|After School Teen Drop In Center NEPA Youth Shelter||An after school drop in center for high school students.
Provides quality emergency shelter and related services to unaccompanied youth ages 14 through high school graduation from all counties in NEPA. The Shelter will provide essentials such as food, clothing, and bathrooms, as well as services such as educational support, counseling, family reunification, and/or preparation for independent living. With a focus on social justice and advocacy, the Shelter will be welcoming to youth from all backgrounds and especially affirming to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) youth, as this population constitutes a high percentage of homeless youth in our area.||Lackawanna||NEPA Youth Shelter||NEPA Youth Shelter|
|Auberle - 412 Youth Zone||Drop-In Center. Offers youth connections to employment, education, financial literacy, housing, health, mental health and substance abuse services, legal assistance, and parenting resources.||Allegheny||Auberle||Auberle|
|Bethlehem Haven - Emergency Shelter||Provides homeless women with a safe, clean environment and an opportunity to work with caring staff to assess their needs, develop a plan of services, and establish goals for reclaiming their lives.||Allegheny||Bethlehem Haven of Pittsburgh - Housing Programs||Pittsburgh Mercy Health System|
|Bethlehem Haven - Miryam's Day Program||Offers safe sanctuary, nutritious meals, personal care access, case management and community-building activities for homeless women and women at-risk of homelessness.||Allegheny||Bethlehem Haven - Supportive Services||Pittsburgh Mercy Health System|
|CASSD, York C.A.R.E.S. - Coffee Spot & Mailboxes||Drop In Spot for those Experiencing Homelessness & Displacement.
• Coffee & Snacks
• Access to Phones & Computers
• Information & Referral for Needed Services
• Access to Showers and Laundry Facilities
Proudly sponsored by the Children's Aid Society||York||Children's Aid Society, Lehman Center||Children's Aid Society Southern PA District Church of the Brethren (CASSD)|
|City Light Ministry - Homeless Drop-In Center||Homeless drop in center for men and women. Open 6 am to 10 am. Provides breakfast, coffee, showers, a mailing address, lockers, toiletries, encouragement, spiritual guidance and hope.||Berks||City Light Ministry - Main Site/North Side Center||Spring Valley Church of God|
|Covenant House - York County||Covenant House
Opening Doors For Homeless & Trafficked Youth
Millions of kids suffer on the streets every day. For over 40 years, Covenant House has sheltered and cared for these young people that are 21 years old and younger – now standing as a powerful human rights movement for homeless and trafficked youth in 31 cities across 6 countries.
York City's Shelter Services Include:
Help getting ID/Birth certificate
Saving for future goals
Referrals for additional services.
Covenant House is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization;
(EIN/Tax ID number: 13-2725416 DUNS number: 07-520-9411)||York||Covenant House- York County||Covenant House Pennsylvania|
|Crossroads - Warming Station||Opens during winter months and operates as a day center for those seeking shelter from the elements to find warmth and a cup of coffee when the night time shelters are closed.||Lehigh||St Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church||St Paul's Lutheran Church - Allentown|
|Day Shelter - Community Intervention Center||CIC serves as a day shelter for displaced and / or homeless individuals providing telephone contact, mail privileges, daily storage and late afternoon nourishments as well as vital continual community contact in a non threatening sober environment.
Maintains two Street Outreach Permanent Supportive Housing Programs and one Safe Haven Housing Program
Distributes sleeping bags and food.||Lackawanna||The Community Intervention Center of Lackawanna County||The Community Intervention Center of Lackawanna County|
|Family Promise Harrisburg Capital Region - Case Management for Homeless Families||Case-management for families (parent[s] with children) dealing with homelessness.
Families live at host congregations for one week at a time and rotate around to twelve different churches in the area who provide shelter, three free meals a day, and often provide evening activities and fellowship for the guests.
Each day, families are transported to the Day Center by the FPHCR bus where families can do laundry, shower and get ready for school or work. Parents who are not working stay at the Day Center and work on job and housing searches. Each family meets weekly with a staff member at FPHCR for case-management.||Cumberland||Family Promise Harrisburg Capital Region||Family Promise Harrisburg Capital Region |
|Family Promise of Berks County - U-Turn Program||U-Turn serves teens & young adults up to the age of 22 with advocacy, case management, shelter, permanent housing and more. Focus on education, employment and housing stabilization. The Drop-In Center operates Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00pm to 6:00pm offering youth a place to shower, cook, do laundry, access computers, peer connections & dedicated staff.
