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Resource Description
American Red Cross
Corry Chapter
134 East main Street

Corry, PA 16407
Phone: 814-663-2394
Fax: 814-644-3073
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 9 AM - Noon, 1-4 PM
General Service Description:
service to military families, disaster aid, blood services, First Aid courses, transportation to medical appointments, service to veterans, AIDS education
Who is eligible?
anyone in need within their territory

American Red Cross
Greater Erie County Chapter
4961 Pittsburgh Avenue

Erie, PA 16509
Phone: 814-833-0942
Fax: 814-833-3764
ProgramHrs: 24-hour emergency service

Office Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
immediate food, shelter, clohing, and counseling to victims of disasters, services to military families
Who is eligible?
any person living in Erie County affected by an emergency or disaster

American Red Cross
West County Service Center
9984 Martin Avenue

Lake City, PA 16423
Phone: 814-774-5691
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 9 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
immediate food, shelter, clothing, and counseling to victims of disaster, services to military families
Who is eligible?
any person living in Erie County affected by an emergency or disaster

Anchor House

310 West Church Street

Corry, PA 16407
Phone: 814-665-7841
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Open 24 hours

Office Hours: M-F 9 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
residential and emergency shelter service for dependent teens; provides short-term, in-home services to children and families in an effort to prevent placement
Who is eligible?
Youths age 10 - 18 years

Asbury Methodist Church
Waterford Food Pantry
2nd and Walnut Streets

Waterford, PA 16441
Phone: 814-796-2929
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Distribut. Th 10AM - Noon

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Food distribution, referrals.
Who is eligible?
Residents of Waterford Boro, Waterford Township, LeBoeuf Township, and Mill Village who are unemployed, low-income, or government eligible.

Bayfront Nato Inc.
Martin Luther King Center
312 Chestnut Street

Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 841-459-2761
Fax: 814-455-0737
ProgramHrs: Call for specific times for programs

Office Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
General Service Description:
Health services, youth development, tutoring, cultural enrichment, recreation, summer nutritional program, social services, emergency food distribution
Who is eligible?
Residents of Erie County

Better Homes for Erie, Inc.

16th, 17th & Holland to German Sts.

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-459-1047
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
52 low-income housing units
Who is eligible?
Families/individuals will be interviewed to see if they meet the Federal/Agency guidelines.

Booker T. Washington Center

1720 Holland Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-453-5744
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Call for specific program times

Office Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
information and referral, housing counseling, emergency food, transportation, summer food program, WIC, special supplement food program
Who is eligible?
Residents of Erie County

Booker T. Washington Center

East 26th

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Phone: 814-456-7996
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Cathedral of St. Paul

134 West 7th Street

Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-452-3779
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 9 AM - noon
General Service Description:
emergency help -vouchers; emergency food bags; Food Pantry - Friday 9-noon ONLY; Meals provided once a month.
Who is eligible?
Anyone with emergency need.

Catholic Charities
Office of the Marginalized
1701 Parade Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-454-0891
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: MWF 9 AM - Noon
General Service Description:
counseling, spiritual direction, emergency assistance to transients, "road men", and others
Who is eligible?
Anyone in need of services.

City Mission
New Life Center
1023 French Street

Erie, PA 16512
Phone: 814-452-4421
Fax: 814-455-8825
ProgramHrs: meal 7 days, 11:30AM Crisis interv. M-F 10-11:30AM

Office Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
General Service Description:
men: Four-phase spiritual life program, emergency shelter. Anyone: Free meal, crisis intervention, food, clothing
Who is eligible?
all men, women, and chidren in need (call for eligibility for specific programs)

Community House, Inc.
Addicted Women with Children Program
521 West 7th Street

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-459-5853
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 24/7
General Service Description:
Inpatient, non-hospital drug and alcohol services.
Who is eligible?
Women with substance abuse problems, age 18 or older with up to 2 children under 12 years old.

Community House, Inc.
Transitional Living Program
550 West 7th Street

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-459-5853
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 24/7
General Service Description:
Residential program for women who have experienced drug and alcohol treatment or inmates from the State or Erie County Prison System.
Who is eligible?
Women with substance abuse problems or transfers from the PA Department of Corrections.

