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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Altoona, PA

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The Pennsylvania Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is a partnership between Pennsylvania and the Federal Government that provides health coverage to uninsured children whose families earn too much to qualify for Medicaid but too little to af...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Pennsylvania Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps low income people pay their heating bills through energy assistance grants. People need not have an unpaid bill to receive energy assistance. People can receive this money with...
Medicaid provides payment for health care services on behalf of eligible low-income persons and individuals with limited income and high medical expenses. Payments are made directly to the health care providers for services, medications, and medical ...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program (SMP) provides Federal reimbursement for milk served to children in schools and childcare institutions that do not participate in Federal meal programs. Any school or non-profit childcare institution, including summer camps a...
The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education, and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determine...
In 1968, the United States Congress established the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) for Children. The purpose of the program is to provide meals for children from low-income families during the summer months when many school cafeterias are closed....
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits are used to buy food and help low income households obtain more nutritious diets by increasing the food purchasing power for all eligible participants. The recipient receives a plastic card, t...
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) provides money for dependent children and their parents or other relatives with whom they live, and for pregnant women. The Federal government and Pennsylvania fund TANF payments....
The Federal-State Unemployment Insurance (UI) programs provide unemployment benefits to eligible workers who become unemployed through no fault of their own, and meet certain other eligibility requirements. Pennsylvania currently administers the f...
The mission of the Pennsylvania Weatherization Assistance Program is to reduce energy consumption and cost in low-income households throughout Pennsylvania. It is designed to insulate the homes of low-income persons, particularly the elderly, persons...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Altoona, PA

Altoona, PA welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

A Drug Aa Abuse A 24 Hr Access

Altoona, PA

(814) 944-2778


131 Market St, Johnstown, PA

(814) 535-2277

Allegheny Lutheran Social

915 Hickory St, Hollidaysburg, PA

(814) 696-4500

Alternative Community Resource

118 W High St, Ebensburg, PA

(814) 472-9330

Altoona Food Bank

2100 6th Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 942-8415

Altoona Regional Health System: Family and Social Services

Altoona, PA

(814) 889-7620

American Heart Association

501 Howard Ave # 101, Altoona, PA

(814) 765-7579

American Heart Association

400 Luray Ave, Johnstown, PA

(814) 266-8905

American Red Cross

317 E Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona, PA

(814) 941-8385

American Red Cross

4100 5th Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 944-6146

American Red Cross

609 Mifflin St, Huntingdon, PA

(814) 643-2610

American Rescue Workers

502 Mulberry St, Hollidaysburg, PA

(814) 695-0762

Appalachian Youth Services

115 S Marian St, Ebensburg, PA

(814) 472-7874

Association-Retarded Citizens

431 Jackson Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 946-1011

Bellwood Senior Center

1 Main St, Bellwood, PA

(814) 742-7332

Big Brothers Big Sisters

891 23rd St, Altoona, PA

(814) 944-6129

Big Brothers Big Sisters

608 6th St, Huntingdon, PA

(814) 643-6955

Blair County Association-The Blind

300 5th Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 944-2021

Blair County Community Action Agency Neighborhood Access

1225 11th Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 942-9913

Blair County Community Action

2100 6th Ave, Altoona, PA

(814) 946-3651

Blair County Health & Welfare Council

1216 Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona, PA

(814) 944-0884

Blair County Mental Health

423 Allegheny St # 441, Hollidaysburg, PA

(814) 693-3023

Blair Senior Center

1211 3rd Ave, Duncansville, PA

(814) 695-0203

Blair Senior Services Inc

1100 11th St, Altoona, PA

(814) 946-3675

Cambria Community Development Corporation

401 Candlelight Dr, Ebensburg, PA

(814) 471-0466