Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Lackawanna

Lackawanna County Assistance Office


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Department of Public Welfare offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help 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.
LocationLackawanna
Geographical AreaLackawanna County
Intake ProcedureWalk in, call or visit web site.
Helpful TipsClick here to see an overview of this program.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationHomeless
Age GroupAdults
EligibilityMust meet all income, resource, and non-financial guidelines. The amount of assistance will depend on needs, situation, and emergency.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 877-431-1887
Physical Site Address 1 200 Scranton State Office Building
Physical Site Address 2 100 Lackawanna Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Scranton, PA 18503-1972
Main Phone 570-963-4525
Hotline Phone 800-692-7462
Other Phone 877-431-1887
Fax 570-963-4843
Web Address www.dhs.pa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Lackawanna County Assistance Office
This Service: Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Lackawanna
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)