Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Hazleton

Luzerne 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.
LocationLuzerne
Geographical AreaLuzerne
Intake ProcedureWalk in, call or visit web site.
Helpful Tipswww.dpw.state.pa.us/foradults/cashassistance/emergencyshelterallowanceesa/index.htm
 
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 - 5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 570-459-3800
Physical Site Address 1 205 South Washington Street
Physical Site Address 2 Center Plaza Building
Physical Site City, State, Zip Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-3298
Main Phone 570-826-2100
Hotline Phone 800-692-7462
Other Phone 866-220-9320
Fax 570-459-3931
Web Address www.dhs.pa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Luzerne County Assistance Office
This Service: Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Hazleton
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)