Bucks County Assistance Office

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General Information
Description of ProgramThe Department of Public Welfare (DPW) is charged with numerous program areas. DPW oversees all Children, Youth & Families, Mental Health & Mental Retardation, Substance Abuse Services, Income Maintenance, Medical Assistance and Social Program issues in the Commonwealth.

Provides financial assistance, nursing home assistance, medical assistance, SNAP, LIHEAP, and employment training and counseling.
Geographic AreaBucks
Funded ByPennsylvania Commonwealth.
Client Information
EligibilityMeet income and resource requirements, be a resident of PA, and be a citizen or a type of qualified lawful resident. Amount of help depends on household size and other income.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone800-362-1291
Physical Site Address 11214 New Rodgers Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipBristol, PA 19007-2593
Main Phone215-781-3300
Other Phone1-800-362-1291
Web Addresswww.dhs.pa.gov
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
This Program: Bucks County Assistance Office
Affiliated Services: Burial and Cremation Services Payment - Bucks
Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Bucks
Food Stamps / SNAP - Bucks
LIHEAP (Energy Assistance, Utility Help) - Bucks
Medical Assistance / Medicaid - Bucks
Telephone Assistance Programs - Bucks
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Cash Assistance - Bucks