 50+ who live in Lawrence County. While many of the Center's offerings are free, others require membership and/or separate fees.

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2706 Mercer Road
New Castle, PA 16105
(724) 658-3729

Monday – Friday; 7:30 am - 4:30 pm.

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City Rescue Mission

Since 1911, the City Rescue Mission has been a light shining against the darkness to the lost, lonely and left-behind. As we offer a hot meal, a place to sleep, and the hope of Jesus Christ...we get to see miracles happen in the lives of men, women and children who come to our ministries. Among its services, the City Rescue Mission operates emergency shelters for single men and women and children; a recovery program for men struggling with an addiction; a community meal program and food pantry; and chapel services if interested.

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PO Box 965
New Castle, PA 16103
(724) 652-4321

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Lebanon County Area Agency on Aging

The mission of the Lebanon County Area Agency on Aging is to develop, coordinate and promote a continuum of services that values and supports older adults as they age; empowers them to maintain independence, dignity and respect; and enhances their overall well-being and quality of life.

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Hispanic American Organization

The Hispanic American Organization (HAO) aims to improve the lives of Hispanic families in Lehigh Valley. Through various programs, HAO provides counseling and housing services, GED and ESL programs, nutrition awareness, parenting support groups, a wellness program (physical, mental, and social support), drug and alcohol assessments, and general intake and referral services.

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Lehigh County Office Of Aging and Adult Services

Lehigh County Office Of Aging and Adult Services provides a variety of services to older adults in Lehigh County. The Office of Aging and Adult Services connects individuals to home delivered meals, assessment and care management, nursing home transition, case management services, senior centers (which provide meals, social activities, computer classes, and more), housing services, adult day centers, public health insurance counseling, personal care services, transportation services, and more.

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New Bethany Ministries

New Bethany Ministries provides food support, hygiene support, and wellness programing at their Mollard Hospitality Center. The Hospitality Center serves a continental or hot breakfast each weekday morning; and the food pantry provides food daily, and clothing, hygiene items, and household items when they are available. They also offer free, public showers and access laundry machines. Twice a month they provide holistic services through a free primary care clinic.

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333 W 4th St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 691-5602

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Simplicity Outreach

Simplicity Outreach is a Christian community center that provides one-on-one job search and resume assistance, public benefits counseling, emergency food and toiletries, ESL classes, personal and group bible study sessions, and wellness consultations. Simplicity also distributes free bread, clothing, and household items on a first come, first serve basis every Wednesday at 4:00pm.

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1101 Tilghman St
Allentown, PA 18102
(570) 294-7634

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Victory House of Lehigh Valley

Victory House aims to provide shelter services and supportive services to men and veterans who are homeless or reentering society. Victory House offers three meals daily, emergency shelter and transitional housing, case management and counseling, addiction prevention assistance, access to a health center, employment assistance, housing placement assistance, life skills education, community giveback participation, and aftercare.

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314 Fillmore St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 691-3373

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Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton

Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton provides a variety of faith-based services. Catholic Social Services offers counseling services, job search services to homeless individuals, affordable housing, emergency food services (requires an application), clothing, short-term financial assistance to meet emergency needs, and more. Please note that Catholic Social Services has multiple offices.

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33 E. Northampton St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 822-7118

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Luzerne & Wyoming Counties Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Area Agency on Aging provides services and programs to older adults in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. The AAA offers employment training and placement, nursing services, active adult center activities (including financial literacy and wellness groups, meals, and social activities), transportation services, caregiver support, volunteer opportunities, health insurance counseling, and more. Please note that these services are offered in multiple locations throughout Luzerne and Wyoming Counties.

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Lycoming-Clinton Counties for Community Action (STEP) Office of Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Lycoming-Clinton Counties for Community Action (STEP) Office of Aging provides assistance to older adults in Lycoming and Clinton Counties. STEP assists older adults with accessing home-delivered meals, senior centers, transportation services, health screenings and education, in-home services, health insurance counseling, legal services, case management services, assistance with transferring to or from a personal care facility, and more. Please note that there is a STEP office in both Lycoming and Clinton counties.

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2138 Lincoln St.
Williamsport, PA 17701
(570) 326-0587

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Son Light House - Social Outreach Ministries

Participants are required to provide proof of income.

Son Light House provides food, clothing, and furniture (when available) to individuals in Southeastern Lycoming County. Individuals are generally required to provide proof of income and the last four digits of their Social Security Number. Please call to find out more about eligibility requirements and distribution dates.

