Local Services & Resources

FOOD, CLOTHING, AND SHELTER

American Red Cross – Greater Erie Chapter

Food, shelter, clothing, and counseling to victims of disasters.
4961 Pittsburgh Avenue
Erie, PA 16509-6206
Phone: 814-833-0942


Center for Family Services

In-home and center based counseling, parenting classes, housing, counseling, rental and utility assistance, food pantry, and clothing.
213 West Center Street
Meadville, PA 16335-3406
Phone: 814-337-8450
Web: www.thecenter-nwpa.org


Community of Caring

Homeless shelter for seriously mentally ill persons (priority); transitional emergency shelter for other homeless.
245 East 8th Street
Erie, PA 16503-1003
Phone: 814-456-6661
Web: www.thecommunityofcaring.org


Community Shelter Services

24-hour a day response for crisis shelter; permanent supportive, affordable housing for homeless families.
655 West 16th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1606
Phone: 814-455-4369
Web: www.communityshelter.org


Emmaus Ministries

Kitchen – one free meal a day
Pantry – one bag of groceries a week
Kids Café – one free meal a day
218 East 11th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1437
Phone: 814-459-8349


Episcopal Cathedral of St. Paul

Food Pantry
134 West 7th Street
Erie, PA 16501-1004
Phone: 814-452-3779
Web: www.cathedralofstpaul.org


Erie City Mission

Rescue and recovery center providing needy individuals with rest, comfort, food and shelter.
1023 French Street
Erie, PA 16501-2003
Phone: 814-452-4421
Web: www.eriecitymission.org


Erie County Assistance Office

Cash assistance, medical assistance, food stamp benefits, energy assistance program (for heating costs), employment and training services, waiver and nursing home care.
1316 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-1069
Phone: 814-461-2000
Web: www.dpw.state.pa.us


Erie County WIC Program

Assist with self-sufficiency and affordable housing
1720 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-1808
Phone: 814-453-5747
Web: www.hace.org 


Erie Home Team

The Home Team is the coordinated group that works to eradicate the problem of homelessness in our community. We are service providers, representatives of government, consumers, housing providers, and others who are interested in the problems of homelessness.
Web: http://www.eriehometeam.org/get-help/   


Housing Authority

Nutritious food and formula for pregnant women, infants and children to age 5.
606 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-452-2425
Web: www.eriecountywic.org


Joel Two Restoration Outreach Inc.

Food, clothing, and small house hold items.
2201 Reed Street
Erie, PA 16503-2137
Phone: 814-455-4464


Mercy Center for Women

Transitional housing, self-improvement classes, professional clothing for homeless woman at least 20 years of age with or without children who are willing to work at improving their life situation.
1039 East 27th Street
Erie, PA 16054-2919
Phone: 814-455-4577
Web: www.mcwerie.org


Metro Erie Meals on Wheels

Meals delivered to those physically or mentally disabled, aged, or home bound.
1128 State Street, Suite 317
Erie, PA 16501-1928
Phone: 814-452-6930
Web: www.mealsonwheelserie.org


Project Hope Outreach Services

Assistance to homeless individuals and families to locate and access support services and appropriate housing.
1033 East 26th Street
Erie, PA 16504-2951
Phone: 814-456-8073
Web: www.euma-erie.org


Rainbow Connection Thrift Store

Small charge or free to clients with vouchers from churches and agencies for used clothing and shoes, and small household goods and books.
1516 Buffalo Road
Erie, PA 16510-1002
Phone: 814-453-4080
Web: www.euma-erie.org


Safe Journey

Free domestic violence services and shelter for abused woman and their children.
PO Box 208
Union City, PA 16438-0208
Phone: 814-438-2675
Web: www.mysafejourney.org


Saint Martin Center

Emergency assistance – food, financial, prescription, clothing, and household items.
1701 Parade Street
Erie, PA 16503-1956
Phone: 814-452-6113
Web: www.stmartincenter.org


Saint Patrick’s Haven

Helps serve homeless males.
147 East 12th Street
Erie, PA 16501-1907
Phone: 814-454-7219


