Juvenile Law Center


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.

Catholic Charities Diocese Of Pittsburgh

Services: CCDP is a social service agency offering services in housing, adoption, counseling, safety and stability, health care for the uninsured, housing and homeless, pregnancy and parenting, refugee and senior services. For housing, mainly serving residents of Bulter County, programs such as Safe Harbor Program, HOPE Program, PATH Transitional-Age Project for Young Adults and St. Joseph's House of Hospitality are offered, serving individuals with supportive and transitional housing with a shelter up to two months. For additional information, please refer to www.ccpgh.org to contact CCPGH at [email protected]

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 (3)

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City Rescue Mission

Services: City Rescue Mission is a Christian ministry providing services in housing, food banks, and spiritual services. Shelters for both men and women/children are provided in which food and shelter is offered from 1-90 days with counseling and recovery.

Salvation Army

Services: Programs include emergency food and shelter services.

Women's Shelter of Lawrence County

Services: The Women's Shelter provided by the Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County offers emergency shelter to victims of domestic and/or sexual violence, along with food, clothing, case management and counseling

Transitional Housing and Housing-Related Services (2)

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Transitional Housing at Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County

Services: Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County provides transitional housing for up to 2 years for homeless victims of domestic and/or sexual abuse. Other services with the housing includ4e case management, individual and group counseling, information and referral

Oxford House for Men

Services: Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided

Public Housing Programs (1)

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Housing Authority of the County of Lawrence

Services: The Housing Authority provides housing to eligible low-income families and individuals.

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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