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130 Carpenter St.
Muncy, PA 17756
(570) 546-3585

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West End Christian Community Center

The West End Christian Community Center is the outreach ministry of Saint John's-Newberry UMC. The West End Community Center offers community meals, walker, canes, crutches, and wheelchair loans (depending on availability), an optical clinic (income requirements apply), and an Alcoholics Anonymous support group. There is also a food pantry for individuals who live in certain areas of Lycoming County (individuals are required to provide proof of income, birth dates, Social Security Numbers, and photo identification). There are also opportunities to volunteer. Please call for additional information.

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901 Diamond St.
Williamsport, PA 17701
(570) 323-6297 wecccadmin@comcast.net

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First United Methodist Church of Bradford Food Bank

Individuals are required to provide a photo identification card and proof of income.

The First United Methodist Church of Bradford operates a food bank for individuals residing in the Bradford County School District area. Please call ahead of time to determine the best time to visit.

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23 Chambers St.
Bradford, PA 16701
(814) 362-3584

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Office of Human Services

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Office of Human Services (OHS) provides a wide range of services to older adults in Cameron, Elk, and McKean Counties. OHS assists older adults with accessing public health insurance counseling, in-home personal care services, nursing home transition services, counseling, transportation, in-home nursing services, senior centers, and more.

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118 Center St.
Ridgway, PA 15853
(814) 776-2191

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-4:00pm. 

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Prince of Peace Centre

The Prince of Peace Centre aims at to support individuals and families who by providing food and clothing resources, as well as other support services. The Centre has two food-related resources available. First, the soup kitchen provides hot meals free to the public (volunteer positions for food serving are also available). The Soup Kitchen operates on Monday and Wednesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm. Second, "Food Day" is held on the 3rd Thursday of the month. During Food Day individuals who register with the food program receive a free food bag from the food pantry. Food Days hours generally run from 9:30am-12:00pm and from 4:00pm-6:00pm, but you can schedule your appointment in advance by calling. Prince of Peace runs a Mission Thrift Store which sells clothing of all forms at a low cost. Additionally, on the 3rd Thursday of the month, there is a "$2.00 bag day" which allows customers to fill a bag with as much as they desire and pay only $2.00 (see the website for bag restrictions). The last day of every month is $1.00 jeans day. Finally, on each Wednesday (weather permitting) there is a "Free Table" located outside the store. The advocacy project is divided into two programs, H.O.PE. and the F.A.I.T.H. initiative. H.O.P.E. helps participates gain valuable life skills and to enhance their ability to be self-sufficient. Monthly support groups and individual meetings are a part of the program. Generally the program is restricted to individuals with permanent housing but there are exceptions. F.A.I.T.H. This program's aim is to reconnect fathers with their children and their significant others by teaching family skills, behavioral skills, and the importance of love.

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502 Darr Ave
Farrell, PA 16121
(724) 346-5777 popc@princeofpeacecenter.org

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Mifflin-Juniata County Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

The Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging Inc. (MJAAA) will foster, promote and provide for the development of a comprehensive coordinated service system for persons over the age of 60, within the Counties of Mifflin and Juniata, that enable aging with independence, dignity and respect.

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Bushkill Outreach

Bushkill Outreach operates a food pantry which services Middle Smithfield Township in Monroe County and Lehman Township in Pike County. Bushkill Outreach also offers referrals, furniture, and clothing (these services are open to individuals who are not residents of the above townships). Please call to schedule an appointment and to obtain more information about eligibility requirements. Please note that individuals in Monroe County will have to travel to Pike County to obtain services.

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Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton

Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton provides a variety of faith-based services. Catholic Social Services offers counseling services, job search services to homeless individuals, affordable housing, emergency food services (requires an application), clothing, short-term financial assistance to meet emergency needs, and more. Please note that Catholic Social Services has multiple offices.

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33 E. Northampton St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 822-7118

Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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Monroe County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Monroe County Area Agency on Aging assists older adults in Monroe County with accessing senior centers, home-delivered meals, protective services, personal care services, care management, health insurance counseling, and transportation.

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Top of the Mountain Ecunemical Council Food Pantry

Participants are required to provide a photo identification card, proof of address (the pantry serves Coolbaugh, Tobyhanna, and Tunkhannock Townships), and proof of income.

