Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Somerset District

Somerset 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 215-560-5400
Physical Site Address 1 2701 N. Broad Street
Physical Site Address 2 2nd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19132-2743
Main Phone 215-560-5400
Hotline Phone 800-692-7462
Fax 215-560-5403
Web Address www.dhs.pa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Somerset District
This Service: Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - Somerset District
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)