The Salvation Army

Homeless shelter, food bank, emergency clothes and furnishing assistance.
1022 Liberty Street
Erie, PA 16502-1265
Phone: 814-454-6497


Second Harvest Food Bank of NWPA

Basic food banking, state food purchase program, and Kids Café.
1507 Grimm Drive
Erie, PA 16501-1580
Phone: 814-459-3663
Web: www.eriefoodbank.org


Upper Room

Support as available to poor and homeless.
1024 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501-1811
Phone: 814-459-3983

 

 

ALCOHOL & DRUGS

 

Al-Anon Family Groups

2202 West 15th Street
Erie, PA 16505-4510
Phone: 814-454-4730
Web: www.al-anon.alateen.org


Alcoholics Anonymous

1012 East 28th Street
Erie, PA 16504-1347
Phone: 814-452-2675
Web: www.aaeriepa.org


Community House

Specialized drug and alcohol treatment for women 18 years and older.
521 West 7th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1334
Phone: 814-459-5853
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org


Cove Forge Behavioral Health System

Group and individual substance abuse treatment.
1940 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505-4937
Phone: 814-452-2856
Web: www.whitedeerrun.com


Daniel S. Snow Recovery House

Residential, inpatient, non-hospital treatment program for men over the age of 18 who require a structure living environment after completing a more restrictive level treatment.
361 West 5th Street
Erie, PA 16507-1242
Phone: 814-456-5758
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org


Deerfield Dual Diagnosis, LP

Adult non-hospital based short-term residential program for males and females over 18 who have a history of chemical dependency and mental health problems.
1813 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-1809
Phone: 814-878-2100
Web: www.stairwaysbh.org


Erie County Office of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Treatment services for any Erie County resident without private insurance and veteran’s benefits.
155 West 8th Street, Suite 418
Erie, PA 16501-1012
Phone: 814-451-6877
Web: www.eriecountygov.org


Esper Treatment Center

Adults over the age of 18 with an opiate addiction of over a year.
25 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16501-2101
Phone: 814-459-0817


Gaundenzia Erie, Inc.

Males and females over the age of 18 with a chemical dependency problem.
141 West 11th Street
Erie, PA 16501-1722
Phone: 814-459-6304
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org


Glenbeigh Center of Erie

Outpatient services for substance abuse.
4906 Richmond Street
Erie, PA 16509-1978
Phone: 814-864-4226
Web: www.glenbeigh.com


Harborcreek Youth Services

Adjudicated dependent and/or delinquent youth referred by Juvenile Probation, Children and Youth Services, and Mental Health: Counseling, drug and alcohol treatment, sexual offender/victim services, nursing services, psychiatric and psychological consultations, and educational services.
5712 Iroquois Avenue
Harborcreek, PA 16421-1009
Phone: 814-899-7664
Web: www.hys-erie.org


Maria House Project

Drug and alcohol counseling for men who are homeless and/or have been involved in the criminal justice system and in need of a drug-alcohol free environment.
1218 French Street
Erie, PA 16501-2035
Phone: 814-454-0891


Millcreek Community Health Detoxification Unit

Male or female, 18 years or over, seeking medically managed detoxification from drugs and alcohol. It is an inpatient program based on variable length of stay.
5515 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509-2603
Phone: 814-868-8217
Web: www.millcreekcommunityhospital.com


Pyramid Healthcare

1224 French Street
Erie, PA 16501-2030
Phone: 814-456-2203
Web:www.pyramidhealthcarepa.com


Saint Vincent Serenity Recovery Center

Adult male and female patients with addiction issues.
232 West 25th Street
Erie, PA 16544-0002
Phone: 814-452-5219
Web: www.saintvincenthealth.com


Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center

All homeless unattached males 21 years and over whom have identifiable and treatable handicaps, alcohol problems, etc.
1022 Liberty Street
Erie, PA 16502-1265
Phone: 814-454-6497
Web: www.use.salvationarmy.org


Trinity Center

Education and alternative activities for children and youth ages 6-18 years old ? focuses on drug and alcohol prevention and awareness.
462 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1765
Phone: 814-453-2468
Web: www.bethesda-home.org


