RESOURCES TO ASSIST FAMILIES
Provides emergency services such as food, clothing, shelter and utility assistance
Interfaith Food Cupboard – 215-885-2234 – Abington
God’s Abundance Food Pantry – St. Anne’s Church in Abington - 215-659-1674
Jenkintown United Methodist Church Food Cupboard - 215-886-7250
New Life Presbyterian Church Food Cupboard – Glenside 215-576-0892
North Hills Food Cupboard – 215-572-9185
Willow Grove Seven Day Adventist Church Cupboard - 215-657-8364
Mattie N. Dixon Community Food Cupboard - Ambler - 215-628-3002
Adventist Community Service – 610-489-6671- Norristown
Catholic Social Services – 610-279-7372 - Norristown
Patrician Society of Central Norristown – 610-272-6316
Salvation Army – Norristown - 610-275-1323
WIC – 215-887-8006
Nutritional program for Women, Infants and Children. Provides vouchers for healthy foods for moms and kids up to age 5.
COMPASS – Online Application for Pennsylvania Social Services
(food stamps, medical assistance, cash assistance, etc.)
Montgomery County Assistance Office -610-270-3500
Fuel assistance, food stamps, medical assistance, and cash assistance
Cadcom – 610-277-6363
Willow Grove Seven Day Adventist Church – 215-572-7152
Mattie Dixon Community Center – Ambler – 215-628-3002
Community Housing Services – Lansdale – 215-362-5250
Community Interfaith Emergency Services – 610-277-4242
Missionaries of Charity – Norristown - 610-277-5962
Adventist Community Service - Norristown– 610-489-6671
Salvation Army – Norristown – 610-275-1323
LIHEAP – 866-857-7095
Low income energy assistance program
Montgomery County Assistance Office – 610-270-3500
Fuel Assistance, food stamps, medical assistance, cash assistance.
Welfare Helpline – 800-692-7462
Interfaith Housing Alliance (Ambler) – 215-628-4009
Interfaith Hospitality Network – Mainline – 610-277-0977
Interfaith of Ambler – 215-628-2334
Provides shelter and casework services to those in housing crisis.
Cadcom – 610-277-6363 – some rental and mortgage assistance, emergency housing
Community Housing Services – 215-362-5250
- Self-Sufficiency Programs, First Time Homebuyers Program, Transitional Housing.
Homeless Prevention Center – 610-275-9105
Nehemiah’s Way – 215-699-8830 – Housing counseling and transitional housing for victims of domestic violence.
Keystone Opportunity Center – 215-723-5430
Norristown Ministries – Hospitality Center – 610-277-1321
Family Services - Shelters
Salvation Army Shelters – 610-275-9225 – some rental assistance and shelters
Montgomery County Housing Authority -610-275-5720
Section 8 (Subsidy) Program for Low Income families; other self-sufficiency and transitional programs.
Willow Grove Community Development Corp. – 215-657-3340
Providing affordable rental housing, affordable housing assistance, first - time homebuyer assistance and counseling
Homeless Assistance Program for Montgomery County – 610-278-3601
Aclamo – 610-277-2570
Aclamo Family Center provides access to economic, educational, health, social and cultural opportunities for low income individuals and families in Montgomery County especially those of Spanish speaking heritage.
www.aclamo.orgFair Housing Council of Montgomery County - Education and advocacy regarding housing discrimination. (215) 579-7711 http://fairhousingmontco.org/
Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center: Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center of Montgomery County is a partnership between Montgomery County's Office of Behavioral Health and Resources for Human Development. CHOC serves homeless adult men and women in Montgomery County. CHOC's two wings include a day center where clients can meet with a caseworker, receive their mail, wash their clothes, apply for benefits, or attend group meetings; the smaller wing is a 50- to 80-bed overnight shelter. 610-292-9244