The Top of the Mountain Ecunemical Council Food Pantry offers food to the community two days per month. The pantry is open on the second Monday (8:00am-2:00pm) and second Tuesday (8:00am-12:00pm) of each month. Please call to find out more information or to arrange a different time to obtain food services.

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203 Spur Road
Pocono Lake,, PA 18347
(570) 646-7456

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Haws Avenue Methodist Church

The Haws Avenue Methodist Church has a food pantry which distributes food twice per month and a community meal once per week. In order to access food from the pantry, an individual must provide proof of income and photo identification. Please call to find out additional information about meal and distribution times.

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800 W. Marshall St.
Norristown, PA 19401
(610) 275-1283

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Montgomery County Office of Aging and Adult Services (AAS)

The Montgomery County Office of Aging and Adult Services (AAS) provides services to older adults in Montgomery County. Montgomery County AAS assists older adults with accessing in-home care, nursing homes, classes at Montgomery County Community College, public health insurance, senior centers, care management services, home delivered meals, transportation services, in-home behavioral health services, and more. Please note that services are offered at multiple locations in Montgomery County.

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AGAPE

AGAPE is a non-denominational, faith-based program which provides a variety of services to residents of Montour and Columbia Counties. AGAPE provides a weekly hot meal, spiritual support groups, assistance with budgeting and saving, clothing and furniture, transportation, financial assistance, and more. Please note that individuals in Montour County will have to travel to Columbia County (Bloomsburg, PA) to receive services.

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19 E. 7th St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 317-2210 info@agape-pa.org

Monday, Tuesday, Friday; 9:00am-4:00pm; Thursday; 9:00am-5:00pm.

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Columbia Montour Aging Office, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Columbia-Montour Aging Office serves older adults in Columbia and Montour Counties. The Columbia-Montour Aging Office provides care-managed services, home health services, nursing home transition services, in-home services, adult day care services, access to senior centers, meals, health insurance counseling, legal assistance, free transportation services, and more. Please note that an individual may have to travel to Columbia County to receive certain services.

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Hispanic Center of Lehigh Valley

The Hispanic Center of Lehigh Valley aims to "improve the lives of Hispanic and other families." The Community Empowerment Program (CEP) for Adults assists individuals with obtaining employment and other services. There is a senior center for adults over 60 years old (which provides meals, the monitoring of chronic diseases, educational workshops, and recreational activities). In addition, the Hispanic Center provides groceries to anyone who resides in the 18014 zip code once per month; proof of residence (for instance, utility bill, lease, or public assistance documents, SSI documentation) is required. There is also a WIC program.

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New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church

Participants must provide proof of address.

The New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church operates a food bank every 3rd and 4th Saturday of the month. (During the months of November and December, the food bank operates the 2nd and 3rd Saturday.) Individuals must bring proof of address to demonstrate that they live in the bounds of the Saucon Valley School District. Please call for further information.

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3233 Apples Church Rd.
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 838-0731

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Northampton County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Northampton Area Agency on Aging connects older adults in Northampton County with a wide range of services. The agency assists older adults with accessing health insurance, adult day care services, transportation, home-delivered meals, nursing home transition services, personal care services, senior centers, in-home care services, emergency energy assistance, income tax assistance, free legal services, and referrals to other services.

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Northumberland County Area Agency on Aging

The Northumberland County Area Agency on Aging provides support to older adults in Northumberland County. The Northumberland County Area Agency on Aging helps to connect older adults with senior centers, health insurance counseling, transportation, in-home care services, home-delivered meals, personal care services, and more.

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The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army offers a variety of services to those in need. Popular services include the emergency shelter which is open 24/7 and aims to provide a safe place for those facing homelessness. Other significant services include the food program, Salvation Army Thrift Store (offering clothing at discount prices), and the Salvation Army ministry (which offers spiritual guidance and church services for community members).

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30 Center Street
Milton, PA 17847
(570)742-4231

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Join Hands Ministry

Join Hands is a collaborative community outreach program providing direction, intervention and support to persons facing a variety of daily living challenges in Perry County. Services include yet are not limited to: *“Where to turn” referrals *Links to faith based counseling *Connect to community and church affiliation *Limited direct financial assistance *Direct one-on-one mentoring *Life skills *Coordinate Medical transportation *Emergency heat response *Moving assistance *Automobile repair *Free furniture/household items/clothing *Back to school and holiday assistance

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25 E McClure St, Box 335
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
(717) 582-7844

Monday; 9:00 am - 6:00 pm; Tuesday-Thursday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm; Friday-Sunday: Closed.

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Perry County Area Agency on Aging

Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) are local aging programs that provide information and services on a range of assistance for older adults and those who care for them. By contacting your local agency you get access to critical information including: Available services in your area; Mobility assistance programs; Meal Delivery; Housing; Assistance in gaining access to services; Individual counseling, support groups and caregiver training; Respite care; and many other supplemental services, on a limited basis.

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The Perry County Literacy Council (PCLC)

The mission of the Perry County Literacy Council (PCLC) is to provide educational programs for Perry County residents and their families that will enable them to better function as productive, responsible citizens. All of our programs are 100% free; we tailor our instruction to the individual’s needs and deliver it via one-to-one tutoring and small classes. At PCLC, we provide all of our services at no cost to the student. The only required payment is one-half of the fee for the GED® or HiSET® exam; the other half is covered by PCLC’s Scholarship Fund. PCLC offers a variety of job training courses and can put you in contact with potential employers and other career resources that will help lead you to new employment opportunities. In addition to education and employment assistance, PCLC offers a variety of social services on-site or through referral.

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Bebashi

Bebashi provides a continuum of care (free of charge) involving culturally sensitive and competent community education, HIV, STI, and pregnancy counseling and testing services, and medical case management (for HIV+ individuals). Bebashi also provides breast cancer exams, support and transport assistance. Additionally, to assist those living with HIV and their families to have the proper nutrition necessary to maintain their health, the hunger relief program was established to provide food supplies to these consumers and the general public living below the federal poverty guidelines.

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1235 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123
(215) 769-3561

 Monday-Wednesday, Friday; 9:00am-5:00pm. Thursday' 9:00am-8:00pm. 

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Episcopal Community Services

Episcopal Community Services works to challenge and reduce intergenerational poverty. Programs include: an emergency shelter, permanent housing, meals at WinterShelter, an employment center, paid work experience, health screenings & education, community meals, and companionship for the elderly.

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225 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
(215) 351-1400 info@ecsphilly.org

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Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry

Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry works to serve vulnerable residents of Northwest Philadelphia by connecting individuals to resources to help address their needs. Beyond referrals, their direct services include: financial assistance in the form of small cash grants given to eligible residents that can be used for utility payments, medications, security deposits, or rent and mortgage payments; energy assistance to help individuals keep their utilities affordable; and the benefit bank, which connects individuals with public benefits with the help of a counselor.

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35 W. Chelten Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
(215) 843-2340

 Monday-Wednesday; 9:00am-2:00pm. Food Cupboard Thursdays; 10:00am-4:00pm. 

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Lutheran Settlement House

Lutheran Settlement House (LSH) is committed to serving children, adults, and families in Philadelphia. Programs and services include: Bilingual Domestic Violence Program (BDVP), Community Education and Employment Department (CEED), Homeless Services (Jane Addams Place), Senior Services (Senior Center), Medical Advocacy, and Caregivers Reducing Stress (CARES).

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1340 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125
(215) 426-8610

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People's Emergency Center

People's Emergency Center works to strengthen neighborhoods and drive change in West Philadelphia. The organization offers affordable housing, job training, financial education and planning, life skills and technology training, employment services, and weekly access to healthy foods and wellness opportunities.

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325 N. 39th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
(267) 777-5800

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Philabundance Community Kitchen

Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK) is an adult culinary arts vocational training program that supplies critically needed meals to agencies and area emergency kitchens serving people with food insecurity. PCK promotes the self sufficiency of low-income women and men by preparing them to work in commercial kitchens. The career-targeted 14-week program provides nearly 500 hours of culinary arts training and results in an 81% job placement in the food service industry.

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3616 South Galloway Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
(215) 339-0900

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Philadelphia Corporation for Aging

This organization provides a broad range of services for senior citizens. Services include: care at home, advocacy, caregiver support, employment assistance, health promotion, home repair, information and referral, legal assistance, home-delivered meals, protective services, senior community centers, transportation, and many more. Special consideration is given to those with the greatest social, economic, and health needs. PCA employs more than 700 people and provides some services directly; others are provided under subcontracts with 200 community organizations and service providers.

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Philly Restart

Philly Restart is a group of volunteers, led by Adam Bruckner, who meet every Monday along the Ben Franklin Parkway near 19th Street to provide meals and assistance to people trying to obtain identification documents. Having helped many people obtain a PennDOT ID Card, Philly Restart knows what materials you'll need and how much obtaining an ID will cost. They'll also provide vouchers that will help towards the cost of obtaining identification. For more information about what you will need, please visit the website's "Common Questions" page, which is linked below.

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The Salvation Army Greater Philadelphia

The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia is a faith-based, comprehensive human service organization providing the following: food and shelter, HIV/AIDS testing, and alcohol and drug recovery programs. The Salvation Army has multiple locations; please visit the website to find out which is nearest to you.

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4050 Conshohocken Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
(215) 825-4601

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Bushkill Outreach

Bushkill Outreach operates a food pantry which services Middle Smithfield Township in Monroe County and Lehman Township in Pike County. Bushkill Outreach also offers referrals, furniture, and clothing (these services are open to individuals who are not residents of the above townships). Please call to schedule an appointment and to obtain more information about eligibility requirements.

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Ecunemical Food Pantry

Participants are required to provide proof of Pike county residence, verification of income, and birth certificates for family members under age 18.

The Ecumenical Food Pantry provides is an inter-denominational food pantry which provides food to individuals residing in Pike County. Please visit the pantry on Fridays between 6:30-7:30pm to sign up for assistance.

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321 5th St.
Milford, PA 18337
(570) 618-1568 pikefoodpantry@gmail.com

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Pike County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Pike County Area Agency on Aging connects older adults with a wide range of services and programs, including home-delivered meals, senior centers, health insurance counseling, adult day services, in-home personal care services, tax assistance, and periodic medical clinics (including eyeglass clinics, blood pressure checks, and flu shots).

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Coudersport Alliance Church Food Pantry

The food pantry provides help to those in need in Potter County through food assistance and prayer support. The Pantry is open every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 AM to 1:30PM and on the 4th Thursday of every month from 5:30-7PM. Please call for more information on the Women's Ministry. The Men's Ministry meets on Wednesday night at the Youth Barn from 6:30-8PM and Thursday mornings at McDonalds from 7-8AM.

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7 Alliance Ave.
Coudersport, PA 16915
(814) 274-8661 coudycma@gmail.com

Tuesday and Thursday; 10:30am-1:30pm and on the 4th Thursday of every month from 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Potter County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Potter County Area Agency on Aging provides support to older adults in Potter County. The Potter County Area Agency on Aging helps to connect older adults with senior centers, health insurance counseling, transportation, in-home care services, home-delivered meals, personal care services, and more.

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Council of Churches of Schuylkill Haven and Vicinity

Council of Churches (Schuylkill Haven and Vicinity) is an association of churches. The Council of Churches has a food bank that distributes food on the third Friday of each month. In certain cases, the Council of Churches is able to provide emergency utilities (in order to receive these services individuals must reside in the Schuylkill Haven area). Please call if you are interested in receiving services to determine if you meet the income eligibility requirements.

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P.O. Box 303
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972
(570) 385-2049

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Schuylkill Community Action (SCA)

Schuylkill Community Action (SCA) provides services to low-income Schuylkill County residents. SCA provides housing repair and rehabilitation services, referrals to food pantries (through the Schuylkill Food Network), tax preparation assistance, utility assistance, weatherization assistance, and more.

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Schuylkill County Office of Senior Services

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Schuylkill Office of Senior Services provides a variety of services and programs to older adults in Schuylkill County. The Office of Senior Services assists older adults with accessing adult day services, care management, senior centers, meal-delivery services, transportation, counseling, home health support, public health insurance counseling, and more.

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Union-Snyder Agency on Aging, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Union-Snyder Agency on Aging (AAA) provides services to older adults. The Union-Snyder AAA facilitates access to in-home care services, long-term care assistance, nursing home placements, home-delivered meals, senior centers (which include computer labs, activities, exercise classes, and more), medical insurance counseling, and more.

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116 N. 2nd St.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
(570) 524-2100 or (570) 374-5558

Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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Union-Snyder Community Action Agency

The Union-Snyder Community Action Agency (CAA) provides a wide range of services to individuals living in Union and Snyder Counties. The CAA provides various types of energy assistance (including assisting low-income individuals with lowering their monthly energy and electric bills and providing electric bill debt forgiveness), transportation assistance, a transitional housing program, financial assistance to individuals or families facing eviction, adult education classes, computer classes, employment skills classes, food pantry referrals, and more. Please note that there are multiple locations and individuals may have to travel to Union County to receive certain services.

