Jefferson Center

Jefferson Center

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Description of ServiceThe Social Service Department of the Housing Authority of the City of York, also known as The Jefferson Center, offers a wide range of programs and services to assist and enhance the life opportunities and self-sufficiency efforts of adults and children residing in Section 8 and public housing throughout York County.

Services Include:

Family Self-Sufficiency: Program designed to help families become economically independent so they will no longer need to rely on public assistance. Members work with a case manager to assess strengths, identify barriers, set and achieve goals.

Section 8 Homeownership Program: program for anyone currently living in Section 8 voucher housing. Under this program, eligible families can purchase a home and receive financial assistance for mortgage payments for up to 15 years. For the elderly/disabled, there are no time limits. Call for specific eligibility requirements.

Budget counseling, a wellness center and a computer lab.
Geographical AreaYork
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityIndividuals and families living in Wellington Homes, Codorus Homes, Parkway Homes, Broad Park Manor, York Towne House, Stony Brook Manor, Springfield Apartments and Fairmont Village.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Mon - Fri, 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 501 North Pershing Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip York, PA 17404
Mailing Address 1 501 North Pershing Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip York, PA 17404
Main Phone (717) 812-1194
Fax (717) 793-4703
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Housing Authority of The City of York
Affiliated Program: Jefferson Center
This Service: Jefferson Center
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Financial Literacy Training (DM-2000)
Homebuyer/Home Purchase Counseling (BH-3700.3000)
Housing Authorities (BH-8300.3000)
Life Skills Education (PH-6200.4600)
Resident Services Coordination Programs (BH-6900)