New and Impactful initiatives:
- Expanded case management hours
- Shelter to eligible transitional aged youth as space permits
- Permanent housing units for eligible transitional aged youth as space permits - offers 1-year positive lease & utility history & the opportunity to build credit
- Youth Action Board - meets on 4th Thursday of every month provides education, peer support, a hot meal & group discussion
||Berks||Family Promise of Berks County Inc.||Family Promise of Berks County Inc. |
|Family Services Inc. Family Shelter||Center where homeless people can spend time during the day or evening.||Blair||Family Shelter||Family Services Incorporated|
|Indiana County Community Action Program - Pathway Homeless Shelter - After Hours||Provides after hours assistance to those seeking emergency shelter for men, women and families.||Indiana||Pathway Homeless Shelter||Indiana County Community Action Program|
|Inner City Missions - Cora Women's Center||Offers women programs and services such as:
- Material needs (clothing, feminine products);
- Monthly classes (literacy, computer training, budgeting, health)
- Weekly support groups and Christian mentoring;
- Connecting women with resources in the community;
- Scholarship fund for transportation for programs out of the city||Philadelphia||Cast Your Cares - Philadelphia; Kensington||Inner City Missions|
|Jubilee Soup Kitchen, Jubilee Food Pantry, and John Heinz Child Development Center||Soup Kitchen offers a hot meal daily. Day Shelter for the Homeless: provides shower and laundry facilities, and a temporary mailing address for the homeless. Outreach Workers: provide services around homeless issues. John Heinz Child Development Center provides affordable, educational day-care to empower children (ages 6 weeks / 5 years old) for success in school.||Allegheny||Jubilee Association||Jubilee Association|
|Lebanon County Christian Ministries - Fresh Start Resource Center||Day program that provides services for homeless individuals and families, case-management, computer access, phone, laundry and shower facilities.
Provides a year round Emergency Shelter for families which operates at local churches.||Lebanon||Lebanon County Christian Ministries||Lebanon County Christian Ministries|
|Legion of Mary - Brother House Social Center for Men - Montgomery; Norristown||Place where men who are need of shower and shave or haircut clothing or shoes are able to come twice a week. Snacks coffee and iced tea also served. Fellowship with others and prayer also available.||Montgomery||Legion of Mary - Montgomery; Norristown||Legion of Mary - Mother of Mankind Praesidium |
|Lehigh Conference of Churches - Daybreak||A drop-in center offering three meals a day, life skills programming and counseling to individuals with mental disabilities, chemical dependencies, or HIV/AIDS who are at high risk of becoming homeless, as well as for homeless, the impoverished elderly and transients. Walk-ins are welcome - staff will explain the program and determine if eligible. Open Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Older adult program offers three meals a day, Monday through Friday adults over 65. Bring ID to verify age. No fees.
Case management for homeless and Puerto Rican evacuees
Bilingual staff||Lehigh||Lehigh Conference of Churches - Dubbs Memorial Community Center||Lehigh Conference of Churches|
|Mary's Shelter YESS - Youth Empowerment Supportive Services Drop In Center||Services include:
-onsite laundry facility
||Berks||Mary's Shelter||Mary's Shelter|
|Mollard Hospitality Center - Homeless Day Shelter and Soup Kitchen||Soup Kitchen. Meal Center. Drop-in Day Shelter.
Services offered: hot meals, showers, clothing vouchers, address services, companionship, hygiene items and primary medical care through a twice monthly clinic.
Serves two hot meals a day. All are welcome.
