Lackawanna County Assistance Office

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General Information
Description of ProgramThe Department of Public Welfare (DPW) is charged with numerous program areas. DPW oversees all Children, Youth & Families, Mental Health & Mental Retardation, Substance Abuse Services, Income Maintenance, Medical Assistance and Social Program issues in the Commonwealth.
Geographic AreaLackawanna
Funded ByPennsylvania Commonwealth
Client Information
EligibilityMeet income and resource requirements, be a resident of PA, and be a citizen or a type of qualified lawful resident. Amount of help depends on household size and other income.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday 7:30am - 5pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone877-431-1887
Physical Site Address 1200 Scranton State Office Building
Physical Site City, State, ZipScranton, PA 18503-1972
Mailing Address 1100 Lackawanna Avenue
Main Phone877-431-1887
Hotline Phone800-692-7462
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
This Program: Lackawanna County Assistance Office
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