Community Resources

United Way 2-1-1

The United Way supports the 2-1-1 program. This program serves families across Pennsylvania and helps put them in touch with community resources.

The 2-1-1 service is free, confidential, and accessible 24/7.

If you are a family in need of community resources, such as basic needs, health care, income support/employment, mental health, and other essential services, 2-1-1 can help you navigate your community and access local resources.

You are able to connect with a specialist 24/7 to help navigate your community resources by the following ways:

Phone: Dial 2-1-1


Chat: Via their website -

FindHelp.Org is a website that helps families locate local community resources, similar to United Way 2-1-1.

Families can find resources to assist with food resources, housings, household goods, transportation, health care resources, community support, and employment.

Enter your zip codes to begin exploring community resources.

Center for Community Resources

The Support and Referral Line is a 24-hour, 7 days-a-week, listening and referral service provided to all of Pennsylvania during the COVID19 crisis.

Please call 1-855-284-2494 or TTY 724-631-5600 to speak with one of their specialists.

Chester County Help Book - Human and Social Services Guide

The Chester County Help Book is a comprehensive guide that helps community members in Chester County, PA locate a wide variety of resources i. Resources include - child care, counseling, disability services, employment services, food assistance, health services, homelessness prevention, housing assistance, senior services, veteran services, and many more.

Diaper Resources

The Greater Philadelphia Diaper Bank

Lists distribution sites for Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery and Lehigh Valley Counties

Healthy Steps Diaper Bank - Central PA

Lists distribution sites for Central PA counties

Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank

Lists distribution sites for the Greater Pittsburgh Area

Additional Community Resources

PA CareerLink

Virtual employment resources available

Student Work Permit Information

Information student work permits during school closures.