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Programs & Services Offered Across Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Programs and Services By Category

No two agencies "look" the same.  Each offers programs and services based on local community needs, which are assessed every three years.  The following list incorporates all the programs and services offered across PA.  Visit the Agency listing page to see what each one offers locally.  Contact an Agency if you don't see what you are looking for. Community Action has many partnerships in the communities and should be able to refer you.

Advocacy / Community Education

  • Advocacy
  • AMERICORPS / VISTA
  • Circles - PA
  • Community Organization
  • Info & Referral Outreach

Assets Development / Financial Literacy

  • Budget Counseling
  • Economic / Family Self-Sufficiency Program
  • Earned Income Tax Credit Assistance / Tax Counseling / VITA
  • Family Savings Account

Case Management / Emergency Services

  • Advice / Problem-Solving
  • Case Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Emergency Food
  • Emergency Rent / Mortgage Assistance
  • Emergency Fuel / Electric Assistance
  • Emergency Assistance Program
  • Homeless Services & Prevention
  • Single-point-of-contact
  • Soup Kitchen

Child Development

  • Child Care Information
  • Child Day Care
  • Early Learning Resource Center
  • Life skills Program (for youth aging out of foster care)
  • Youth Abstinence Program
  • Youth Counseling / Abused

Community / Economic Development

  • Community Economic Development
  • Community Planning
  • Crime Prevention
  • Economic Development
  • Micro-Enterprise Development
  • Small Business Development

​​​​Education / Literacy

  • Adult Basic Education
  • Early Care
  • Early Head Start
  • General Equiv. Diploma
  • Head Start
  • Literacy
  • Pre-K Counts
  • School Tuition / Loans
  • Student Absenteeism
  • Tutoring
  • Youth Abstinence

Employment / Training

  • Employment Training
  • Job Development
  • Life Skills
  • Summer Employment
  • Supported Work
  • Youth Employment

Energy Conservation

  • Energy Conservation
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Fuel Buying Club
  • Weatherization

Family Development

  • Family Development
  • Fatherhood Programming
  • Parenting Program
  • Parent-Child Home Program
  • Pregnancy / Teen Parenting

Food / Nutrition

  • Child Care Food Program
  • Food Commodities
  • Food Bank / Pantry
  • Meals-On-Wheels
  • Nutrition
  • Summer Feeding
  • Women, Infants, Children Programs (WIC)

Health

  • AIDS Outreach
  • Health Services
  • Medication Services
  • Mental Health / Intellectual Disability Services
  • Substance Abuse Prevention

Housing / Shelter

  • Bridge Housing
  • Disabled Housing
  • Fair Housing
  • Home Rehabilitation / Resale
  • Housing / Rental Assistance
  • Housing / Homebuyer Counseling
  • Housing Development
  • Housing Supportive Services (for residents of tax-credit/low-mod income, non-section 8 housing)
  • Opioid Housing
  • Single-Room Occupancy

Senior Services

  • Chore Services
  • Domiciliary Care
  • Home Help Services
  • Homemaker Service
  • Senior / Aging Services
  • Senior Center
  • Senior Employment
  • Senior Home Repair
  • Senior Housing
  • Senior Congregate Meals

Other Services

  • A-Ha Process
  • Consumer Services
  • Drivers Training
  • Drop-in Center
  • Farmers Market
  • Foster Care / Adoption
  • Lead Hazard Control
  • Legal Services
  • Mentoring
  • Ombudsman Services
  • Recreation
  • Re-entry Programs / Criminal Justice
  • Supportive Services for Veterans & Families
  • Transportation
  • Vehicle Purchase and Repair

Community Initiatives

  • Affordable / Safe Housing
  • Livable Wages
  • Transportation
  • Food Gleaning / Community Gardening
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI)

Community Trainings

  • Various Community Trainings (Poverty, Bias, Block Leadership, Self-Advocacy, etc.)
  • Poverty Simulations
  • Bridges Out of Poverty
  • Employment
  • Understanding Economic Cultural Differences
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