|Adams Rescue Mission||Homeless Shelter, Facilities for Men, Facilities for Women and Children, clothing and furniture thrift store for low income or giveaway to qualified recipients. We also offer massive recycling services (which hopefully) generate income to operate the non-profit homeless shelter.||Adams||Adams Rescue Mission||Adams Rescue Mission|
|Allegheny County DHS - Allegheny Link||The Allegheny Link connects people in need to available resources in an effort to maintain their independence and quality of life. The Allegheny Link assists:
- people with disabilities to find needed resources
- older adults to remain in the community
- people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to reach the goal of stable housing
- parents and caregivers of children 0-6 by connecting them to home visiting programs||Allegheny||Allegheny County Department of Human Services||Allegheny County Department of Human Services|
|Basic Needs Emergency Shelter||Provides emergency shelter||Mifflin||Central Juniata Emergency Medical Service||Central Juniata Emergency Medical Service|
|Bethesda Mission - Men's Shelter||A Christian development program which provides food, shelter, clothing, social services, substance abuse program, and limited health care.
All persons must submit to alcohol and drug test (admission with a positive test is contingent upon entrance into a rehabilitation program).
Maximum stay is 20 days unless enrolled in one of Bethesda Mission's recovery programs or by permission of Social Services director. Staff reserves the right to extend or limit stay when circumstances warrant it.||Dauphin||Bethesda Mission Mens Shelter||Bethesda Mission |
|Bethesda Mission - Women and Children's Shelter||Long-term recovery program for women and their children, which includes food, clothing, and shelter as well as participation in Bible study, group and individual counseling, parenting and budget classes, adult education, job and housing search.
Call to Intake Counselor required prior to admittance. All persons must submit to an alcohol and drug test, (admission to the shelter with a positive test is contingent on enrollment into a recovery program).||Dauphin||Bethesda Mission Women & Children's Shelter||Bethesda Mission |
|Catholic Charities Homeless Shelter - Cambria County Homeless Shelter||Homeless shelter for single men, single women, couples and familities.||Cambria||Catholic Charities, Inc. of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown / Johnstown Office||Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown|
|Changing Lives Shelter, Hanover Area Council Of Churches||Year-round homeless shelter. The shelter has 12 bedrooms with two beds and room for two more, plus two larger bedrooms for families.||York||Hanover Area Council Of Churches' Changing Lives Shelter||Hanover Area Council of Churches|
|City Mission Living Stones Homeless Shelter - Emergency Shelter – Apartment – Gallatin School Living Centre||Operates a homeless shelter (emergency shelter apartment – Gallatin School Living Centre)||Fayette||Homeless Shelter for Gallatin Apartments||City Mission Living Stones|
|City Mission Living Stones Homeless Shelter for Men||Operates a homeless shelter for men only. 21 beds.||Fayette||Homeless Shelter for Men||City Mission Living Stones|
|Community Human Services Corporation - Wood Street Commons - Shelter Program||Provides housing for people in need of temporary housing in order to get on their feet and transition back to permanent housing. The shelter program has a unique revolving 32-bed program for men and women. Most shelters have rooms where many people stay for a portion of the day. Our shelter program provides individuals their own locking room in a high rise building Downtown. A typical stay for shelter is 30 days with possible 15-day extension. Residents receive service coordination, free meals, and transportation assistance as well as counseling for mental health and drug and alcohol counseling.||Allegheny||Wood Street Commons||Community Human Services Corporation|
|Community of Caring - Main Shelter||Founded to respond to homelessness.||Erie||Community of Caring - Main Shelter||Community of Caring|
|Community of Caring - Main Shelter - Mary Rose Sanctuary||Overnight shelter for single women||Erie||Community of Caring - Main Shelter||Community of Caring|
|Crawford County Coalition on Housing Needs - Emergency Shelter||Five renovated apartments for homeless single men, women and families. Families can remain together during their stay at the shelter. All clients are referred from local social service agencies who also provide counseling and other services. Clients may remain up to 30 days while permanent housing is being coordinated.||Crawford||Crawford County Coalition on Housing Needs||Crawford County Coalition on Housing Needs|
|East End Cooperative Ministry Shelter||Emergency sheltering for men and women. Usually have a waiting list and one must call or show up in person to be placed on list to individuals over the age18 and older. Meals and laundry are provided. case management and employment services are available on site
||Allegheny||East End Cooperative Ministry IMPACTS Program||East End Cooperative Ministry|
|Emergency Shelter Services||The Hope Center at Hagerstown Rescue Mission provides up to 30 consecutive nights of overnight shelter to transient men who are homeless and would otherwise be living on the streets or in the woods. Some of the requirements for men staying in the Transient Program are:
They must be sober
They must shower each evening before given a bed
They must attend the evening chapel service
Each guest is given a personal care package containing enough personal hygiene products to last thirty days. A change of clothing is also made available if needed. A hot meal is provided following the evening chapel service.
Overnight guests may also stay for breakfast the following morning. However, due to limited storage space transients may not leave their personal possessions on the property.||Franklin||The Hope Center at Hagerstown Rescue Mission||The Hope Center at Hagerstown Rescue Mission|
|Franklin County Homeless Services||Provide temporary emergency shelter to homeless families and individuals. Also provide short-term case management and referral services in order to aid participants in stabilizing their lives. Typical stay is 14 – 30 days.
We coordinate Rapid Rehousing services for homeless individuals and families.
||Franklin||South Central Community Action Programs, Franklin County||South Central Community Action Programs, SCCAP|
|Haven Ministry - Shelter||Provides emergency shelter, nurturing, and advocacy for individuals and families in the Central Susquehanna Valley Area||Northumberland||Haven Ministry||Haven Ministry|
|Home Nursing Agency Housing Services||Home Nursing Agency offer several housing services to individuals without the need for a mental health diagnosis, including an emergency shelter and a homeless shelter.
Also, Home Nursing Agency offers housing options in Blair County for individuals with a mental health diagnosis. Varying levels of service are available to support residents of the housing programs, depending on each person’s needs.
Other housing services include:
Lexington House (Clubhouse)
•This Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program provides meaningful work opportunities for mental health clients.
•Lexington House members and staff participate fully in the operation of the Clubhouse.
•Work units in the areas of clerical, nutrition and maintenance provide a work‐ordered day to each member.
•Transitional Employment Placements (TEPs) provide paid community work experience for members.
•Members are welcomed regardless of a lack of interest in paid community work experience.
•The Lexington House is certified by the International Center for Clubhouse Development.
Housing Assistance and Rental Project (HARP)
•This program provides case management services in the area of housing for persons suffering from mental illness who are homeless.
•Services include assessment of needs, service/goal planning, referrals to County of Blair Rehabilitation Authorities (COBRAH), assistance in locating housing, rental subsidies and follow-up services after housing is secured.
•The main objective is to secure permanent and stable housing for consumers and assist consumers in maintaining that housing.
Projects in the Assistance of Transition from Homelessness (PATH)
•This program provides case management services in the area of housing for persons suffering from mental illness who are homeless or at risk to become homeless.
•Outreach services can be provided to persons for a brief period of time if they do not qualify for PATH services to refer them to appropriate housing providers.
•Services include assessment of needs, service/goal planning, referrals to local housing providers and follow-up visits after housing is located.
•The main objective of PATH services is to secure permanent and stable housing for consumers and assist consumers in maintaining that housing.
||Blair||Home Nursing Agency 500 East Chestnut Avenue Altoona PA Office||Home Nursing Agency|
|Just for Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach - Shelter||A faith-based ministry that provides shelter, food, clothing, life skills, and more to the homeless individuals. Cannot provide medical care. Will accept anyone into shelter who can care for themselves. Three outreach centers in Jefferson County. Must participate in structured program. Transportation provided on a case to case basis.||Jefferson||Just for Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach||Just for Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach|
|Lighthouse Foundation - Safe Harbor Shelter||Safe Harbor is an emergency homeless shelter for individuals or families. Provides emergency shelter for up to 60 days to individuals and families who find themselves suddenly homeless. Once someone is accepted into the Safe Harbor facility, the needs of that individual are assessed and the process begins to help him/her to receive income through employment, Supplemental Security Income, or public assistance.||Butler||Lighthouse Foundation||Lighthouse Foundation|
|New Hope Shelter||A 30-day stay is offered to homeless men, women, and children. Without cost, we provide two meals a day, lodging, and laundry facilities. Each resident receives personal case management and attends training classes that are designed to secure housing and employment. At the end of the initial 30 days, qualifying residents who need additional time to find housing may be invited to enter an extended stay program. We follow a three step strategy to transition residents into permanent housing.
1. Find employment or income
2. Begin saving and living on a budget
3. Secure affordable housing||Franklin||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter|
|PathStone - Emergency Food and Shelter (Migrant & Farm Workers)||Serve the one-time emergency needs of migrant and seasonal farmworkers and other rural disadvantaged people who may not be eligible for other emergency services.
Services include: Nutritional assistance, emergency shelter, first month rental assistance, rent in arrears assistance, mortgage assistance and utilities in arrears assistance (one-time only assistance)||Franklin||PathStone Corporation - Chambersburg||PathStone Corporation|
|Safe Haven||Provides housing to homeless men and women with intellectual disabilities.||Washington||Safe Haven||Safe Haven|
|Salvation Army - Chester Corps Community Center-Emergency Shelter||Emergency overnight shelter for single men and women.
Open 7 nights a week.||Delaware||Salvation Army - Chester City Corps Community Center - Delaware; Chester City||Salvation Army, Chester|
|Sisters of Saint Joseph (SSJ) Neighborhood Network - St. James Haven||St. James Haven is a twelve bed, temporary, overnight shelter for homeless men.||Crawford||Sisters of Saint Joseph (SSJ) Neighborhood Network - St. James Haven||Sisters of Saint Joseph (SSJ) Neighborhood Network|
|Third Street Alliance for Women and Children - Shelter Services||Emergency shelter and transitional housing program provides shelter for homeless women and children. Women wishing to enter must make an intake appointment and will then be placed on the waiting list. Families initially accepted into shelter for 30 days, but can stay for up to 12 months if necessary. Residents may be provided with childcare.
||Northampton||Third Street Alliance for Women and Children||Third Street Alliance for Women and Children|
|Titusville YWCA - St. James House - Homeless Shelter||Homeless shelter for women and children, case management.||Crawford||Titusville YWCA - St. James House||Titusville YWCA |
|Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex - Emergency Shelter Program||Temporary or emergency short term shelter for the Homeless.
VTECH lodging is provided through Sugar Valley Lodge.||Venango||Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex||Venango County Department of Human Services|
|Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex - Housing Department||Provides assistance for housing needs, shelters, landlords, security deposit assistance, help with eviction notices, and a caseworker.||Venango||Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex||Venango County Department of Human Services|
|Veterans Leadership Program - Project Journey for Men||Provides temporary apartments to single male Veterans with children for 30-90 days while offering intensive case management services.||Allegheny||Veterans Leadership Program - Project Journey||Veterans Leadership Program of Western PA|
|Washington City Mission - McCausland's Shelter for Men||Provides housing for up to 50 men. Participation in the work and growth program is required.||Washington||Homeless Rehabilitation Shelter for Men, Women and Children||Washington City Mission|