Salvation Army Lancaster - Emergency Financial Assistance

Salvation Army Lancaster

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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceDue to Christmas Assistance Programs, there will be NO funding available for November 2019 and December 2019.

Limited financial aid (as funding is available) for emergency situations (i.e. rent, utilities, prescriptions); Must meet specific guidelines including income.

10 trip bus pass for newly employed. Must have proof of hire. All day bus pass for medical appointments.
Geographical AreaLancaster; Lancaster City
Intake ProcedureTelephone, appointment required
Intake RequirementsID for everyone in household, proof of income, rent and utility bills
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityCall for information; Must meet specific guidelines including income
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Major Sidney Anderson
Contact's Position Family Services Coordinator
Contact's Phone 717-397-7565 x130
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 131 South Queen Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17603
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 868
Mailing City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17603
Mail Attention To Salvation Army
Main Phone 717-397-7565
Fax 717-397-6255
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Salvation Army - Lancaster
Affiliated Program: Salvation Army Lancaster
This Service: Salvation Army Lancaster - Emergency Financial Assistance
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)
Prescription Expense Assistance (LH-5100.6500)
Rental Deposit Assistance (BH-3800.7250)
Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)
Transportation Passes (BT-8500)
Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance (NT-8900)
Water Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-950)