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Programs that help to meet the economic needs of the community by helping residents prepare for, find and sustain gainful employment; providing public assistance and support for those who are eligible; ensuring that retirees, older adults, people with disabilities and other eligible individuals receive the social insurance benefits to which they are entitled; and offering temporary financial assistance for people who are experiencing an unexpected financial crisis in situations where support related to their specific circumstances is unavailable

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Connellsville Area Community Ministries Financial TrainingProvides financial education and training to the low income, unemployed and underemployed residents of ConnellsvilleFayetteConnellsville Area Community Ministries Education and TrainingConnellsville Area Community Ministries
Cumberland/Perry Tapestry of Health - WICComplete initial evaluation to determine nutritional risk and income eligibility. Provide nutrition education and vouchers redeemable for specific foods at grocery stores. This is not an emergency food program.CumberlandTapestry of HealthTapestry of Health
Early Head Start Home Based ServicesThe Early Head Start program serves children from birth to age three and pregnant women. These services are home based and include health & developmental screenings, ongoing individualized educational assessment, weekly home visits,bi-monthly family days and parent involvement opportunites.DauphinCapital Area Head Start Administrative OfficeCapital Area Head Start
Hope Enterprises - Community Employment ServicesCommunity Employment Services (CES) assists people with developmental disabilities with finding employment. Job coaches provide free, on-the-job training to individuals with mental retardation. A job coach will work with the employee until the employer is satisfied with the individual's work performance. At that time, the job coach will gradually withdraw support from the worksite, a process known as "fading," enabling the employee to function at a fully independent level.LycomingJob Placement and TrainingHope Enterprises
Salvation Army USA / Williamsport Corps - Emergency Financial AssistanceAssists eligible clients with emergency financial assistance. Service is available as funding permits. Does NOT assist with security deposits or first month's rent.LycomingSalvation Army USA / Williamsport CorpsSalvation Army USA Eastern Territory
United Way of the Capital RegionThe mission of United Way of the Capital Region is to improve lives in Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties by identifying the most pressing community needs, finding solutions to those needs, and demonstrating how these solutions are making a difference. In 2015, after reviewing the findings of the 2014 community assessment, United Way of the Capital Region's board of directors identified and approved the following critical areas of focus to drive our work over the coming years: Education and Disparities in school readiness and school achievement. Health and Lack of access to health care. Income and Children and families living in poverty. Basic Needs Increase in the number of families needing safety net services. The Money in your Pocket Campaign (MIYP) is a community collaboration of organizations lead by United Way of the Capital Region that is committed to the economic stability of local families. The program aims to increase use of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), and the Child Tax Credit (CTC). United Way operates the Volunteer Center to connected interested individuals with volunteer opportunities with health and human service organizations in the Capital Region.DauphinUnited Way of the Capital RegionUnited Way of the Capital Region
Vickie's Angel WalkHelping families fighting cancer who cannot pay their bills due to the cancer. Financial help from Vickie's Angel Walk can be used for both medical and non medical expenses. Examples are rent/mortgage payments, car expenses, food expenses, house heating expenses, co-pays, medical premiums and prescriptions. Help is given in blocks of three months at a time.CumberlandVickie's Angel WalkVickie's Angel Walk

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