Address:450 Cleveland AveChambersburg, PA 17201Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
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 - Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Eligibility: Migrant and seasonal farmworkers and other rural disadvantaged people; One-time assistance with proof of need such as eviction or shut off noticeFees or ChargesTypes of FeesServices are provided at no cost.
Address:425 Franklin Farm LnChambersburg, PA 17202Map & Directions
Services: The goal of Operation REACH (Relief for Emergency Assistance through Community Help) is to assist veterans who are struggling with substance abuse and/ or co-occurring mental health needs get the help that they need. This initiative will focus on the comprehensive needs of the veteran and delivering services through a holistic approach. Operation REACH will strive to provide intervention support services through a targeted case management model. Veterans and their families will benefit from targeted case management through assistance in coordination with basic necessities. Unlike many programs, characterization of discharge will not serve as eligibility criteria for Operation REACH. Services provided include, but may not be limited too: •Mental Health Treatment Services
•Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Treatment Services •Housing Support and Assistance ‐Emergency Housing ‐Transitional Housing ‐Rent Subsidies •Support Services ‐ Emergency Assistance ‐ Food ‐ Clothing ‐ Toiletries ‐ Transportation ‐ Child Care ‐ Legal Assistance ‐ Recreation Activities
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Eligibility: Individuals must be a veteran who resides in Franklin County and also has either a mental health or substance use issue.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesServices are provided at no cost.Capacity LimitationsNoneWait ListNone
Address:527 Lincoln Way EChambersburg, PA 17201Map & Directions
Services: Program assists families and individual in housing them in the local community. The goal of the program is to work with individuals, so that they are able to be self sufficient and permanent in residence. Based on the individuals circumstances, assistance may be provided for first months rent, security deposit, or utility deposits. This is based upon the factors of the client in regards to incomes and other eligibility factors.
Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Eligibility: Those who are in need of housing assistance and are willing to be self sufficient.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesServices are provided at no cost.Capacity Limitations10 Family UnitsWait ListNone
Address:130 S Penn StShippensburg, PA 17257Map & Directions
Services: CAN may provide assistance in the form of help with rental, utility bills, clothing or medical bills. This assistance may include emergency service delivery and/or referrals/consultations to other agencies or organizations with the means to solve the problem. The serviced areas are defined as comprising the Shippensburg Area School District and the village of Walnut Bottom (zipcode 17266 and zip code 17257 on High Mountain Road)
Hours: Saturday, 9:00am to 10:00amDuring the week, respond to calls to C.A.N. within 24 hours
Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation to support their need before assistance is given.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesServices are provided at no cost.Capacity LimitationsNoneWait ListNone
Address:260 Newburg RdNewburg, PA 17240Map & Directions
Services: Newburg First Church of God provides rental or utility assistance those ONLY IN THE ZIP CODE 17240.
Hours: Hours vary, please call first.
Eligibility: 17240 residents onlyFees or ChargesTypes of FeesServices are provided at no cost.Capacity LimitationsNoneWait ListNone
Address:110 S 3rd StMc Connellsburg, PA 17233Map & Directions
Services: Rental and Utilities assistance. Food, gasoline, lodging for transients, fire victims, bimonthly clothing too, Christmas gift program, school supplies, angel food ministries
Hours: Weekdays 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Address:201 Lincoln Way W # 101Mc Connellsburg, PA 17233Map & Directions
Services: Provides rental assistance, counseling, and referrals
Address:140 W Franklin St #300Hagerstown, MD 21740Map & Directions
Services: DAY RESOURCE CENTER: Provides a place for homeless individuals needing a place to stay warm/cool, use the restroom and get a drink of water. During the summer months shower and laundry services are available for homeless adults on a first come first served basis (Mon and Wed, 9AM-Noon). - - HOUSING CRISIS INTERVENTION: Offers financial assistance and referrals for Washington County residents who are at risk of homelessness. Assistance can be for eviction prevention, rent deposits and/or first month's rent, utility deposits, utility cutoff assistance, and other housing related needs. Assistance can also be provided to help individuals with little or no income obtain an ID or birth certificate. Prescription assistance is provided on a case-by-case basis. These services are available on Tue and Thu from 9AM - 1PM.
Eligibility: Low income or homeless Washington County residents.
Documents To Bring: Eviction or shutoff notice is needed for financial assistance.
Address:117 Summit AveHagerstown, MD 21740Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides emergency assistance, education, and ongoing case management to eligible county residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE: Offers assistance with court evictions, first month’s rent, food pantry services, utility termination and information and referral to other community programs. Must make an appointment and meet income guidelines. Appointments are made on a same-day, first-come, first-serve basis. - - 2) FOOD PANTRY: Issues county food bank cards. Cards maybe used once a month at any participating food pantries throughout the county. Must meet income guidelines. - - 3) HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS: Provides comprehensive ways to help with housing issues. The programs are designed for individuals and families that are homeless or at risk of homelessness, transitioning from homelessness to permanent housing or receiving section 8 housing. Ongoing case management is required with these programs. - - 4) HOUSING COUNSELING: Offers clients landlord/tenant counseling, mortgage default counseling, pre-purchase counseling and reverse mortgage counseling. A housing counselor works with the client to remain in their existing home or find a better housing situation. These services are also available to landlords. - - 5) PROPERTY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM: Provides eligible low income renters with affordable properties to rent and provides households with energy saving improvements to help reduce heating and cooling cost. - - 6) TRANSPORTATION: Provides transportation for the elderly, low income individuals, and individuals with disabilities. Offers transport to and from eligible medical appointments as well as additional transportation services. Para-Transit vouchers are accepted or there may be a fee for service. FREE employment transportation for employees of Hopewell Road businesses. Service operates Monday-Friday from downtown to Hopewell Road corridor.
Eligibility: Low-income and homeless individuals and families.
Documents To Bring: Must have proof of need for financial assistance as well as photo ID, proof of residency, Social Security cards for all household members, proof of all household income for the past 30 days (paystubs, bank statements), name of home energy provider and account number, copy of most recent utility bills and if renting bring a copy of your lease.
Address:223 N Prospect StHagerstown, MD 21740Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides educational, resource, and support services that empower people to transform their lives in a positive way to reach self sufficiency. Primary focus is serving the needs of low-income, homeless and near homeless individuals and families within the county. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE/CASE MANAGEMENT: Provides financial, resource and support services to adult residents for rent, security deposits, and utility shut-offs. Also assist in acquiring clothing, IDs, birth certificates, baby supplies, and other basic needs. - - 2) EARN WHILE YOU LEARN LIFE DEVELOPMENT CLASSES: Teaches critical life management skills to help clients function independently in the community. - - 3) JOB READINESS TRAINING /COMPUTER LAB: Provides professional development, job training and access to employment. - - 4) DRAPED WITH CONFIDENCE CAREER CLOTHING AND GUIDANCE INITIATIVE: Provides free professional clothing and training workshops to help in gaining employment. - - 5) MENTOR PROGRAM: Matches a mentor to a client to help each person reach their full potential. - - 6) GATEKEEPERS RE-ENTRY PROGRAM: See separate listing. - - 7) LONG TERM CASE MANAGEMENT: Provides long term support to people who need time to change bad habits to a positive outcome. To direct low income, homeless and near homeless people to transform their lives through a step by step support program.
Eligibility: Primary focus is serving the needs of low-income, homeless and near homeless individuals and families within the county.
Documents To Bring: Call for details.