Community Integration, Inc.
Crisis Services
2185 West 8th Street

Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 814-453-2016
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 24/7

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Telephone triage and crisis services, walk-in crisis services, mobile crisis services, access to crisis residential.
Who is eligible?
Any resident of Erie County who is experiencing a disturbance of emotion, thought, ot social functioning.

Community of Caring

245 East 8th Street

Erie, PA 16512
Phone: 814-456-6661
Fax:
ProgramHrs: See description for program hours.

Office Hours: 24/7
General Service Description:
Shelter for homeless. Food bags, W & F 9-noon. Diabetic food bags Th 9-noon. Meals: M-F, Breakfast 8-9 AM, lunch 11:30 AM - 1 PM. Sunday: brunch after church.
Who is eligible?
Residential serivces - must be homeless; food bag - meet state requirements; meals - anyone.

Community of Caring

East 21st

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Phone: 814-453-5556
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Community of Caring
Drop-In Shelter
655 West 16th Street
(Not shelter address)
Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-453-5937
Fax: 814-456-415
ProgramHrs: 24/7

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Shelter, meals, referrals to services.
Who is eligible?
Anyone in need of shelter.

County of Erie
Medical Assistance Transportation Program
609 Walnut Street

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-451-6850
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Scheduled 9AM - 4PM

Office Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
Transportation to medical appointments (doctors, dentists, hospitals, etc.). Alternate phone: 814-456-2299.
Who is eligible?
Persons with Public Welfare Medical Card.

Crossroads Hall

414 West 5th Street

Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 814-459-4775
Fax: 814-453-6118
ProgramHrs: 24/7

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Residential and outpatient services for individuals with a chemical dependency.
Who is eligible?
Anyone with a serious chemical dependency.

Crossroads Hall
Daniel S. Snow Recovery House
361 West 5th Street

Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 814-459-4775
Fax: 814-453-6118
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Transitional living for men coming out of a drug rehabilitation program.
Who is eligible?
Males over 18 having completed a residential treatment program.

Emmaus Ministries
Emmaus Soup Kitchen
218 East 11th Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-459-8349
Fax:
ProgramHrs: See description for kitchen and pantry hours.

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Soup Kitchen: Dinner served Mon. - Fri. 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Food Pantry: Open Mon. & Tues. 9 - 11 am.
Who is eligible?
Soup Kitchen: All are welcome. Food Pantry: Open to residents of City of Erie only. Proof of need and 2 forms of ID requried.

Episcopal Cathedral of St. Paul



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Phone: 814-452-3779
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit



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Phone: 814-452-4040
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Erie Center City Outreach



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Phone: 814-825-0353
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 3rd Fridays

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Erie United Methodist Alliance
Hope House
1033 E. 26th St.

Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-456-8073
Fax: 814-456-4513
ProgramHrs: euma-erie.org/hopehouse.html

Office Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 am
General Service Description:
Transitional living program for families with children.
Who is eligible?
Any family suffering from homelessness including one or both parents.

Erie United Methodist Alliance
Liberty House
550 W. 7th St.

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-874-3687
Fax: 814-453-3007
ProgramHrs: euma-erie.org/libertyhouse.html

Office Hours: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
General Service Description:
Transitional living program for US veterans.
Who is eligible?
Any honorably discharged US veteran suffering from homelessness.

Erie United Methodist Alliance
Project Hope for the Homeless Outreach Office
249 E. 8th St.

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-456-5670
Fax: 814-454-4738
ProgramHrs: euma-erie.org/outreach.html

Office Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
General Service Description:
Assisting those suffering from homelessness in finding the services they need.
Who is eligible?
Anyone suffering from homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless.

Erie United Methodist Alliance
Rainbow Connection, The
1516 Buffalo Rd.

Erie, PA 16510
Phone: 814-453-4080
Fax:
ProgramHrs: euma-erie.org/rainbow.html

Office Hours: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
General Service Description:
Thrift Store by the Erie United Methodist Alliance and Project Connect.
Who is eligible?
ALL ARE WELCOME!

Erie United Methodist Alliance
Refuge, The
1027 E. 27th St.

Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-454-6088
Fax: 814-456-9614
ProgramHrs: euma-erie.org/refuge.html

Office Hours: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
General Service Description:
Emergency shelter for families with children.
Who is eligible?
Any family suffering from homelessness including one or both parents.

Greater Erie Community Action Committee (GECAC)
GECAC Community and Program Services
18 West 9th Street

Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-459-4581
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Call for appointment

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
housing: case management, rent, and utility assistance; housing counseling to homeless, near-homeless, and clients in crisis.
Who is eligible?
Varies with programs

Holy Trinity Community Center

2216 Peach Street (Administrative Offices)

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-453-2468
Fax:
ProgramHrs: see description for details

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Saturday and Wednesday soup kitchen (hours: 12 - 2PM), emergency food aid. Call for other program times.
Who is eligible?
Anyone with a demonstratable need.

Homeless Case Management Program

1607 Raspberry Street

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-455-7393
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Case management.
Who is eligible?
Erie County residents who are homeless.

Hope House

324 West 2nd Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-455-4577
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 8AM - 4PM
General Service Description:
Transitional housing for homeless women and children.
Who is eligible?
Homeless women and their children willing to work at improving their situation.

Horizon House



Union City, PA 16438
Phone: 814-438-2675
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 24/7

Office Hours: 24/7
General Service Description:
Emergency shelter, transportation, referral.
Who is eligible?
Women in crisis and their children needing shelter.

Hospitality House Services for Women, Inc.
Transitional Living Center
PO Box 1436

Erie, PA 16512
Phone: 814-459-5844
Fax: 814-459-6512
ProgramHrs: Emergency Hotline: 24/7

Office Hours: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
General Service Description:
Transitional housing and related services. Alt phone: 814-454-8161. Temporary emergency shelter for women and shildren in crisi situation - domestic violence. EMERGENCY HOTLINE: 814-455-1774 (admin).
Who is eligible?
Young mothers ages 15-21 years, one child or toddler, unemployed or marginally employed.

Housing and Neighborhood Development Services (HANDS)

139 East 12th Street

Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-459-1047
Fax: 814-459-0922
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Provides low-income housing.
Who is eligible?
Families/individuals who meet federal and agency guidelines.

Housing Authority of the City of Erie

606 Holland Street

Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-452-2425
Fax: 814-452-2429
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 4:30 PM
General Service Description:
Housing for low-income families, the elderly, and handicapped individuals, and section 8 housing assistance.
Who is eligible?
By income, depending upon family size and handicapped/disabled/elderly status.

International Institute of Erie

517 East 26th Street

Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-452-3935
Fax: 814-452-3318
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8:30AM - 4:30 PM
General Service Description:
A variety of services to recent immigrants, including clothing bank.
Who is eligible?
Open to individuals of our community.

Joel Two Restoration Ministries

2201 Reed Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-455-4464
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: W, F 9AM - Noon
General Service Description:
Food, clothing, lifeskills.
Who is eligible?
Must meet federal income guidelines and reside in 16503 zip code to register for food supplements; counseling available to anyone.

John F. Kennedy Center, Inc.

2021 East 20th Street

Erie, PA 16510
Phone: 814-898-0400
Fax: 814-898-1243
ProgramHrs: Call for appointment

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 5PM
General Service Description:
Aging, youth diversion, mortgage assistance, maternity services, case management, and outreach.
Who is eligible?
Varies depending on program.

Kearsarge Area Food Pantry

5440 Washington Street

Erie, PA 16509
Phone: 814-864-1920
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 11PM
General Service Description:
Distribution of food and clothing.
Who is eligible?
Senior citizens, the unemployed, anyone in need.

Liberty House



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Phone: 814-874-3687
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
2-year transitional living.
Who is eligible?
Veterans.

Love, Inc.
SE Erie County
PO Box 43

Corry, PA 16407
Phone: 814-664-7287
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Referrals; budget counseling; GAP Ministries (coats, boots, community garden, used furniture & appliances, linens, personal care items, baby items, backpack ministry)
Who is eligible?
Residents who live or reside in Corry & Union City School Districts.

