Living with someone who is suffering financially due to Covid-19, at risk of homelessness, or has an income below 80% of the area median? Apply today!
Resources Beyond Food
It takes more than food to fight hunger. Issues such as employment, health, housing/utilities and transportation are just as important. Sort by Resource Type and/or County below to find the life stabilization resources that can best help you.
Covid-19 Rent Relief
Covid-19 Internet Relief
Only one monthly service discount and one device discount is allowed per household.
Call 1-866-550-4355 to apply for medical insurance through the state.
PA Career Link
FREE Virtual Services: Job search, workshops, veterans’ services/preferences, resume and interview prep, career advising, connect to resources.
Ride United/ 2-1-1/ Lyft Partnership
Provides 1 round trip per individual. To schedule a ride for one of these types of destinations, dial 2-1-1 on your phone and let them know you...
Child Tax Credit 2021
The Child Tax Credit in the American Rescue Plan provides the largest child tax credit and historic relief to the most working families ever.
Emergency Internet Relief
Only one monthly service discount and one device discount is allowed per household. Program rules acknowledge there may be more than one eligible...
Benefits for Immigrant Families
A noncitizen age 18+ qualifies for SNAP if they are: a refugee or asylee, a lawful permanent resident, receiving disability benefits. Re
Summer Youth Cafe
Healthy and free meals at a location near you! Open to all youth 18 and under at no cost.
Farmers Market Nutrition Program
Eligible individuals will receive by mail one set of checks worth $24 to be spent at participating farmer's markets.
Offers low-cost prescription medication to qualified residents (income-based) age 65 and older.
UPMC Help and Referral Line
Trained staff can assist with identifying community resources, resources for caregivers, caregiver support, and more!
UPMC Living At Home Program
A community-based program that keeps an individual living independently and safely in their own home for as long as possible.
Achieva Benefits Counseling
Achieve employment goals while maintaining vital government benefits.
PA Covid-19 Crisis Counseling Line
FREE crisis counselors are available 24/7.
United Way FREE Tax Prep Coalition
United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania wants to help you get the best tax return possible for your family.
For LGBTQ+ Youth: Call 1-866-488-7386 or text START to 678678.
LGBTQ+ National Hotline
LGBTQ+ National Hotline - Call 1-888-843-4564.
Consumer Health Coalition
Licensed Marketplace Navigators who can provide unbiased enrollment assistance at no cost.
Center for Community Resources
Call 855-284-2494 for assistance during a mental health crisis. Free and open to all PA residents 24/7.
PA Women Work
Helping women find financial stability, independence, education, employment, etc.
Adagio Nutrition Education “Power Up”
Power Up is a SNAP-Education program funded by the USDA.
Crisis Center North
Medical and legal information and advocacy + counseling and therapy.
Medical and legal information + 24/7 counseling and therapy. Emergency shelter, if space is available.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR)
Medical and legal information + in-person advocate available 24/7. Counseling and therapy. NO shelter.
Sexual Assault Hotline & Rape Abuse Incest National Network (RAINN)
Call 1-800-656-4673 to be connected to a service provider in your area.
Peer Support and Advocacy Network
Call 412-227-0402 or visit http://www.peer-support.org/
Optum Help Line
24/7, Free, Mental Health Professionals. 24/7. Free. Open to anyone nationwide.
Resolve Crisis Center
Mobile crisis unit for in-person wellness checkups and crisis assessments in Allegheny County.
Suicide Prevention Hotline
Trying Together Housing Information
Provides more information about the Housing Stabilization Program, Housing Legal Assistance Program, Just Mediation Pittsburgh, etc.
Neighborhood Legal Services
Free legal assistance to low-income individuals in civil emergency cases. Other services are offered for abused women and children, evictions...
Emergency Rental Assistance
Helps with rental assistance!
SNAP Program – Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)*, once known as food stamps, helps individuals and families make ends meet.
Find Food – Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
If you are concerned about being able to put food on the table, we’re here to help.
COMPASS Emergency Rental Assistance Program
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program is available in every county in Pennsylvania to assist households unable to pay rent and utilities due to...
Rental Assistance Finder
Use to learn about emergency rental assistance available to tenants and landlords.
Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network
Legal assistance for tenants!
PA Public Utility Commission – Utility Bills
PUC Creates Added 2021 Safeguards to Help Households and Small Businesses Address Past-Due Utility Bills
PA Public Utility Commission – Energy Bills
Need help with your energy bills?
PGH20: Customer Assistance Program (CAP) (English version)
Our Customer Assistance Programs provide financial relief for income-qualified residential customers who are having difficulty paying their water...
PGH20: Customer Assistance Program (CAP) (Spanish version)
Nuestros programas de ayuda para el cliente proporcionan un alivio financiero para los clientes residenciales que reúnen los requisitos por...
Department of Human Services Resources (English & Spanish versions)
Apply for or manage benefits from the comfort of home. You don't have to come to the County Assistance Office (CAO) to take advantage of valuable...
Columbia Gas Assistance
Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania offers a variety of customer assistance programs. You can increase your home’s energy efficiency, enroll in an...
Cancer screening, health screening, immunizations, PrEP, tobacco cessation treatment and more!
Federal Assistance Locator
Federal Assistance locator tool for help with rent and utilities!
NuMoola is an educational App that uses real money to teach kids (and parents!) about managing their finances.