Juvenile Law Center

Housing

Housing (6)

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HUD

Services: HUD is a federal program that provides housing support for individuals in need such as rental programs (including Section 8) and home ownership assistance programs.

Pennsylvania Affordable Apartment Locator

Services: PAHousingSearch.com is a website in which affordable housing can be searched and located within in PA.

Northwest Human Services

Services: NHS provides residential living options, case/care management, and therapeutic services for individuals with disabilities.

Catholic Charities Diocese Of Pittsburgh

Services: CCDP is a social service agency offering services in housing, adoption, counseling, safety and stability, health care for the uninsured, housing and homeless, pregnancy and parenting, refugee and senior services. For housing, mainly serving residents of Bulter County, programs such as Safe Harbor Program, HOPE Program, PATH Transitional-Age Project for Young Adults and St. Joseph's House of Hospitality are offered, serving individuals with supportive and transitional housing with a shelter up to two months. For additional information, please refer to www.ccpgh.org to contact CCPGH at info@ccpgh.org

Fair Housing/Equal Opportunity at HUD

Services: Hotline service for individuals to report incidences of housing discrimination.

Making Homes Affordable

Services: National nonprofit organization aiming to prevent home foreclosure and reduce monthly payments for eligible individuals and families

Shelters (5)

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Interfaith Hospitality Network of the South Hills

Services: Offer shelter, meals and social services to homeless families in the southwestern Pennsylvania area.

Avis Arbor Women's Shelter

Services: Washington City Mission offers the Avis Arbor Women's Shelter which provides a shelter for 42 women and children.

Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA

Services: Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA offers services for victims of domestic violence including emergency shelter and transitional housing, 24 hour hotline, individual counseling, legal advocacy services.

McCausland’s Shelter for Men

Services: City Mission of Washington County provides shelter for men.

Connect at Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services

Services: SPHS offers several housing programs disadvantaged individuals and families such as Emergency Shelter, Homeless Prevention, Permanent Supportive Housing and Transitional Housing

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (8)

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Association of Retarded Citizens (ARC)

Services: Offers services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities such as early intervention, supported employment, job training, transition planning, respite care, supported living and transportation

Step By Step, Inc.

Services: Step by Step, Inc provides intensive case management and supportive living services for mentally ill and developmentally disabled individuals. Residential living options include Lifesharing, Community Homes, Supportive Living and more.

Lifesteps, Inc.

Services: Lifesteps provides services such as residential living and day programs for adults with developmental disabilities with community homes and life sharing in seven counties

Oxford House for Women

Services: Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided

Oxford House for Men

Services: Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided

The Turning Point at Washington

Services: The Turning Point offers several residential programs for recovering addicts such as halfway and three fourths house along with a separate facility for women and children. All residents will receive shelter, food, counseling and required to attend Life Skills workshops and 12 Steps Program

Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA

Services: Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA offers services for victims of domestic violence including emergency shelter and transitional housing, 24 hour hotline, individual counseling, legal advocacy services.

Connect at Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services

Services: SPHS offers several housing programs disadvantaged individuals and families such as Emergency Shelter, Homeless Prevention, Permanent Supportive Housing and Transitional Housing

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Washington County Housing Authority

Services: Public housing program that connects income-eligible individuals and families with public housing or section 8 vouchers.

Homeownership Assistance (4)

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USDA Rural Home Ownership Program

Services: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Guaranteed Rural Home Loans are creating homeownership opportunities with no-money-down financing and loans.

Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency

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Works to provide affordable homeownership and rental apartment options for older adults, low- and moderate-income families, and people with special housing needs. 

Direct VA Loans

Services: Supports veterans in utilizing their entitlement to veteran and active duty benefits for VA home loans as well as other government-backed mortgage programs.

Homeowners' Emergency Mortage Assistance Program

Services: HEMAP is a loan program assisting in foreclosure prevention and mortgage assistance.

Youth Homeless Advocacy Groups (1)

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National Runaway Switchboard

Services: Toll-free, nationwide hot-line for runaways and troubled youth. Provides information and referral for shelter, counseling, medical and legal services and transportation back home. The hot-line also provides a personal and confidential message relay service between runaways and their families.

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