Sullivan County Resources

  • Behavioral Health

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    A Better Today, Inc.

    A Better Today, Inc. provides outpatient drug and alcohol treatment in five treatment facilities around Northeast Pennsylvania. Outpatient care is covered by most insurance plans. Please call ahead to find out whether insurance coverage is available under your plan.

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    245 Muncy St
    Laporte, PA 18626
    (570) 344-1444

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    Northwestern Human Services

    NHS offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports, including: residential and housing options, site and clinic-based services, and community-based services. NHS operates throughout Pennsylvania, so please look online or call to find out which office is nearest to you.

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  • 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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    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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    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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    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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  • Food and Clothing

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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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    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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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  • Physical Health

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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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  • 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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    Sullivan County Housing Authority

    Please note that a criminal record may affect your eligibility for certain housing programs.

    The Sullivan County Housing Authority administers Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers that provide rental assistance payments to 36 households based on income eligibility. The Housing Authority has an open waiting list for admission into the program and schedules interviews from the list whenever vouchers become available. Preference is given to the elderly, disabled, displaced, and county residents.

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    245 Muncy St, P.O. Box 157
    Laporte, PA 18626
    (570) 946-7677

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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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    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.

    Click here for website

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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  • Senior Services

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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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  • Voter Registration

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  • Life Skills Training

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Print Results For Life Skills Training