Address:401 Market StOxford, PA 19363Map & Directions
Services: For assistance, contact Christine Cunningham at 484-955-4100.
Address:35 N 3rd StOxford, PA 19363Map & Directions
Services: Provides rent payment assistance.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Address:105 E King StLancaster, PA 17602Map & Directions
Services: Help homeless or at-risk veteran families quickly regaining stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis and/or homelessness. Services include:
- Case management (assessment, housing stabilization plan/referrals)
- Assistance in obtaining VA benefits and other public benefits/community resources and services as available
- Temporary financial assistance may be provided as last resort based on assessed individual need
Hours: Call for information
Eligibility: - Must be a veteran or veteran family (HOH or spouse of HOH must be a veteran; excluding those who have a dishonorable discharge - Very low-income: Gross household income must not exceed 50% of the median income guidelines - Must be homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless (must have a formal eviction notice)Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesNone
Address:131 S Queen StLancaster, PA 17603Map & Directions
Services: There will be no funds available for rent assistance or utility assistance during August 2018
Limited financial aid (as funding is available) for emergency situations (i.e. rent, utilities, prescriptions); Must meet specific guidelines including income. 10 trip bus pass for newly employed. Must have proof of hire. All day bus pass for medical appointments.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Eligibility: Call for information; Must meet specific guidelines including incomeFees or ChargesTypes of FeesNone
Address:832 Manor StLancaster, PA 17603Map & Directions
Services: Helps 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. A one-time payment up to $400 to prevent eviction or $100-$300 to obtain temporary or permanent shelter. There is no monthly rental assistance or subsidy available. Need must be the result of an emergency such as eviction, living in hazardous conditions, homeless or near homeless. If more funds are owed than CAO can offer are required to prevent or resolve the emergency, the applicant must have another way to pay the remainder due. The individual or family must have sufficient income to afford future rent. Items are verified with landlord/employer, etc.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Eligibility: Must meet income and resource guidelines in the month of application. If household contains individuals under 21, resources are excluded and a slightly higher income limit is used; Have not received another Emergency Shelter Allowance within past year The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.Fees or ChargesTypes of FeesFreeWait ListProcessed within 7 days, payment is normally mailed to the landlord
Address:605 Lincoln HwyCoatesville, PA 19320Map & Directions
Services: SSVF provides comprehensive Supportive Services to very low income Veterans and their families who are currently experiencing homelessness or are at risk of losing their homes. Resources include case management, housing counseling, legal support, credit repair and financial planning services, and time-limited, temporary financial assistance. Eligible veterans may receive time-limited financial assistance for rent, utilities, and security deposits. SSVF offers short-term case management that links Veterans with resources within the Veterans Administration and the community with the ultimate goal of stabilizing veterans in housing. Veterans Service Officer (access to VA benefits and entitlements)
Access to emergency food and clothing and other local services
Transportation to and from the Coatesville VA Medical Center
Internet employment application assistance
Training courses such at ServSafe and basic computer skills
Personal/life skill courses such as budgeting (offered by Clarifi)
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Eligibility: Veterans who have a discharge that is other than dishonorable, and have at least one day of active duty service time.
Address:1516 Olive StCoatesville, PA 19320Map & Directions
Services: Helps single women with children to find rapid re-housing and offers prevention services to help families secure permanent housing.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Address:960 Craigtown RdPort Deposit, MD 21904Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry, financial assistance and support services to residents living with in the catchment area.SERVICES:,
Hours: Intake Hours: Mon & Wed 1-3PM, Tues & Thur 9:30-11:30AM.
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Address:810 Aiken AvePerryville, MD 21903Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry and financial assistance to Cecil County residents.SERVICES:1) FOOD PANTRY: Operates a food pantry on Mon, Wed and Fri (morning hours only that varies). May access service once each month.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance towards the last $50 for eviction prevention, utilities and prescription assistance. Proof of need, Social Security Card and Photo ID required. Call ahead to find out if funds are available.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Address:300 Seneca AveHavre De Grace, MD 21078Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance to residents of Harford County. SERVICES: 1) FOOD CLOSET: Non-perishable food is provided to those in need by appointment only on Tues and Thur. Can only be utilized once per month..2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides financial assistance to persons with court-ordered evictions or utility cut-offs (MEAP eligible) when funds are available. Limited to once per year. ELIGIBILITY FOR MEAP and ELECTRIC UNIVERSAL SERVICE PROGRAM GRANTS: Maryland residents whose gross monthly household incomes are within the following limits, effective July 1, 2012-June 30, 2013GROSS INCOME Monthly Annually1 $1,628.95 $19,547.502 $2,206.45 $26,477.503 $2,783.95 $33,407.504 $3,361.45 $40,337.505 $3,938.95 $47,267.506 $4,516.45 $54,197.50FOR EACH ADDITIONAL PERSON, ADD $577.50; $6,930.003) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Lodging for one night is provided at a local motel for stranded travelers, homeless persons and evictees. Must go to Police Department after 4PM to apply for a voucher- NO GUARANTEE.4) COUNSELING: Provides Biblically-based counseling and budget counseling to youths and their families.5) YOUTH GROUP: During the school year, on Tues from 6-7:30PM, young people, ages 6 through 17, visit the Corps for a meeting, prayer, dinner, and arts and crafts. Transportation is provided.6) SUMMER CAMP: Provides a one-week camp program in Hedgesville, West Virginia at Camp Tomahawk, in July to approximately 20 youths, ages 6-12, from low income families. Youths are selected on a first come, first served basis. Applicants are encouraged to start calling as early as April. Transportation is provided to the camp.7) VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: Provides Bible instruction, crafts and age-related activities for one week during the summer months at the Corps (ages 6-13). Transportation is provided free of charge. 8) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: CLOSEDWALK IN TO SIGN-UP SEPT 15-26.o CHRISTMAS: Offers gift cards and toys to anyone in need. Bring in threegift suggestions$30 or less for children 0-12. o THANKSGIVING: Must come in to sign up. Call before to check availability. MUST have ALL of the following required documentation:--Valid Maryland ID card --SS cards for all household members --Proof of all income sources (pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter)--Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc)--Proof of residence (Section 8, public housing or HUD)--Must provide the paper including the break-down of family members, monthly rent and birth certificates for all children, ages 12 years and under --Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children. 9) DONATIONS : Accepts new clothing, toiletries, gloves, coats, toys and food. Individuals residing in Harford County can have items picked up by calling 1-800-229-7156.
Hours: Closed noon-1PM for lunch.
Eligibility: Individuals and families in need living in Harford County.