Wood Street Commons Shelter


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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ProgramOur residents typically enter from a homeless situation, with income below the current year SSI amount awarded. The basic goal of the program is to help them secure an ongoing income and permanent housing by the time they must leave shelter. Shelter time should also be used to assess other needs of the resident, particularly those that relate to physical and mental health, and all other factors which affect his/her ability to obtain and keep permanent housing. The shelter is generally available for 45 days; 15 day extensions may be awarded. The Shelter Program has a capacity of 32 single rooms and provides meal assistance for participants at Cafy Commons. The Shelter Program will provide resources for housing throughout the resident's shelter time.
LocationAllegheny
Intake ProcedureWalk in.
Intake RequirementsPhoto ID, proof of income if any, two references who are not family or friends.
 
Client Information
EligibilityGeneral public who needs housing, income of $300 or less per month. 90 day verifiable clean time from drugs and alcohol.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationWeekdays, 9:00am to 5:00pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1301 Third Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipPittsburgh, PA 15222
Main Phone412-246-1640
Fax412-765-2187
Program Emailbharrison@chscorp.org
Web Addresswww.chscorp.org
 
Additional Information
Update Contact User ID258808
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Community Human Services Corporation
This Program: Wood Street Commons Shelter
Affiliated Services: Community Human Services Corporation - Wood Street Commons, Shelter Program