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Food, Clothing, and Public Benefits

Food, Clothing, and Public Benefits (1)

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Easter Seal Society Of Western Pennsylvania

Services: EAster Seal Society og Western Pennsylvania provides speech and hearing services such as hearing evaluations, hearing aid sales and service, central auditory processing testing, speech evaluations, speech therapy, medical equipment loan, information and referral, medical equipment loan program, sign language classes

Food (7)

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Food Information Line

Services: Links people in need to food through local pantries or soup kitchens in all sixty-seven Pennsylvania counties and is toll-free.

Food Stamp Hotline at PA Hunger Action Center

Services: Hunger Action's Food Stamp Line helps people decide whether to apply for food stamp benefits, as well as help those who decide to apply do so.

Family Kitchen at Society of St. Vincent dePaul

Services: Offers a family soup kitchen, which provides hot meals Monday-Friday 12pm-1pm.

Diocese of Altoona at Catholic Social Services, Inc

Services: Referrals to area food pantries.

United Methodist Human Services

Services: Provides for families with infants: a blanket, a sleeper, a t-shirt, disposable diapers, etc to low income families. Local food pantry and clothing closet referrals are also available, as well as rent, utilities, and emergency household assistance to qualifying families.

Dorothy Day Center at St. Francis University

Services: Monetary aid for those who qualify needing help with rent, utilities, fuel, medical or emergency bills, a big brother-sister program for youth 5-17, a social interaction program primarily involving sports and games for youth 5-17.

Salvation Army (penn Cambria District)

Services: Emergency Utility Payments, Clothing, Food Pantry Referrals

Clothing Banks (2)

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Salvation Army (penn Cambria District)

Services: Emergency Utility Payments, Clothing, Food Pantry Referrals

The Family Center

Services: The Family Center assists in linking individuals and families with available community resources. Current programs include: Grandparents as Parents, GED classes, free computer training and computer lab, fatherhood initiative, motherhood initiative, medication assistance program, parenting training

Financial Assistance (1)

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Dorothy Day Center at St. Francis University

Services: Monetary aid for those who qualify needing help with rent, utilities, fuel, medical or emergency bills, a big brother-sister program for youth 5-17, a social interaction program primarily involving sports and games for youth 5-17.

Emergency Financial Assistance (6)

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St Vincent De Paul

Services: Emergency utility payments, rent assistance, prescription assistance,

Catholic Social Services

Services: Emergency Financial Help

First Energy/Human Services

Services: An emergency hardship fund designed to help residential customers who have suffered a recent financial harship and need temporary help in paying their electric bill, provides free energy conservation measures and education to low income residential customers

Catholic Charities

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Catholic Charities provides emergency financial assistance, counseling, and adoption services.

Salvation Army (penn Cambria District)

Services: Emergency Utility Payments, Clothing, Food Pantry Referrals

United Methodist Human Services

Services: Provides for families with infants: a blanket, a sleeper, a t-shirt, disposable diapers, etc to low income families. Local food pantry and clothing closet referrals are also available, as well as rent, utilities, and emergency household assistance to qualifying families.

County Assistance Office (1)

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Cambria County Assistance Office

Services: Public agency provides eligible consumers with determinations for cash assistance, medical assistance, food stamps, employment training programs, disability advocacy program, low income heating energy program, and nursing home medical assistance

County Social Security Office (1)

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Social Security Administration

Services: Local office where individuals can apply for Social Security benefits