Lycoming County Assistance Office

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General Information
Description of ProgramLycoming County Assistance Office administers cash assistance, food stamps, medical assistance, and energy assistance programs.
The 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 AreaLycoming County
Helpful TipsClients can apply online by accessing the Compass Web site:
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 OperationWeekdays, 7:30am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone877-867-4014; 570-327-3300
Physical Site Address 1400 Little League Boulevard
Physical Site City, State, ZipWilliamsport, PA 17703-0127
Mailing Address 1PO Box 127
Mailing City, State, ZipWilliamsport, PA 17703-0127
Main Phone570-327-3300; 800-867-4014
Hotline Phone800-692-7462
Director Information
Director's NameStephen Bennett
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone570-327-3311
Additional Information
Update typefax
Update Response ReceivedYes
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
This Program: Lycoming County Assistance Office
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