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713 Bridge St., Ste. 10
Sellinsgrove, PA 17870
(570) 374-0181

Monday, Wednesday-Friday; 8:30am-4:00pm. Tuesday; 9:30am-4:00pm.

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Area Agency on Aging of Somerset County

The mission of the Area Agency on Aging of Somerset County is to provide supports, services and advocacy to older adults living in our communities so that they may do so safely, comfortably and with dignity.

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Community Action Partnership for Somerset County

The Community Action Agency serving Somerset County, is committed to providing opportunities for individuals to meet basic needs, achieve their goals and discover their potential. By utilizing diverse resources and developing community partnerships, our experienced, dedicated and compassionate team provides high quality, seamless services and advocates for the adults, children, families and communities we serve.

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Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church is a faith community that confesses the Triune God — Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Every Sunday, there a number of worship services open to the community. In addition, there are bible studies and worship gatherings throughout the week. As Christ commanded, the people of Trinity believe the church is a place of service. We are proud to host the Somerset Area Food Pantry. For information on how to obtain food and eligibility please contact the church office.

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918 Tayman Avenue
Somerset, PA 15501
(814) 445-5446 trinluth918@verizon.net

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Sullivan County Area Agency on Aging

The Sullivan County Area Agency on Aging provides in-home services like meals on wheels and personal care assistance; long-term care services like assisted living and nursing home assessments; and senior community centers where individuals can participate in activities and receive meals Monday-Friday. Please note that there are two senior center locations in Sullivan County.

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Trehab - A Community Action Agency

Trehab - A Community Action Agency provides a variety of services and programs to individuals across multiple counties in Pennsylvania. Services for Sullivan County residents include: case management, housing and utility assistance, weatherization services, a community food bank, and employment counseling, preparation, and training.

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210 Center St
Dushore, PA 18614
(570) 928-9668

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Susquehanna County Interfaith

Susquehanna County Interfaith is a non-profit organization that provides various services to residents of Susquehanna County. Susquehanna County Interfaith provides emergency services (including financial assistance, clothing, personal needs items, and household items), free meals every Wednesday night (held at Montrose United Methodist Church; please call for additional information), and assistance with heating costs.

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17120 State Route 706
Montroe, PA 18801
(570) 278-1776 director@interfaithsc.org

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The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. provides resources for older adults in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties. The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging connects older adults with meal delivery services, in-home personal care services, assistance with transitioning into or out of nursing homes, senior centers (which provide meals, social activities, and life skills activities), health insurance counseling, and other programs and services. Please note that there is an office in each county.

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Trehab - A Community Action Agency

Trehab - A Community Action Agency provides a variety of services and programs to individuals across multiple counties in Pennsylvania. Services for Susquehanna County residents include weatherization, transportation, case management services, emergency food and housing programs, housing assistance, utility assistance, workforce development, and substance use treatment programs. Please note that these services are offered in multiple offices in Susquehanna County.

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36 Public Ave.
Montrose, PA 18801
(570) 278-3338

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Calvary United Methodist Church

The Calvary United Methodist Church operates a food pantry (Strait From the Heart), which open on the third Thursday of each month (from 2:00pm-6:00pm). Please note that while there are income requirements, no proof of income is required. The church also operates a clothing closet, which is open to the community on the third Thursday of each month from 11:30am-1:30pm and 2:00pm-6:00pm. In certain circumstances, the church may be able to provide financial assistance to meet rent, transportation assistance, food, or medical needs. Please call for additional information.

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6 Franklin St.
Lawrenceville, PA 16929
(570) 827-2627 calvaryumc@epix.net

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The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. provides resources for older adults in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties. The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging connects older adults with meal delivery services, in-home personal care services, assistance with transitioning into or out of nursing homes, senior centers (which provide meals, social activities, and life skills activities), health insurance counseling, and other programs and services. Please note that there is an office in each county.

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Union-Snyder Agency on Aging, Inc.

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Union-Snyder Agency on Aging (AAA) provides services to older adults. The Union-Snyder AAA facilitates access to in-home care services, long-term care assistance, nursing home placements, home-delivered meals, senior centers (which include computer labs, activities, exercise classes, and more), medical insurance counseling, and more.

