Adams County Resources

  • Voter Registration

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  • Physical Health

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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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    PA Law Project

    The PA Health Law Project works to ensure everyone has access to health care. Outside of advocating for the right to health care, the Law Project provides free legal services to any low-income resident of Pennsylvania having difficulty accessing publicly funded health care, whose health care has been terminated or reduced, or who have been denied Medicare (or similar health care programming). Additionally, the Law Project helps eligible residents apply for Medicare, responds to issues of denial of service (i.e. for prescriptions), and anyone struggling with their health care costs. The only requirement is income related, otherwise, the program is nondiscriminatory - there is a helpline which can be utilized for base information by anyone, regardless of income. If you're in need of assistance, or have a question take advantage of the helpline by dialing: 1-800-274-3258

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  • Food and Clothing

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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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    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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    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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  • Life Skills Training

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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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    Harrisburg Area Community College

    Harrisburg Area Community College is a community college serving the greater Harrisburg, Pennsylvania metropolitan area and south-central Pennsylvania. HACC offers a variety of educational and employment programs that fit the type of learning experience you are looking for as a student. There are options for first-time students, transfer students, and returning students who are looking to complete their certificate, diploma, or Associate's degree. Classes are available online and in-person at one of the many campus locations. In addition, there are English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes, Continuing Education classes, GED classes, Life Skills classes, and Job Training programs.

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    731 Old Harrisburg Road
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 337-3855 start@hacc.edu

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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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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  • Senior Services

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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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  • Government Assistance/Public Benefits

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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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    COMPASS

    COMPASS is an online application for Pennsylvanians to apply for health and human services programs. The application includes Health Care benefits such as Medical Assistance, CHIP, and Medicaid for Former Foster Care Youth. The application also includes Home and Community Based Services Referrals such as Early Intervention Services, Intellectual Disability Services, and Autism Services. Additionally, COMPASS includes Home and Community Based Living Services, Cash Assistance, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), SNAP (food stamps), and other benefits.

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    (800) 451-5886

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    PA Law Project

    The PA Health Law Project works to ensure everyone has access to health care. Outside of advocating for the right to health care, the Law Project provides free legal services to any low-income resident of Pennsylvania having difficulty accessing publicly funded health care, whose health care has been terminated or reduced, or who have been denied Medicare (or similar health care programming). Additionally, the Law Project helps eligible residents apply for Medicare, responds to issues of denial of service (i.e. for prescriptions), and anyone struggling with their health care costs. The only requirement is income related, otherwise, the program is nondiscriminatory - there is a helpline which can be utilized for base information by anyone, regardless of income. If you're in need of assistance, or have a question take advantage of the helpline by dialing: 1-800-274-3258

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  • Transportation

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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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  • Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

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    CareerLink

    PA CareerLink is a free, one-stop shop with highly trained staff ready to assist you with your job search, whether you're looking for your first job or to advance your career. Their services include: resume workshops, career counseling, job search assistance, interview skills training, skills assessment, job fairs, computer training, free access to a computer lab, and career exploration. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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    Cover Letter Template

    The attached resource is provided to assist in creating a cover letter to gain employment.

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    Harrisburg Area Community College

    Harrisburg Area Community College is a community college serving the greater Harrisburg, Pennsylvania metropolitan area and south-central Pennsylvania. HACC offers a variety of educational and employment programs that fit the type of learning experience you are looking for as a student. There are options for first-time students, transfer students, and returning students who are looking to complete their certificate, diploma, or Associate's degree. Classes are available online and in-person at one of the many campus locations. In addition, there are English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes, Continuing Education classes, GED classes, Life Skills classes, and Job Training programs.

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    731 Old Harrisburg Road
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 337-3855 start@hacc.edu

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Lincoln Intermediate Unit (IU) 12

    Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 offers adult education and English as a second language classes, as well as one-one-one literacy tutoring, HiSet and GED classes, and job skills training in Adams, Franklin, and York Counties. Please note that there are multiple offices.

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    65 Billerbeck St.
    New Oxford, PA 17350
    (717) 624-4616

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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    Resume Template

    The attached resource is provided to assist in creating a resume to gain employment.

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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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  • Education

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    Harrisburg Area Community College

    Harrisburg Area Community College is a community college serving the greater Harrisburg, Pennsylvania metropolitan area and south-central Pennsylvania. HACC offers a variety of educational and employment programs that fit the type of learning experience you are looking for as a student. There are options for first-time students, transfer students, and returning students who are looking to complete their certificate, diploma, or Associate's degree. Classes are available online and in-person at one of the many campus locations. In addition, there are English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes, Continuing Education classes, GED classes, Life Skills classes, and Job Training programs.

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    731 Old Harrisburg Road
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 337-3855 start@hacc.edu

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Lincoln Intermediate Unit (IU) 12

    Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 offers adult education and English as a second language classes, as well as one-one-one literacy tutoring, HiSet and GED classes, and job skills training in Adams, Franklin, and York Counties. Please note that there are multiple offices.

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    65 Billerbeck St.
    New Oxford, PA 17350
    (717) 624-4616

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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  • Behavioral Health

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    Laurel Life

    Laurel Life provides behavioral health services with locations throughout Central Pennsylvania. With specialized programs that serve children, adolescents, adults, and families, Laurel Life is staffed with licensed counselors, social workers, psychiatrists, and doctoral level psychologists. Among their adult services, Laurel Life provides individual, group, and family therapy, as well as medical and psychiatric treatment. For more information, please call and see about setting up services.

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    2020 S Queen St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 375-4834

    Monday-Friday; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

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  • Identification Documents

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    PennDOT Locations Info Center

    If you are looking to obtain a state-issued photo ID, you can use the attached PDF to find the nearest PennDOT location, its hours of operation, and what materials are required in order to obtain photo ID. Please refer to the attached document for more information on how to search PennDOT’s website.

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  • Housing

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS): Homeless Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DHS's Homeless Assistance Program is a government program which assists individuals who are currently homeless or at risk of eviction. Services include case management, rental assistance, emergency shelter services, and more. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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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.

    Click here for website

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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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  • Case Management

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS): Homeless Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DHS's Homeless Assistance Program is a government program which assists individuals who are currently homeless or at risk of eviction. Services include case management, rental assistance, emergency shelter services, and more. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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  • Faith-based

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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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