YWCA Greater Harrisburg - Bridge Housing

YWCA Greater Harrisburg

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General Information
Description of ServiceA Bridge Housing resident may reside in the program for six to twelve months long.
Geographical AreaCumberland, Dauphin, Perry
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible, bus nearby
Intake ProcedureAll applicants must have a letter of referral/recommendation from a case manager of the referring agency on agency letterhead.

Fill out an application known as the Bridge Housing Discharge Summary: http://www.ywcahbg.org/sites/default/files/manager/Bridge%20APP.pdf - Mail, fax or hand deliver it to the YWCA Greater Harrisburg.
Helpful TipsTransitional housing for women and women with children: Age cap for male children is 15 years old. Individual cap to enter program is $19,400. Family cap is higher.
Client Information
Target PopulationHomeless
Age GroupAdults
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
Eligibility- Must be a woman or a woman with children who is homeless or near homeless
- Must be drug and alcohol free, may include who has been active in recovery for six months or longer
- Must be capable of living independently in a group setting
- Must be willing to work consistently on self-sufficiency goals
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesVaries
Fee AmountsRent is thirty percent of the participant's gross income. An income is NOT required to enter the program
Insurance AcceptedN/A
Hours of Operation Call for information
Contact Information
Contact's Name Joann Romain
Contact's Phone 717-234-7931
Physical Site Address 1 1101 Market Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17103
Main Phone 717-234-7931
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-654-1211
Fax 717-234-1779
Web Address www.ywcahbg.org
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: YWCA Greater Harrisburg
Affiliated Program: YWCA Greater Harrisburg
This Service: YWCA Greater Harrisburg - Bridge Housing
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Shelters (BH-1800.8500-150)
Mothers (YK-6500.4900)
Top Referring Service (YA-2500)
Top Referring Service for 2019 (YA-2500.2019)
Transitional Housing/Shelter (BH-8600)
Women (YS-2000.9500)