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116 N. 2nd St.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
(570) 524-2100 or (570) 374-5558

Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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Union-Snyder Community Action Agency

The Union-Snyder Community Action Agency (CAA) provides a wide range of services to individuals living in Union and Snyder Counties. The CAA provides various types of energy assistance (including assisting low-income individuals with lowering their monthly energy and electric bills and providing electric bill debt forgiveness), transportation assistance, a transitional housing program, financial assistance to individuals or families facing eviction, adult education classes, computer classes, employment skills classes, food pantry referrals, and more. Please note that there are multiple locations and individuals may have to travel to Snyder County to receive certain services.

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713 Bridge St., Ste. 10
Sellinsgrove, PA 17870
(570) 374-0181

Monday, Wednesday-Friday; 8:30am-4:00pm. Tuesday; 9:30am-4:00pm.

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Community Services of Venango County (CSVC)

Community Services of Venango County (CSVC) provides a variety of services for individuals and families in Venango County. CSVC offers a food pantry for individuals with limited incomes or experiencing an emergency, meals for families, healthy cooking classes, a clothing room which individuals can access once per week, substance use treatment for individuals with young children, parenting support and support for pregnant women, and more. Please call to find out about eligibility for particular programs. Please note that services are provided from multiple locations in Venango County.

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Transit Building, 4th Flr., 206 Seneca St.
Oil City, PA 16301
(814) 678-7766

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Salvation Army Oil City Worship and Service Center

The Salvation Army Oil City Worship and Service Center provides multiple programs and services to individuals in the community. The Salvation Army Dental Center accepts all state Medicaid insurances and discounted rates for individuals without insurance. Community meals are offered on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 12:00pm (all are welcome, but please note the meal begins with a prayer). The Center also distributes food on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 1:00pm-3:00pm. An individual must bring a photo identification card with current address or proof of address and must provide information about their income and expenses for everyone in the household (no proof is required). Food is available to individuals residing in the following zip codes: 16301, 16309, 16343, 16344, 16346, and 16364. Please call for more information .

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217 Sycamore St.
Oil City, PA 16301
(814) 677-4056

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Venango County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Venango County Area Agency on Aging offers services and programs to older adults in the community. The Area Agency on Aging assists individuals with accessing health insurance counseling, congregate meals, home modification services, free legal services (including assistance with benefits, rights, wills, and taxes), home care and support, senior centers (which provide meals and social groups), personal assistance services, transportation, and more.

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1 Dale Ave.
Franklin, PA 16323
(814) 432-9711

Monday-Friday; 8:30am-4:30pm.

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Experience, Inc. Warren/Forest Counties Area Agency on Aging

Experience, Inc. offers a range of in-home and community-based services to help seniors to have a good quality of life and to remain independent as long as possible. Our professional staff is trained to recognize areas of concern and need and to provide appropriate services and referrals for assistance. Experience, Inc. sponsors Warren and Forest Senior Community Centers. Senior Centers offer a variety of programs and services to help senior citizens maintain their independence, vitality, and provide a place for seniors to have the opportunity to meet other seniors through social interaction. Programs include activities, educational classes, counseling and support groups, volunteer opportunities, and wellness programs. Warren and Forest County Senior Centers also offer meals, help with financial and medical paperwork, transportation, and other social services.

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First Presbyterian Church

We seek to live out the double-love commandment to love God and love neighbor. First Presbyterian Church (FPC) welcomes all people to gather as the family of faith in order to engage in worship to learn about God and to reach out in service. We invite you to join us for worship, one of our Bible studies, a discussion group, or one of our fellowship events to experience our community and discover how FPC challenges your faith to grow through worship and action. For those who are interested, there are different opportunities to get involved in music ministry, christian education, and small faith groups. FPC offers care to its congregation in a variety of different ways, one being a weekly Thursday night dinner from 4:30-5:30 pm for all those in need and who are hungry.

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300 Market St
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-9200

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Greater Washington County Food Bank

The Greater Washington County Food Bank distributes food to various pantries (please visit the website to determine the appropriate pantry). Individuals with SNAP, Medicaid, or SSI are automatically eligible and must show an ACCESS card when registering. Individuals can also receive food if they meet certain income requirements (please call or visit the website for more information). Proof of income is not required. The Greater Washington County Food Bank has a Healthy Habits Training Center which offers donation-based healthy cooking classes and exercise classes at a low cost. Please note that the Healthy Habits Training Center is located in Fayette County.

