Venango County Resources

  • Physical Health

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    Adagio Health Seneca

    Adagio Health provides physical health, nutrition, and education services for children, adults and seniors throughout Western Pennsylvania. There are a number of Adagio Health locations in the region, so please call ahead or check online to find the one nearest you.

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    3292 State Route 257
    Seneca, PA 16346
    (814) 676-1811

    Monday; 10:30am-7:30p. Tuesday-Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm

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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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    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

    Please call ahead to find out abour hours of operation. 

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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.

    Click here for website

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

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

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    Venango County Medical Assistance/Medicaid

    The Venango County Medical Assistance (MA or Medicaid) program provides payment for health care services on behalf of individuals with limited income and high medical expenses. Please call or visit the Venango County Assistance Office for more information.

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  • Senior Services

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    Adagio Health Seneca

    Adagio Health provides physical health, nutrition, and education services for children, adults and seniors throughout Western Pennsylvania. There are a number of Adagio Health locations in the region, so please call ahead or check online to find the one nearest you.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    3292 State Route 257
    Seneca, PA 16346
    (814) 676-1811

    Monday; 10:30am-7:30p. Tuesday-Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

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

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  • Education

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    Adagio Health Seneca

    Adagio Health provides physical health, nutrition, and education services for children, adults and seniors throughout Western Pennsylvania. There are a number of Adagio Health locations in the region, so please call ahead or check online to find the one nearest you.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    3292 State Route 257
    Seneca, PA 16346
    (814) 676-1811

    Monday; 10:30am-7:30p. Tuesday-Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm

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    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit (IU5)

    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit IU5 is a regional education service agency that provides free adult education classes. The classes offer instruction in basic adult education (including reading and math skills), GED exam preparation, and reading and writing for individuals whose first language is not English. The classes may also provide assistance with job interviewing skills and computer skills. Please note that classes are offered in multiple locations.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    252 Waterford St.
    Edinboro, PA 16412
    (800) 677-5610 ext. 7095 info@iu5.org

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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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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    Oil City Housing Authority

    Please note that a felony record may effect eligibility.

    The Oil City Housing Authority (OCHA) provides low-income individuals with federal funded affordable housing options through public housing, flat rent, and section programs. Currently OCHA operates 829 unites throughout Oil City, PA and Venango County. Please call ahead to learn more about eligibility requirements.

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    Contact

    110 Moran St
    Oil City, PA 16301
    (814) 676-5764

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Organization

    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

    Click here for website

    Contact

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    Statewide

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

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

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    Organization

    Venango County Medical Assistance/Medicaid

    The Venango County Medical Assistance (MA or Medicaid) program provides payment for health care services on behalf of individuals with limited income and high medical expenses. Please call or visit the Venango County Assistance Office for more information.

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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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    Mustard Seed Missions of Venango County

    Mustard Seed Missions is a collaboration between local churches in Venango County and the Venango County Department of Human Services. Mustard Seed Missions provides home repairs, home furnishings, and rides to medical appointments outside of the county to individuals who are currently receiving services through any Venango County Human Services Department.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    149 Summit Dr, Suite B
    Franklin, PA 16323

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

    County

    Organization

    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit (IU5)

    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit IU5 is a regional education service agency that provides free adult education classes. The classes offer instruction in basic adult education (including reading and math skills), GED exam preparation, and reading and writing for individuals whose first language is not English. The classes may also provide assistance with job interviewing skills and computer skills. Please note that classes are offered in multiple locations.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    252 Waterford St.
    Edinboro, PA 16412
    (800) 677-5610 ext. 7095 info@iu5.org

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Organization

    PA CareerLink - Oil Region

    The Oil Region PA CareerLink Office provides monthly workshops on resume writing and interviewing, resume copy and fax services, and computer access for job seekers to perform job searches and apply for positions online. The Office also provides personalized recruitment services for employers. There are several PA CareerLink offices around the state, so please call ahead or check online for the hours of operation.

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    255 Elm St
    Oil City, PA 16301
    (814) 678-5050

    Monday-Thursday; 8:30am-4:30pm. Friday; 8:30am-2:00pm.

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    Resume Template

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

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  • Housing

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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    Emergency Shelter Assistance - Venango County

    The Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) helps homeless or near homeless families and individuals to: stop home eviction or foreclosure; find a long-term place to live; and find a short-term place to live. There are several ESA programs around the state, so please call ahead or check online to find the one nearest you. The Venango County ESA is provided by the Venango County Assistance Office.

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    530 13th St
    Franklin, PA 16323

    Monday-Friday; 7:30am-5:00pm

    County

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    Mustard Seed Missions of Venango County

    Mustard Seed Missions is a collaboration between local churches in Venango County and the Venango County Department of Human Services. Mustard Seed Missions provides home repairs, home furnishings, and rides to medical appointments outside of the county to individuals who are currently receiving services through any Venango County Human Services Department.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    149 Summit Dr, Suite B
    Franklin, PA 16323

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

    County

    Organization

    Oil City Housing Authority

    Please note that a felony record may effect eligibility.

    The Oil City Housing Authority (OCHA) provides low-income individuals with federal funded affordable housing options through public housing, flat rent, and section programs. Currently OCHA operates 829 unites throughout Oil City, PA and Venango County. Please call ahead to learn more about eligibility requirements.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    110 Moran St
    Oil City, PA 16301
    (814) 676-5764

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

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    Description

    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.

    Click here for website

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  • Behavioral Health

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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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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  • Food and Clothing

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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    Description

    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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    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 .

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out abour hours of operation. 

    County

    Organization

    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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

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

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  • Life Skills Training

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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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

    County

    Organization

    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit (IU5)

    Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit IU5 is a regional education service agency that provides free adult education classes. The classes offer instruction in basic adult education (including reading and math skills), GED exam preparation, and reading and writing for individuals whose first language is not English. The classes may also provide assistance with job interviewing skills and computer skills. Please note that classes are offered in multiple locations.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    252 Waterford St.
    Edinboro, PA 16412
    (800) 677-5610 ext. 7095 info@iu5.org

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

    County

    Print Results For Life Skills Training

  • Transportation

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    Mustard Seed Missions of Venango County

    Mustard Seed Missions is a collaboration between local churches in Venango County and the Venango County Department of Human Services. Mustard Seed Missions provides home repairs, home furnishings, and rides to medical appointments outside of the county to individuals who are currently receiving services through any Venango County Human Services Department.

    Click here for website

    Contact

    149 Summit Dr, Suite B
    Franklin, PA 16323

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation. 

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    VenanGo Bus

    The VenanGo Bus offers public transportation throughout Venango County. It has routes around Oil City, Franklin, and Intercity that run between 7:30am and 6:00pm. Fares are $1.50 for adults and free for seniors 65+. Please contact the Venango County Transportation Office for more information.

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    Contact

    1 Dale Ave
    Franklin, PA 16323
    (814) 432-9767

    Please call ahead to find out about hours of operation.

    County

    Organization

    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.

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

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

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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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  • 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.

    Click here for website

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  • Faith-based

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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 .

    Click here for website

    Contact

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

    Please call ahead to find out abour hours of operation. 

    County

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  • Voter Registration

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