Clarion County Resources

  • Government Assistance/Public Benefits

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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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    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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    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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  • 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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    Clarion County Career Center

    The Clarion County Career Center Adult Education Program has been providing quality education and training since 1976. Throughout the years it has seen many changes but has always supported the Clarion area with skilled graduates ready to enter the local workforce. Courses are chosen and designed to meet the needs of local employers and to provide businesses an opportunity to send employees for retraining or to enhance their skills. There are short term and long term courses available to choose from, including, Intro to Computers; Medical Administrative Assistance; Medical Terminology; PA Inspection; Servsafe; Welding; Microsoft Office; Nail Technician; Emergency Medical Technician; Phlebotomy; Pharmacy Technician; Dental Assistant; Medical Coding; Medical Billing; Nurse Aide; Sign Language; CPR/First Aid; and CDL.

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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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    Resume Template

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

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  • Behavioral Health

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    CenClear - Clarion County

    CenClear provides mental health, psychiatric, and drug and alcohol recovery services through case management, group and individual therapy, behavioral health clinics, and medication assisted treatment for those battling addiction. The main location is in Clearfield County, and they have sites in Blair, Jefferson, Clarion, Centre, and Elk Counties.

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    44 South 7th Ave
    Clarion, PA 16214
    (814) 226-4171

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Clarion Community Health Center

    The Primary Health Network Clarion Community Health Center, located in Clarion, PA, opened in October 2012, offering patients access to Family Medicine services. As one of PHN's multi-service community health centers, this site also provides Behavioral Health, Dental, and Urgent Care services.

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    63 Pitt Street
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (814) 223-9900

    Monday-Wednesday; 8:30 am - 6:00 pm; Thursday-Friday; 8:30 am - 3:00 pm.

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  • Case Management

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    CenClear - Clarion County

    CenClear provides mental health, psychiatric, and drug and alcohol recovery services through case management, group and individual therapy, behavioral health clinics, and medication assisted treatment for those battling addiction. The main location is in Clearfield County, and they have sites in Blair, Jefferson, Clarion, Centre, and Elk Counties.

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    44 South 7th Ave
    Clarion, PA 16214
    (814) 226-4171

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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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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    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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  • Food and Clothing

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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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    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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    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

    Please call ahead to find out hours of operation.

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  • Education

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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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    Clarion County Career Center

    The Clarion County Career Center Adult Education Program has been providing quality education and training since 1976. Throughout the years it has seen many changes but has always supported the Clarion area with skilled graduates ready to enter the local workforce. Courses are chosen and designed to meet the needs of local employers and to provide businesses an opportunity to send employees for retraining or to enhance their skills. There are short term and long term courses available to choose from, including, Intro to Computers; Medical Administrative Assistance; Medical Terminology; PA Inspection; Servsafe; Welding; Microsoft Office; Nail Technician; Emergency Medical Technician; Phlebotomy; Pharmacy Technician; Dental Assistant; Medical Coding; Medical Billing; Nurse Aide; Sign Language; CPR/First Aid; and CDL.

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  • Senior Services

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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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  • Life Skills Training

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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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  • Transportation

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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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  • Physical Health

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    Clarion Community Health Center

    The Primary Health Network Clarion Community Health Center, located in Clarion, PA, opened in October 2012, offering patients access to Family Medicine services. As one of PHN's multi-service community health centers, this site also provides Behavioral Health, Dental, and Urgent Care services.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    63 Pitt Street
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (814) 223-9900

    Monday-Wednesday; 8:30 am - 6:00 pm; Thursday-Friday; 8:30 am - 3:00 pm.

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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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  • Voter Registration

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  • Housing

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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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    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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    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

    Please call ahead to find out hours of operation.

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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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