Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Chelten District

Chelten District


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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.
LocationPhiladelphia
Geographical AreaPhiladelphia
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 - 5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 215-560-5200
Physical Site Address 1 301 East Chelten Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 3rd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19144-5751
Main Phone 215-560-5200
Hotline Phone 800-692-7462
Fax 215-560-5251
Web Address www.dhs.pa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Chelten District
This Service: Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Chelten District
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)