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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Erie, 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 Erie, PA

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

Achievement Center‎

101 E 6th St, Erie, PA

(814) 459-2755

Al-Anon Club‎

926 E 6th St, Erie, PA

(814) 455-6648

American Heart Association‎

823 Filmore Ave, Erie, PA

(814) 368-7650

American Red Cross‎

4961 Pittsburgh Ave, Erie, PA

(814) 833-0942

Arc Erie County‎

18 Hess Ave, Erie, PA

(814) 452-4865

Barber Industries West‎

2084 W 16th St, Erie, PA

(814) 878-4146

Barber Industries-Production‎

101 East Ave, Erie, PA

(814) 878-4055

Barber National Institute Dr‎

2084 W 16th St, Erie, PA

(814) 454-4146

Barber National Institute‎

100 Barber Pl, Erie, PA

(814) 878-4033

Barber National Institute‎

99 East Dr, Erie, PA

(814) 456-4064

Bayfront Nato Martin L King Jr‎

312 Chestnut St, Erie, PA

(814) 459-2761

Bethany Outreach Center‎

254 E 10th St, Erie, PA

(814) 456-6254

Booker T Washington Center Inc‎

1720 Holland St, Erie, PA

(814) 453-5744

Boys & Girls Club of Erie Inc‎

1515 E Lake Rd, Erie, PA

(814) 459-1977

Case Management Support Services‎

2185 W 8th St, Erie, PA

(814) 454-7836

Children's Behavioral Health‎

3520 W 26th St, Erie, PA

(814) 833-0355

Children's Mental Health‎

1601 Sassafras St, Erie, PA

(814) 878-3430

Columbus Apartments‎

655 W 16th St, Erie, PA

(814) 455-4369

Community Care‎

462 W 18th St, Erie, PA

(814) 454-6224

Community Living Program‎

1851 Zimmerly Rd, Erie, PA

(814) 864-6470

Community of Caring‎

249 E 21st St, Erie, PA

(814) 453-5556

Community of Caring‎

245 E 8th St, Erie, PA

(814) 456-6661

Community Shelter Services‎

655 W 16th St, Erie, PA

(814) 453-5937

Cornell Abraxas Learning Center‎

121 W 14th St, Erie, PA

(814) 456-7225

Crisis Services‎

1330 W 26th St, Erie, PA

(814) 456-2014