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Housing (5)

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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.

Making Homes Affordable

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

Shelters (2)

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Salvation Army

Services: The Salvation Army provides services to families and individuals including Boys' & Girls' Club, Casework Services, Character Building Program, Emergency Shelter, Food & Nutrition

Havin, Inc.

Services: HAVIN provides emergency shelter, counseling and related services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include: Emergency Shelter, Counseling, Legal and medical advocacy, Legal and medical accompaniment, Assistance with protection from abuse orders

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (3)

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Armstrong County Community Action Agency

Services: ACCAA provides services to residents in Armstrong County such as Drivers and Computer Training, Housing including Weatherization and Disaster Assistance, Employment Training, Medical Transportation and Family Savings.

The ARC of Pennsylvania

Services: Offers services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities such as early intervention, supported employment, job training, transition planning, respite care, supported living and transportation

Lifesteps, Inc.

Services: Lifesteps provides services such as residential living and day programs for adults with developmental disabilities with community homes and life sharing in seven counties

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Armstrong County Housing Authority

Services: Armstrong County Housing Authority provides housing for low to extremely low-income residents.

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


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.

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