Juvenile Law Center

Housing

Housing (5)

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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.

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 (2)

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Catholic Social Services Of Scranton

Services: The Catholic Social Services of Scranton provides multiple housing programs including shelters, transitional housing and permanent housing

Grace Episcopal Church Shelter

Services: Grace Episcopal Church offers overnight shelter in which shelter, meals, essential items, spiritual support, information and referrals are provided

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (4)

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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

Keystone Community Resources

Services: Keystone Community Resources provides residential and support services for individuals with developmental disabilities such as Life Sharing and Supported Living.

Human Resources Center

Services: Services for individuals with physical disabilities and mental illness including community residential facilities, life sharing homes, supported independent living, vocational services, and day treatment programs. Residential programs include Community Homes and Transitional Living

Catholic Social Services Of Scranton

Services: The Catholic Social Services of Scranton provides multiple housing programs including shelters, transitional housing and permanent housing

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Wayne-Pike County Housing Authority

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

Homeownership Assistance (5)

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Trehab

Services: Trehab provides access to services related to Community Services, Drug & Alcohol Prevention and Treatment, Home Services, Housing Development, Independent Living, Renewable Energy, Weatherization Services, and Workforce Development. Housing services include Homeownership Program (Bradford and Susquehanna counties) and Foreclosure Intervention and Counseling Program(Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne, and Wyoming)

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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