Address:658D Noble StKutztown, PA 19530Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance for heating, utilities, rent and limited prescriptions.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Eligibility: Based on zip code assigned coverage area, funds available, and emergency need.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesNone
Address:409 S Reading AveBoyertown, PA 19512Map & Directions
Services: Provides rental assistance
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
Eligibility: Low income families facing an evictionFees or ChargesFee AmountsNone
Address:9212Hamburg, PA 19526Map & Directions
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Address:121 S 2nd StReading, PA 19602Map & Directions
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
Address:325 N 5th St #1Reading, PA 19601Map & Directions
Services: Operates when funds are available by providing rental and utility assistance to individuals who meet all eligibility requirements. Must provide documentation and demonstrate a reasonable ability to regain self-sufficiency through temporary assistance. Also serves as a resource for families and teens in the Network and U-turn programs looking to secure permanent housing. Program also provides stabilization services:
- Training programs
- Referrals to service partners
- Monitoring and coordination of services
- Habitability inspection
- Lead-based paint assessment of housing units
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Eligibility: Must meet the following:
- Reside in Berks County (excluding City of Reading)
- Homeless or at risk of homelessness - Meet income guidelines
- Possess an eviction notice
- Possess a utility shut off noticeFees or ChargesTypes of FeesNone
Address:815 Washington StReading, PA 19601Map & Directions
Services: Provides utility assistance for residents that live within the City of Reading. Must have shut off notice. Provides rental assistance for residents that live within the City of Reading. Must have an eviction notice. Provides one time help for low-income homeowners with their water, sewer, trash and recycling bills.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Eligibility: Contact office to discuss income restrictions One time help- applicants must be homeowners, not tenants; they must meet certain income guidelines; and they must be current on their existing bills may receive one time a year - up to $150.00 in credit on the water, sewer, trash and recycling bills
Services: Provides information about rental assistance and referrals to agencies that provide rental assistance in the Philadelphia area and surrounding communities.
Area Served: Philadelphia and surrounding communities
Address:247 N 5th StReading, PA 19601Map & Directions
Services: The Housing Assistance Program helps families who are homeless or facing homelessness through eviction or other circumstances. After meeting certain eligibility criteria including income guidelines and the ability to maintain the rental agreement on an on-going basis, a rental-related payment is made directly to the landlord by BCAP to pay for a security deposit, first month’s rent, or both.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Eligibility: Must fall under 125% of the Federal Poverty Income GuidelinesFees or ChargesTypes of Fees.
Address:452 Penn StPennsburg, PA 18073Map & Directions
Services: Provides financial assistance for basic utilities, fuel, and housing costs. Also available to assist individuals in accessing the following programs: -Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP);
-PPL Operation Help;
-Public assistance (food stamps, medical assistance, cash assistance);
-FEMA Funding (housing and utility costs)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eligibility: Upper Perkiomen Valley residents (Upper Hanover and Marlborough Townships, East Greenville, Green Lane, Pennsburg, and Red Hill). Based on income.
Address:1031 Linden StAllentown, PA 18102Map & Directions
Services: A resource and referral center that connects individuals to programs within the Conference or refers out to community resources. Also helps qualifying low-income individuals and families with rental assistance, goal setting and budgeting. Provides bus passes for interviews or for first week of employment if job is confirmed. Toiletries/personal grooming items provided as available. Clearinghouse Program: Provides rental assistance and other housing-related needs to mentally ill homeless, transitioning youth/adults (age 18-23), residents of a community rehabilitation residence and individuals being release from incarceration. Homeless Supportive Services: provides intensive case management and referrals to other support services for single, adult, chronically homeless individuals. Assist street homeless men and women to connect to community resources as they strive to move from homelessness to self-sufficiency. Pharmaceutical Assistance Program: Provides uninsured Lehigh County residents with once-a-year emergency pharmaceutical assistance of up to $50. Must meet income guidelines. Assistance for medications for asthma, epileptic seizures, diabetes, high blood pressure and antibiotics only. Social Security Representative payee Program: Provides financial monitoring and fund administration to individuals receiving social security who are unable to manage their own finances.
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00am to 11:00am and 1:00pm to 3:00pmFriday, Closed
Eligibility: Lehigh county residents in need of emergency assistance. Must be over 18 and have income sufficient to stay current with rent after receiving assistance.Fees or ChargesTypes of Fees.