Breakfast: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 10:30am
Lunch: Monday through Friday,12:00pm to 1:00pm
Carry out Breakfast: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 10:30am
Day Shelter open: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Medical Clinic (only for clients utilizing their other programs):
- Provide flu/pneumonia shots, and routine medical access
- Operates in partnership with LVHN
- Occurs every other Monday right before, during, or after lunch hours
||Northampton||Mollard Hospitality Center||New Bethany Ministries|
|Northside Common Ministries Pleasant Valley Shelter||Emergency shelter for men, including meal, shower, laundry, clothes, counseling, and supportive services. Provides resource center and supportive services through outside agencies during the day. First-time clients must be at the shelter between 8 and 8:30 a.m. to apply for the night.||Allegheny||Northside Common Ministries||Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania|
|Persad Center - Street Outreach Service (SOS)||Helps LGBTQ transition age youth remove barriers and identify opportunities for sustainable employment or access to college/training programs. Addresses disparities experienced by LGBTQ+ youth around family rejection, coming out/bullying and homelessness.||Allegheny||Persad Center||Persad Center|
|Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education Center||PVMSEC's services include:
- The Perimeter - A day service center for homeless veterans providing meals, showers, haircuts, and laundry facilities. LZII - A 95 bed transitional housing facility for homeless male veterans.
- Mary E. Walker House - A 30 bed transitional housing facility for homeless female veterans. Subsidized HUD/OSH Permanent Housing - 40 Units provided for homeless Veterans.
- Community Based Outreach Clinic (CBOC) - Present daily at PVMSEC's onsite CBOC is a mental health team, which includes a Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Registered Nurse, Social Worker, and Individual and group PTSD counseling. On regularly scheduled days, medical assessments, with appropriate treatment, medical prescriptions, as well as primary care services are provided to the veterans.
- Computer Applications Training - A comprehensive computer class teaching veterans Microsoft Office, internet, and Email.
- Computer Repair Training - An intense course preparing veterans to become A+ certified (an entry level certification for information technology positions).
- Job Development/Case Management - Dedicated to finding veterans employment. Interview techniques, resume assistance, job search, financial and household budget skills, and life skills workshops are provided.
- Veteran Benefits Counseling - A Veteran Service Officer is available to those veterans filing claims with the VA. The claims are hand delivered to the VA Regional Office and the Veteran Service Officer is able to monitor the progress of the claims with access to the VA computer system.||Chester||Operating Base Cecilia||Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education Center|
|Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley - Shelter||Homeless shelter that offers short term overnight stays for singles, couples and full families.||Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley||Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley |
|Safe Harbor Easton - Homeless Drop In Centers||Daytime drop-in program for homeless and functionally disadvantaged adults. Provides case management, health screening, personal hygiene facilities and meals.
Serves breakfast Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 10:00am
Serves lunch Monday through Friday, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Serves lunch Sunday, 10:30am to 1:00pm
Code Blue - During extreme cold the winter warming center will operate 24/7.
||Northampton||Safe Harbor Easton||Safe Harbor Easton|
|Servants to All - My Father's House||My Father's House is one of their programs that distributes life-sustaining supplies and life-changing services to displaced individuals and families of Schuylkill County. Emergency survival supplies and services are given to those in need.||Schuylkill||Servants to All - My Father's House||Servants to All|
|Servants to All - My Father's House Homeless Shelter||Servants to All provides overnight services to men and women. Also provided are housing, material goods, and supportive services to homeless men and women striving to obtain sustainable independence. The Day Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm to complete intakes and case management. The overnight facility is open year round, 7 days a week from 7:30 pm to 7:30 am.||Schuylkill||Servants to All - My Father's House||Servants to All|
|Three Rivers Youth HUB Outreach Center||The Hub is an outreach and drop-in center for runaway and homeless youth. Offers counseling, meals and a computer Lab with internet access.||Allegheny||Three Rivers Youth||Three Rivers Youth|
|Transitional Living Ministry - Resource Center||Provides a safe and nurturing environment. It is a program of change for those who find themselves homeless and wish to change their circumstances. Provides resources and encouragement to assist individuals in achieving goals according to their needs so that they may become self sustaining. Provides housing assistance through their housing program and budgeting. For those who meet the criteria, they provide security deposit assistance. Also assists in finding housing opportunities with the client and work with other organizations in the community and Lancaster County.
||Lancaster||Transitional Living Campus||Columbia Presbyterian Church|
|Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard - Homeless Veterans Day Program||Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard, Homeless Veterans Day Program provides weekday services for Pittsburgh's homeless veterans and includes breakfast & lunch, showers and clothing,financial literacy, life skills, medical/legal and employment assistance.
Shuttle available from area shelters.
||Allegheny||Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard||Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard|