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    Programs that provide cash grants or loans for people who are in the process of acquiring rental housing and who can handle the monthly rental payments, but who do not have the assets to pay the first month's rent, in some cases, the last month's rent, and any security deposits required to move in.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Allegheny County DHS - Allegheny LinkThe mission of the Allegheny Link is to simplify and streamline access to services and supports in an effort to help individuals and families maintain their independence, dignity and quality of life. The Allegheny Link assists Allegheny County residents with any disability - find needed services over the age of 60 - remain safely in their community who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness - find stable housing who are pregnant, or parents and caregivers of children to six years of age - by referrals to home-visiting programs and professionals in the human services systems.AlleghenyAllegheny County Department of Human ServicesAllegheny County Department of Human Services
    Carbon County Action Committee For Human Services - Emergency Housing AssistanceEmergency Housing Assistance (EHA) will provide one month rent/security deposit to individuals who are in danger of eviction or homelessness. Individuals must meet eligibility and affordability guidelines and requirements and may receive assistance only one time. Homeless Prevention and Rapid Rehousing Services in the form of security/utility deposit, rental arrears, first month or current monthly rental payments are also available to individuals and families experiencing a recent hardship that are either “homeless” or “ at risk of homelessness” and can document future affordability. Individuals and families must meet eligibility and affordability guidelines and requirements. CarbonCarbon County Action Committee For Human ServicesCarbon County Action Committee For Human Services
    Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Greensburg Westmoreland Rent Assistance**May take up to 5 business days to receive a call back.** Provides rent assistance to residents who live within the Westmoreland County United Way region. May be able to help prior to the receipt of an eviction notice from the magistrate. If caller has an eviction notice, then the referral should be made to the Westmoreland County Housing Authority.WestmorelandRent AssistanceCatholic Charities of the Diocese of Greensburg PA
    Chautauqua Opportunities - Erie, PA OfficeSupportive Services for Veteran Families provide assistance with rent, utilities, moving costs, and security/utility deposits.ErieChautauqua Opportunities - Erie, PA OfficeChautauqua Opportunities
    Community Action Partnership of Mercer County - Supportive Services for Veterans Families ProgramProvides supportive services to very low-income Veteran families living in or transitioning to permanent housing. Under this program, CAPMC aims to improve very low-income Veteran families’ housing stability in Mercer County. CAPMC will provide eligible Veterans and their families with outreach, case management, and assistance in obtaining VA and other benefits, which may include:
    • Health care services
    • Daily living services
    • Personal financial planning services
    • Transportation services
    • Fiduciary and payee services
    • Legal services
    • Child care services
    • Housing counseling services
    In addition, veterans may also be eligible for time-limited payments to third parties (e.g., landlords, utility companies, moving companies, and licensed child care providers) if these payments help them and their families stay in or acquire permanent housing on a sustainable basis.
    MercerCommunity Action Partnership of Mercer County - HousingCommunity Action Partnership of Mercer County
    Community Action Southwest - Homeless Assistance ProgramProvides direct financial support for the homeless or households experiencing barriers that effect housing. If deemed eligible, this program includes rental and utility assistance.WashingtonFamily Economic SuccessCommunity Action Southwest
    CornerstoneThe Cornerstone Housing Support Center assists Beaver County residents in finding the resources they need and is committed to providing reliable information and services to the community. Services available include:
    • Assistance to individuals and families experiencing homelessness or are at imminent risk of homelessness,
    • Utility Assistance,
    • Displaced residents emergency motel program,
    • Consumer Education,
    • Supportive Housing Program for individuals and families with disabilities who have exhausted all other housing options,
    • Fair Housing,
    • Supportive Services for Veterans Families.
    BeaverCornerstoneCornerstone
    Cornerstone - Supportive Services for Veteran FamiliesProvides supportive services to very low-income Veteran families living in or transitioning to permanent housing. May provide eligible Veteran families with outreach, case management, and assistance in obtaining VA and other benefits, which may include:
    • Health care services
    • Daily living services
    • Personal financial planning services
    • Transportation services
    • Fiduciary and payee services
    • Legal services
    • Child care services
    • Housing counseling services
    May also provide time-limited payments to third parties (e.g., landlords, utility companies, moving companies, and licensed child care providers) if these payments help Veteran families stay in or acquire permanent housing on a sustainable basis.
    BeaverCornerstoneCornerstone
    Easton Area Neighborhood Center - Rental AssistanceProvides limited financial assistance to individuals and families to help them avoid eviction or secure new housing. NorthamptonEaston Area Neighborhood CentersEaston Area Neighborhood Centers
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - BerksThe Department of Human Services offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.BerksBerks County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - CarbonOffers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.CarbonCarbon County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - FranklinThe Department of Human Services offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: Stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house. Find a long-term place to live. Find a short-term place to stay.FranklinFranklin County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - LancasterHelps a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay. A one-time payment up to $400 to prevent eviction or $100-$300 to obtain temporary or permanent shelter. There is no monthly rental assistance or subsidy available. Need must be the result of an emergency such as eviction, living in hazardous conditions, homeless or near homeless. If more funds are owed than CAO can offer are required to prevent or resolve the emergency, the applicant must have another way to pay the remainder due. The individual or family must have sufficient income to afford future rent. Items are verified with landlord/employer, etc.LancasterLancaster County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - LebanonThe Department of Human Services offers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.LebanonLebanon County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - LehighOffers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.LehighLehigh County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - NorthamptonOffers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.NorthamptonNorthampton County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Shelter Allowance (ESA) - SchuylkillOffers an Emergency Shelter Allowance, ESA, to help a homeless or near homeless family/individual to: stop eviction from your home/apartment or foreclosure of your house; find a long-term place to live; find a short-term place to stay.SchuylkillSchuylkill County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Emergency Solutions GrantProvides housing assistance to those who qualify within Beaver County.BeaverEmergency Solutions GrantEmergency Solutions Grant - Beaver County
    Fayette County Assistance Office Rental Assistance ProgramHelps income eligible clients to pay rent to prevent an eviction, or security deposit to secure an apartment to end homelessnessFayetteFayette County Assistance OfficePennsylvania Department of Human Services
    Fayette County Community Action Agency Rental AssistanceProvides financial assistance to pay security deposits or rent.FayetteHousing AssistanceFayette County Community Action Agency
    Final Salute - S.A.F.E ProgramThe S.A.F.E program provides emergency financial assistance. Program recipients also receive resources on saving, budgeting and living on a fixed income. S.A.F.E eases financial hardships by providing assistance with past due rent, new lease deposit and utility assistance. Final SaluteFinal Salute
    Housing AssistanceWe administer the HUD Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-housing program grants. The Rapid Re-housing Assistance helps the homeless obtain permanent housing by assisting with a rental deposit. The Homelessness Prevention provides assistance to low income households at-risk of becoming homeless by assisting with a rental payment.FranklinWaynesboro New Hope ShelterWaynesboro New Hope Shelter
    Indiana County Community Action Program Rental AssistanceProvides financial assistance for security deposits and/or rent.IndianaRental AssistanceIndiana County Community Action Program
    Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Rent AssistanceRental assistance is provided in the form of financial assistance to household in an immediate housing crisis. Financial assistance up to $1500 for a household, and $1000 for an individual may be available.This assistance can pay for the families first month’s rent, a security deposit and/or back rent due to a property owner in order to secure safe housing for the family affected. Actual payments are dependent upon many factors, including, but not limited to: funds available, circumstance leading to the crisis, past assistance received by the household, amount needed to solve the emergency, etc.LawrenceLawrence County Community Action Partnership - Emergency & Community ServicesLawrence County Community Action Partnership
    Lighthouse Foundation - Whole Life Ministries ProgramRental, utility assistance and charitable car repairsButlerLighthouse FoundationLighthouse Foundation
    PATH Housing ProgramProjects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) provides rental assistance to adults who: * Have a documented serious mental illness or dual diagnosis (SMI and Substance Use) * Receive sufficient income to maintain housing after receiving assistance New residence - Security deposit for people who have no permanent residence, have a documented serious mental illness and receive sufficient income to maintain housing after receiving assistance. Eviction - Assistance with a one-time back rent payment if no more than one month rent is owed.FranklinFranklin/Fulton Mental Health/Intellectual Disabilities/Early InterventionFranklin County Human Services
    PathStone - Emergency Food and ShelterServe 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)AdamsPathStone Corporation - AspersPathStone Corporation
    PathStone - Emergency Food and ShelterServe 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)BerksPathstone Corporation - BerksPathStone Corporation
    PathStone - Emergency Food and ShelterServe 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)EriePathStone Corporation - EriePathStone Corporation
    PathStone - Emergency Food and ShelterServe 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)ChesterPathStone Corporation - Kennett SquarePathStone Corporation
    PathStone - Emergency Food and ShelterServe 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)LackawannaPathStone Corporation - ScrantonPathStone Corporation
    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)FranklinPathStone Corporation - ChambersburgPathStone Corporation
    Pennsylvania Wounded WarriorsOffers Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors, their families, or Pennsylvania veterans with medical emergencies in their families financial assistance. Helps wounded warriors with home repairs, utility payments, short term rent or mortgage payments, medical bills and medical equipment not covered under current government programs and educational programs to prepare for college under the GI Bill.CumberlandPennsylvania Wounded WarriorsWounded Warrior Project
    Rainey's LightServing parents in recovery with children under 16 in Cumberland, Dauphin, York & Perry Counties. Ready to transition from in-patient to out-patient recovery from drug addiction.DauphinRainey's LightRainey's Light
    Titusville YWCA - St. James House - Rental AssistanceHelps income-eligible individuals with their first month's rent and deposits on apartments.CrawfordTitusville YWCA - St. James HouseTitusville YWCA
    United States Coast Guard - Coast Guard Mutual Assistance: Housing Assistance ProgramCoast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) provides essential financial aid to the entire Coast Guard family, chiefly through financial counseling, short-term interest-free loans, financial grants, referrals, and other related means. Housing Assistance may be considered to assist clients who have demonstrated a financial need and wish to purchase, sell, or refinance a current or former primary residence, or establish a household obtain housing and establish a household when moving to a new area. Housing assistance may be provided to help with settlement charges when purchasing, selling, or refinancing a home, or for deposits when renting. Assistance may also be provided for the cost of establishing utilities. Closing Cost Assistance: Intended to help Coast Guard personnel, who would otherwise be unable to purchase a home, who wish to sell their house due to poor market conditions, or who wish to refinance a mortgage on their home to obtain lower interest rates or lower monthly payments, by providing a loan to help pay for settlement charges (not down payment) associated with purchasing or selling a primary residence, selling a former primary residence, or refinancing a residence which is either their current or former primary residence. Closing cost assistance can provide a loan to help pay for settlement charges (not down payment) associated with purchasing or selling a primary residence, selling a former primary residence, or refinancing a residence which is either their current or former primary residence. Rental Assistance: Intended to help clients obtain housing without undue financial hardship. Assistance may be provided when the client has a demonstrated financial need for assistance after all government entitlements have been utilized. Rental assistance will normally be in the form of a loan. Grants will not normally be considered. Utilities: When establishing a new residence, assistance may be provided for utility (electric, gas, water, sewer), telephone, TV and cable deposits and installation charges for clients who have a demonstrated need for assistance. United States Coast GuardUnited States Department of Homeland Security
    Venango County Human Services - Housing Department Provides assistance for housing needs, shelters, landlords, security deposit assistance, help with eviction notices, and a caseworker.VenangoVenango County Department of Human Services - Main ComplexVenango County Department of Human Services
    Veterans Leadership Program of Western PA - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)Participants must be a Veteran or a member of a family in which the head of the household, or the spouse of the head of the household, is a veteran; household income can't exceed 50% of annual median income; participants must meet one of the following categories: residing in permanent housing, homeless and scheduled to become a resident of permanent housing in 90 days, or exited permanent housing within 90 days to seek other housing; possible assistance with rental, utility, child care, transportation, car repairs, etc.AlleghenyVeterans Leadership Program of Western PA - Veterans BenefitsVeterans Leadership Program of Western PA
    Westmoreland County Housing Authority - Homeless Assistance Program (HAP)Helps families and individuals who are homeless or facing eviction. Provides financial assistance with rent arrearages (back rent), first month's rent or security deposits.WestmorelandWestmoreland County Housing Authority Housing Assistance ProgramWestmoreland County Housing Authority

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