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909 National Pike West
Brownsville, PA 15417
(724) 632-2190 info@gwcfb.org

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The Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging aims to promote the well-being of older adults in Greene, Washington, and Fayette Counties through a wide range of programs and services. The agency assists older adults with accessing transportation, senior centers, care management, health and wellness programs, adult day care, free legal services (including assistance with Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security benefits, public health insurance), and more. Please note that there is an office in each county.

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305 Chamber Plaza
Charleroi, PA 15022
(888) 300-2704 contact@swpa-aaa.org

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Washington Christian Outreach

Participants are required to create a "folder" before receiving services. In order to create a folder, individuals must show a photo identification card, proof of address (if different from the identification card), proof of income, and Social Security cards for everyone in the household.

Washington Christian Outreach is a non-denominational Christian organization that provides hot meals on a daily basis and holiday food boxes free-of-cost. (Washington County Outreach also offers various programs for children.)

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Wayne County Area Agency on Aging

The Wayne County Area Agency on Aging helps individuals who are 60+ remain active in their communities by providing case management, transportation, volunteer opportunities, legal assistance, public benefit counseling, assistance with public benefit applications, access to senior centers and recreational activities in Honesdale, Hawley, and Hamlin, and in-home services.

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323 10th St
Honesdale, PA 18431
(570) 253-4262

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Wayne County Food Pantry Program

To register at the food pantry site, applicants must bring proof of physical address, such as a current utility bill. No PO Boxes. In addition, applicant should know the names, dates of birth, last four digits of Social Security numbers, and income for all household members.

The Wayne County Food Pantry Program provides monthly food bags and information on meal and menu planning, nutrition, food storage, food preparation, and budgeting at Honesdale, Lakeville, Lakewood, Damascus, and Newfoundland pantry sites. The donation days for each site vary. The monthly bags typically include food items like canned fruit, meat, vegetables, etc. In order to register for at a food pantry site, applicants must bring proof of physical address, such as a current utility bill (no PO Boxes). In addition, applicant should know the names, dates of birth, last four digits of Social Security numbers, and income for all household members.

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925 Court St
Honesdale, PA 18431
(570) 253-4262

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Christian Layman Corps

Participants are required to bring proof of identification.

The Christian Layman Corps is a non-profit which offers multiple programs for individuals in Westmoreland County. Individuals can request vouchers from local churches, county agencies, and community-based organizations, which can then be redeemed for furniture, household items, bedding, and clothing at the Christian Layman Corps Thrift Store. In addition, the Christian Layman Corps Emergency Food program provides free meals and up to three days worth of food to individuals.

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Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging provides services to older adults in Westmoreland County. The Westmoreland County AAA connects older adults with adult day care services, care management services, home health services, home-delivered meals, personal care services, health insurance, free legal services, senior centers (which provide meals, computer classes, social activities, and more), and transportation. Services may be provided at no cost, a sliding fee scale, or subject to some form of cost-sharing.

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200 S. Main St.
Greensburg, PA 15601
(724) 830-4444 aaa@co.westmoreland.pa.us

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Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton

Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton provides a variety of faith-based services. Catholic Social Services offers counseling services, job search services to homeless individuals, emergency food services (requires an application), clothing, short-term financial assistance to meet emergency needs, and more. Please note that Catholic Social Services has multiple offices, and individuals from Wyoming County must travel to Luzerne County to receive services.

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33 E. Northampton St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 822-7118

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Luzerne & Wyoming Counties Area Agency on Aging

Participants are required to be over the age of 60.

The Area Agency on Aging provides services and programs to older adults in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. The AAA offers employment training and placement, nursing services, active adult center activities (including financial literacy and wellness groups, meals, and social activities), transportation services, caregiver support, volunteer opportunities, health insurance counseling, and more. Please note that these services are offered in multiple locations throughout Luzerne and Wyoming Counties.

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Caring Company - First Presbyterian Church of York

The Caring Company is an outreach ministry that serves individuals in need in York County. Services include food assistance, utility relief, prescription medication assistance, and referral services.

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Feeding Pennsylvania

Feeding Pennsylvania is a partnership among Feeding America food banks across the state. In order to find food banks in your area, please visit the website and use the food bank locator.

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(717) 724-3194

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