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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.

Information & Referral Of South Central Counties

Services: IRSCC assists individuals meeting homeless criteria and income eligibility with rents/mortgages, utility deposits and terminations. It is coordinated with the Emergency Shelter Component at the County Assistance Office.

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 (5)

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Salvation Army

Services: The Salvation Army provides services for disadvantaged families and individuals. Services include temporary shelter for emergency and disaster situations, food and clothes assistance, etc.

Center For Community Action

Services: CCA is an agency aimed for providing services to under-privileged families and individuals. Services include Child Care Information Services (subsidized child care), Housing Services, Emergency Food and Shelter Services and more. Educational services include GED Preparation, Adult Basic Education and Literacy classes.

IRSCC Emergency Shelter

Services: Information & Referral Of South Central Counties provides an emergency shelter for women.

Huntingdon House

Services: Huntingdon House provides social services to victims of domestic violence such as emergency shelter, counseling and advocacy, information and referral, case management

Hollister House

Services: The Abuse Network offers the Hollister House which provides emergency shelter to victims of domestic and sexual abuse, along with case management, advocacy and accompaniment, information and referral, counseling and support

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (3)

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Keystone Human Services North Central

Services: Residential services for individuals with developmental disabilities, intellectual disabilities or mental health needs, including supportive living and community residential rehabilitation.

Raystown Developmental Services

Services: Services for individuals with developmental disabilities including residential living, life skills training, home-based services. Residential living include Community Homes and LifeSharing

Community Services Group

Services: Services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities and mental health diagnoses including residential services, employment services, adult day programs, outpatient treatment, peer support, and psychiatric rehabilitation. Residential services include Community Residential Rehabilitation, Enhanced Personal Care Home, Supported Housing and Long Term Structured Residence

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Housing Authority of the County of Huntingdon

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

Homeownership Assistance (4)

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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.