Burial and Cremation Services Payment - Dauphin

Dauphin County Assistance Office


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General Information
Description of ServiceProvides payment for burial and cremation services on behalf of eligible individuals.
LocationDauphin
Geographical AreaDauphin
Intake ProcedureWalk in, call or visit web site
Helpful TipsClick here to see an overview of this program from the Department of Public Welfare.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationLow-Income
Age GroupAdults
EligibilityEligibility for assistance with burial costs is determined by the local county assistance offices (CAOs).- Individuals who received Supplemental Security Income or SSI.- Individuals receiving cash benefits from the Department of Human Services prior to death.- Individuals who were found eligible for cash assistance prior to death.- Residents of nursing homes who received SSI or nursing home care payments prior to Jan. 1, 1973, continuously to the present.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Fee AmountsNone
Insurance AcceptedN/A
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 800-788-5616
Physical Site Address 1 2432 North 7th Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17110
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 5959
Mailing City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17110
Main Phone 800-788-5616
Hotline Phone LIHEAP: 800-692-7462
Fax 717-772-4703
Web Address www.dhs.pa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Dauphin County Assistance Office
This Service: Burial and Cremation Services Payment - Dauphin
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Burial/Cremation Expense Assistance (PB-0900)
Social Security Burial Benefits (NS-1000.8000)