Love, Inc. (West Erie County)

PO Box 108

Lake City, PA 16423
Phone: 814-774-5688
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: T, W, Th 9AM - Noon
General Service Description:
Food, clothing, housing, transportation.
Who is eligible?
Residents of West Erie County.

Maria House Project

1701 Parade Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-454-0891
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M,W,F 9AM - Noon
General Service Description:
Small group living for adult males in need of drug/alcohol free environment; sliding scale rent.
Who is eligible?

Mental Health Base Service Unit
Homeless Case Management
2185 West 8th Street

Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 814-455-7393
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
General Service Description:
Assist client in securing permanent housing; referrals to other services.
Who is eligible?
Erie County residents who are homeless on the street or in certain shelters (Community of Caring and Bridge Housing).

Mercy Center for Women

1039 East 27th Street

Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-455-4577
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Shelter services.
Who is eligible?

Moriah Guest House

920 Holland Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-459-4050
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 10AM - 4PM
General Service Description:
Housing, on-site day care, and other support services.
Who is eligible?
Pregnant and parenting women 18 years and older who are working, in college, or in another post-high-school program.

Northwestern Food Pantry

1 Robb & Powell Avenue

Albion, PA 16401
Phone:
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 2 Fridays per month

Office Hours:
General Service Description:
Food distribution.
Who is eligible?
Anyone with a documented need.

Pegasus Integrated Living Center

810 Walnut Street

Erie, PA 16512
Phone: 814-459-2273
Fax: 814-453-7145
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: 8 AM - 4:30 PM
General Service Description:
Transitional living (residential), supported community (home-based), community reintegration assesment, long-term supported living program (residential).
Who is eligible?
Persons 18 years of age, medically stable, candidate for learning/developing independent living skills.

Project Hope for the Homeless



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Phone: 814-456-5670
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Safe Horizons



Union City, PA
Phone: 814-438-2675
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Saint Martins Center

1701 Parade Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-452-6113
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 24 hour phone answering

Office Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 4 PM
General Service Description:
Emergency assistance - financial, food, clothing, household furnishings, counseling, advocacy, other.
Who is eligible?
Anyone in need.

Saint Patrick Haven, Inc.



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Phone: 814-454-7219
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?
Homeless males.

Salvation Army - Corry

127 Washington Street
PO Box 316
Corry, PA 16407
Phone: 814-664-7100
Fax:
ProgramHrs: See description for program hours.

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 2:30 PM
General Service Description:
Clothing (W 9:30AM - 2:30PM), emergency needs, soup kitchen (11:30AM - 12:30PM).
Who is eligible?
Any person in need.

Salvation Army Citadel Corps

1022 Liberty Street

Erie, PA 16512
Phone: 814-454-6497
Fax:
ProgramHrs: Lunch 11:30 AM; 24hr phone answering

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 4PM
General Service Description:
Hot lunches (fee $1.50), emergency assistance, food, clothing, other services.
Who is eligible?
Anyone.

Second Harvest Food Bank

1703 Ash Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-459-3663
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours: M-F 8AM - 4PM
General Service Description:
Not-for-profit food distribution.
Who is eligible?
Any not-for-profit charitable organization under 501-(3) of IRS tax code. FOR PROVIDERS, NOT CLIENTS.

St. John's Lutheran
Project Dignity


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Phone: 814-456-7596
Fax:
ProgramHrs: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?

Temple Anshe Hesed
Caring Kitchen
930 Liberty Street

Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 8114-454-242
Fax:
ProgramHrs: last Sun each month, 1-2PM

Office Hours: M-F 9AM - 4:30PM
General Service Description:
Monthly meal.
Who is eligible?
Anyone.

Tenth Street United Methodist Church
Erie Center City Outreach
538 East 10th Street

Erie, PA 16503
Phone: 814-864-1712
Fax:
ProgramHrs: vary by program

Office Hours: 9AM - Noon
General Service Description:
Food and travel assistance, lunches served daily.
Who is eligible?
Varies by program.

Women's Care Center of Erie County



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Phone: 814-836-7505
Fax:
ProgramHrs:

Office Hours:
General Service Description:

Who is eligible?


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Office: 814-454-2411 FAX: 814-454-2412