Financial Assistance Resources
Social Security Administration: Benefits available for eligible persons include Disability and Supplemental Security Income.
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services: Assistance available for eligible persons includes the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to help low-income households buy food, as well as Cash Assistance, Medical Assistance/Medicaid, and LIHEAP. Call the PA Department of Human Services HelpLine at 1-800-692-7462 for general information about all of Pennsylvania's public assistance programs or contact your local county assistance office.
LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program): Provides funds to offset your gas and electric bills.
DOLLAR ENERGY FUND: Provides help with paying energy costs including a Customer Assistance Program (CAP), a Hardship Program, help with LIHEAP, Water Assistance, and others.
BERKS COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
State Office Building
625 Cherry Street
Reading, PA 19603
CARBON COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
101 Lehigh Drive
Lehighton, PA 18235
MONROE COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
1972 West Main Street, Suite 101
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
LEHIGH COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
101 South 7th Street
Allentown PA 18101-2295
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
201 Larry Holmes Drive
P O Box 10
Easton, PA 18044-0010
SCHUYLKILL COUNTY ASSISTANCE OFFICE
2640 Woodglen Road
P O Box 1100
Pottsville, PA 17901