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Commission on Economic Opportunity

Address:
165 Amber Ln
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

Map & Directions

(12 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 826-0510

Website:
http://www.ceopeoplehelpingpeople.org

Services:
Provide rent and security deposit assistance when funding is available.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm


Luzerne County Assistance Office

Address:
205 S Washington St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

Map & Directions

(12 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 826-2100

Website:
http://www.dhs.pa.gov

Services:
The Department of Public Welfare offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5pm

Eligibility:
Must meet all income, resource, and non-financial guidelines. The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesFree.


For a long time it seemed to me that real life was about to begin, but there was always some obstacle in the way. Something had to be got through first, some unfinished business; time still to be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life.

-- Bette Howland

Commission On Economic Opptnty

Address:
10 W Chestnut St
Hazleton, PA 18201

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 455-4994

Website:
http://www.ceopeoplehelpingpeople.org

Services:
Provide rent and security deposit assistance when funding is available.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm


Luzerne County Assistance Office

Address:
10 W Chestnut St
Hazleton, PA 18201

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 459-3800

Website:
http://www.dhs.pa.gov

Services:
The Department of Public Welfare offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5pm

Eligibility:
Must meet all income, resource, and non-financial guidelines. The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesFree.


Catholic Social Services

Address:
516 Fig St
Scranton, PA 18505

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 207-2283

Website:
http://cssdioceseofscranton.org

Services:
After an intake CSS can offer a one time rental assistance to qualifying individuals and families.


Pennsylvania CareerLink

Address:
135 Franklin Ave
Scranton, PA 18503

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 963-4671

Website:
http://www.pathstone.org

Services:
Serve the one-time emergency needs of migrant and seasonal farmworkers and other rural disadvantaged people who may not be eligible for other emergency services. Services include: Nutritional assistance, emergency shelter, first month rental assistance, rent in arrears assistance, mortgage assistance and utilities in arrears assistance (one-time only assistance)

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm

Eligibility:
Migrant and seasonal farmworkers and other rural disadvantaged people; One-time assistance with proof of need such as eviction or shut off notice


For the cause that lacks assistance, The wrong that needs resistance, For the future in the distance, And the good that I can do.

-- George Linnaeus Banks

United Neighborhood Center

Address:
425 Alder St
Scranton, PA 18505

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(570) 346-0759

Website:
http://www.uncnepa.org

Services:
Following a general assessment, our Intake workers allocate appropriate services such as advocacy, referral, and financial assistance, to help fulfill clients’ immediate needs. Our work also serves a secondary function – to help families achieve self-sufficiency in the long run. Some of the programs included in this grant include: Birth Certificates, Bus Tickets, Bus Passes, Rental Assistance, Energy Assistance, Gasoline Cards, Pennsylvania Identification and Prescription Assistance.


Lackawanna County Assistance Office

Address:
Scranton State Office Building
Scranton, PA 18503

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(877) 431-1887

Website:
http://www.dhs.pa.gov

Services:
The Department of Public Welfare offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5pm

Eligibility:
Must meet all income, resource, and non-financial guidelines. The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesFree.


Good work habits help develop an internal toughness and a self-confident attitude that will sustain you through every adversity and temporary discouragement.

-- Paul J. Fleyer

Carbon County Action Committee

Address:
267 S 2nd St
Lehighton, PA 18235

Map & Directions

(20 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(610) 377-6400

Website:
http://www.ccachs.com

Services:
Emergency Housing Assistance (EHA) will provide one month rent/security deposit to individuals who are in danger of eviction or homelessness. Individuals must meet eligibility and affordability guidelines and requirements and may receive assistance only one time. Homeless Prevention and Rapid Rehousing Services in the form of security/utility deposit, rental arrears, first month or current monthly rental payments are also available to individuals and families experiencing a recent hardship that are either “homeless” or “ at risk of homelessness” and can document future affordability. Individuals and families must meet eligibility and affordability guidelines and requirements.

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:30pm; closed major holidays

Eligibility:
Residents of Carbon County


Carbon County Water Processing Plant

Address:
101 Lehigh Dr
Lehighton, PA 18235

Map & Directions

(20 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(610) 577-9020

Website:
http://www.dhs.pa.gov

Services:
Offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 5:00pm

Eligibility:
Must meet all income, resource, and non-financial guidelines. The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesFree


One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.

-- Lucille Ball

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