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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.

Fair Housing/Equal Opportunity at HUD

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

Bucks County Housing Group

Services: Bucks County Housing Group provides residential services and related social services to low-income and homeless individuals and families. The programs include Emergency Shelter, Transitional and Bridge Housing which includes case management, food, information and referral, counseling and more

Making Homes Affordable

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

Shelters (6)

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Valley Youth House: SYNERGY PROJECT

Services: Offers assistance for runaway, homeless, nomadic & street youth- this program can connect youth with shelters/housing or help youth with basic necessities (such as food and clothing). Youth in need should call the hotline number to speak with staff who can help them.

Bucks County Housing Group

Services: Homeless shelter for women 18 years and older with children. Also, has shelter for men, women, and children. Bridge and transitional housing (12-24 months). Families in school/ training program. First time home buyers program as well as low income housing.

Valley Youth House: Bucks County Shelter

Services: The shelter also serves runaway and homeless youth ages 12-17. The 12-bed shelter provides the unique capacity to serve child and adolescent sibling groups while working toward family reunification or longer term residential care.

Salvation Army

Services: The Salvation Army offers an emergency shelter for families with children under 18.

A Woman's Place

Services: A Woman's Place provides services for victims of domestic violence such as emergency shelter, counseling, court accompaniment, advocacy, referrals, children's programs.

Bucks County Homeless Shelter

Services: Buck County Homeless Shelter provides emergency shelter, food, clothing, information and referrals for families and individuals.

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (9)

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LifePath, Inc.

Services: Services for individuals with developmental disabilities including residential programs, day programs and outpatient psychiatric services. Residential services include Community homes (for residents from Berks, Bucks, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery and Northampton counties), Lifesharing, Supported Living and In Home Support

Project Transition

Services: Project Transition is an independent living residential and supportive services program for individuals with psychiatric problems and co-occurring disorders. Transportation services, community meetings, group therapies and workshops, and individual sessions are also provided

Co-Mans Inc.

Services: Co-Mans, Inc provides residential services for persons diagnosed with chronic mental illness. Programs assist individuals in the areas of daily living, vocational development, managing the symptoms of their illness, and preparing for independent living in the community.

Our Village Of Hope

Services: Penn Foundation Behavioral Health Services offers Our Village of Hope which provides temporary housing for homeless adults in Bucks County who have been diagnosed with both a mental health and substance use disorder from 9 months up to 2 years.

Valley Youth House: Supportive Housing Program

Services: The Supportive Housing Program (SHP) provides scattered-site, individual apartments for homeless youth ages 18-21. Participants receive support in developing and implementing an individual goal plan focusing on education, employment, and life skills goals.

Northwestern Human Services

Services: NHS is a community-based, nonprofit, human services provider offering social services to individuals with mental, developmental and intellectual disabilities, individuals dealing with addiction, seniors and juveniles. Residential services for individuals with mental, developmental and intellectual disabilities include Community Homes, Life Sharing, Transitional Housing, Supported Living

Recovery At Our House, Inc

Services: Recovery At Our House, Inc provides transitional housing for individuals recovering from alcohol and drug addiction. Residents must go through 12 Step process and follow all house rules. Locations in Pottstown, Morrisville, Phoenixville, Croydon and Bristol

Bucks Villa

Services: Bucks Villa offer subsidized HUD housing for people living with HIV and AIDS

Bucks County Housing Group

Services: Homeless shelter for women 18 years and older with children. Also, has shelter for men, women, and children. Bridge and transitional housing (12-24 months). Families in school/ training program. First time home buyers program as well as low income housing.

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Bucks County Housing Authority

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

Homeownership Assistance (6)

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Better Homes, Inc.

Services: Better Homes, Inc., works to allow very low-income tenants to become homeowners and to provide high-quality housing to low and moderate income residents of Bucks County.

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.

Bucks County Housing Group

Services: Homeless shelter for women 18 years and older with children. Also, has shelter for men, women, and children. Bridge and transitional housing (12-24 months). Families in school/ training program. First time home buyers program as well as low income housing.

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.