Housing/Utilities

ADAMS COUNTY RESCUE MISSION

Adams County Rescue Mission

2515 York Road

Gettysburg, PA  17325

Telephone:  1-717-334-7502

SAFE HOME PROGRAM

SAFE HOME PROGRAM

YWCA of Hanover Area

23 W. Chestnut Street

P.O. Box 824

Hanover, PA  17331

Telephone:  1-717-637-2125

Contact person:  Anne Acker – Shelter Director

YWCAhanover.org

HANOVER RESCUE MISSION

Hanover Rescue Mission

136 Carlisle Street

Hanover, PA  17331
Telephone: 1-717-633-6353

LIHEAP HOUSING

LIHEAP HOUSING

PA low income Home Energy Assistance Program

York County Assistance Office
130 North Duke Street
York, PA 17405

Telephone: 717-771-1100 or 1-800-991-0929

Hearing inpaired should call (800) 451-5886

Helps low income people pay their heating bills.

Accepts applications around November 1st of each year.
www.ycaaa.org/financialbenefits/liheap.aspx

YMCA RESIDENCE

Housing Opportunities for men, women or families at the York YMCA. SRO units furnished and with a phone in room. Six emergency rooms and Section 8 rooms available. Drug and Alcohol Counseling and Case Managment available. SMB and Historic Fairmount Apartments; low-income, Section 8 accepted. Must be able to provide: Picture ID, Social Security Number, Income Information, Bank Account Information, and Verification of Homelessness. Monthly fee is $300 with security deposit of $75. There is a different fee if partnered with the Houseing Authority.

York YMCA
Men’s Residence
310 W. Philadelphia Street
York, PA 17404
Phone: 717-854-7291 ext 4702
Visit YMCA Men’s Residence

YORK AREA HOUSING GROUP

York Area Housing Group is a non-profit housing development corporation that has rehabbed/constructed affordable housing units throughout York County. Delphia Management Corp manages approximately 400 of these rental units for low-income families, elderly, handicapped, and disabled persons.

York Area Development Corporation
118 N George Street, #200
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-846-5139

IDD Phone (hearing disabled)

Telephone:  1-800-654-5984

Fax:  1-717-854-9494

http://yorkareahg.org/index.html

YORK COUNTY HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

All housing programs are for low-income households.
Home Improvement Program: This program provides financing for the rehabilitation of owner occupied dwellings which require certain improvements to order to correct substandard conditions.
Home Modification Program: A grant program which access home modifications for people with disabilities. This program is administered by the Center of Independent Living Opportunities, Inc.
First time Homebuyers Program: This program provides a forgivable loan for down payment and closing costs to eligible County residents to purchase their first home.
Weatherization Program: this grant program is designed to reduce heating and cooling costs by improving the energy efficiency to their homes.

York County Planning Commission
28 East Market Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-771-9870
Visit York County Planning Commission

YORK PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY

York Public Housing Authority

37 S. Broad St.
York, PA 17403

Telephone: 717-845-2601
TDD Phone: 717-846-9157

A federal program that provides rental housing assistance for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and people with disabilities. With this program, residents pay less than 30% of their adjusted gross income for rent&utilities. Eligibility criteria include income eligibility, housekeeping, rental history, criminal history&Financial responsiblity.
www.yorkhousingauthority.com

YORK RESCUE MISSION – MEN’S MINISTRIES

York Rescue Mission – Men’s Ministries

367 W. Market St.
York, PA 17403
Telephone: 717-845-7662

Christian non-profit organization that provides services for men who are homeless or want to resolve their problems with alcohol or drugs. The Transient Care Programs serves as an emergency shelter for men, providing chapel, shelter, meals&clothing. The Spiritual Life Recovery Program is a 16 week work orientated program for men&drug or alcohol addiction, providing conseling, recovery sessions, bible study&chapel.
www.yorkrescuemission.org

YORK RESCUE MISSION – WOMEN’S MINISTRY

York Rescue Mission – Women’s Ministry

17 Jefferson Avenue
York, PA 17404

Telephone: 717-845-5947

Religious based non-profit organization for women&children that provides emergency shelter, food, clothing&counseling. There are also 30 day&bridging (1-6 months) programs for families who need assistance. These programs provide transitional housing, bible study&facilitate involvement with a church or mentor. Require 75% of income put into personal savings.
yorkrescuemission.org/index.php?pID=10

BELL BRIDGE HOUSING

Bell Bridge Housing

160 South George Street
York, PA 17401

Telephone: 717-848-5767 or 717-845-9536 or 717-771-9347

Provides transitional housing for homeless individuals who have a source of income&have not been convited of a violent crime or require a drug/alcohol treatment program. This program provides housing, budget counseling,&educational workshop for up to one year. Require $300.00 Inventory/Security deposit + program fee of 30% of monthly income.
bellsocialization.com/services/housing-supports

BELL FAMILY SHELTER

Bell Family Shelter

852 E. Market St.
York, PA

Telephone: 717-845-9536

Provides emergency shelter for families for up to 30 days. Also provides food and clothing and can house up to 40 people per night. During this time, support staff help their residents find permanent housing. Accepts families, couples and single woman who have been York County residents for at least 60 days.

bellsocializtion.com/services/housing-supports

CITY OF YORK – BUREAU OF HOUSING SERVICES

Low interest loan program to City residents who own their home and want to make home improvements. Assistance to first time homebuyers with their down payment and closing cost when buying a property in the City of York.

Department of Community Development
Bureau of Housing Services
City of York
1 Marketway West, 3rd Floor
York, Pennsylvania 17401
Phone: 717-849-2292
Fax: 717-849-2329
Visit City of York – Bureau of Housing Services

COMMUNITY PROGRESS COUNCIL

The rental assistance program is an emergcy housing program to prevent homelessness. Funds provide money to put toward rent. Householder with children may be elegible for up to $1,000 in a 24 month period. Provides opportunities, resources to move to self-sufficiency.

226 East College Avenue
York, PA 17403

Telephone #: 717-846-4600

Fax #:  717-854-8658

Community Progress Council

ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS – PENNSYLVANIA PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION

Telephone: 1-800-692-7380

400 North Street

Keystone Building

Harrisburg, PA  17120

Home electricity assistance and home water assistance.
www.puc.state.pa.us/general/consumer-ed/energy-asst-progs.aspx

Y HOUSING RESOURCES

Rental assistance, delinquent mortgage counseling, homeowners emergency mortgage assistance program, loss mitigation, family savings account program, tenant/landlord rights and responsibilities workshop, mediation disputes counseling, down payment and closing cost assistance programs, first time homebuyer evaluation and reverse mortgage counseling.

Y Housing Resources
35 S. Duke Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-855-2752
Visit Housing Alliance of York

ACCESS YORK

Access York

P.O. Box 743
York, PA 17405

Telephone: 717-846-5400 or 1-800-262-8444

Sponsored by the YWCA, this program provides food&shelter for victims of domestic violence for up to 30 days. Other services include crisis intervention and ongoing counseling. Men, women&children are eligible.
ywcayork.org/victim-services