Veterans Administration Readjustment Counseling Center

Substance abuse information and counseling for veterans.
240 West 11th Street, Suite 105
Erie, PA 16501-1814
Phone: 814-453-7955
Web: www.vetcenter.va.gov

 

MENTAL HEALTH

Services for children ages birth through 21 years of age with physical disability, developmental delays, or mental health/behavioral issues.
4950 West 23rd Street
Erie, PA 16506-5802
Phone: 814-459-2755
Web: www.achievementctr.org


Barber National Institute

Acute Program for Children with Mental Health Needs (with intellectual disabilities)
This intensive three week therapeutic program is designed for children and teens ages 4-18 with a qualifying mental health diagnosis, including those with a co-occurring Autism Spectrum diagnosis or intellectual disability.

Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services for Children (with intellectual disabilities)
Behavioral specialist consultants, mobile therapists, and therapeutic support staff are available through this service.

Blended Case Management (with intellectual disabilities)
Supports families of children, teens, and young adults (up to age 21), assists families with needs spanning all areas of the child or adolescent’s life, including medical, mental health, educational, social, and vocational issues.

Brief Structural Family Therapy (with intellectual disabilities)
Established to address a family’s communication and structure challenges in the home.

Intensive, In-Home Therapy for Youth with Autism & Qualifying Behavioral Health Diagnosis (with intellectual disabilities)
In-home therapy for children and adolescents with qualifying behavioral health diagnosis including autism, ADHD, anxiety, depression.

Social Skills Development for Children with Behavioral Health Needs (with intellectual disabilities)
Help children and adolescents with social cognitive challenges and mental health needs build social communication.

Trauma & Grief Counseling (with intellectual disabilities)
Treat emotional and behavioral problems in children with a qualifying mental health or high functioning ASD diagnosis who have experienced traumatic events, grief, and loss.

100 Barber Place
Erie, PA 16507-1863
Phone: 814-460-6218
Web: www.barberinstitute.org


Catholic Charities


Support services for individuals with mental health disabilities.

329 West 10th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1440
Phone: 814-456-2091


Corry Counseling Services

Counseling, medical treatment, psychological testing, etc.
45 East Washington Street
Corry, PA 16407-1638
Phone: 814-664-7761


Deerfield Dual Diagnosis

Adult non-hospital based short-term residential program for males and females over 18 who have a history of chemical dependency and mental health problems.
1813 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-2100
Phone: 814-878-2100


Erie County Care Management

Serving the behavioral health and developmental disabilities systems in Erie County to provide for Mental Health Administrative Case Management, Developmental Disabilities and Early Intervention Service Coordination for individuals with mental illness.
1601 Sassafras Street
Erie, PA 16502-1858
Call: 814-528-0600


Lakeshore Community Services

Intensive case management for individuals with mental illness.
1350 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508-1402
Phone: 814-456-9962


Mental Health Associations of Northwestern Pennsylvania (MHA)

Peer support groups, recreational activities, volunteer and pre-employment opportunities, etc.
1101 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501-1839
Phone: 814-452-4462


North Shore Psychological Associates

120 East 2nd Street #3
Erie, PA 16507-1537
Phone: 814-452-8213


Safe Harbor Behavioral Health

Therapy, psychiatric and nursing services, TSS, mobile therapy, and behavioral specialist services.
1330 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16507-1402
Phone: 814-459-9300
Web: www.safeharborbh.org


Saint Vincent Inpatient Mental Health Unit

232 West 25th Street
Erie, PA 16544-0002
Phone: 814-452-5000


Sarah Reed Children’s Center

Full continuum of mental and behavioral services for children.
1020 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 16503-1517
Phone: 814-455-6562
Web: www.sarahreed.org


Stairways Behavioral Health

Behavioral health treatments, rehabilitation and supports, including targeted case managements.
2185 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505-4747
Phone: 814-453-5806
Web: www.stairwaysbh.org


Therapeutic Riding Equestrian Center (TREC)

8342 Platz Road
Erie, PA 16415-2821
Phone: 814-474-5276
Web: www.trecerie.org


Warren State Hospital

Inpatient mental health care providing individualized goal directed treatment.
33 Main Drive
North Warren, PA 16365-5001
Phone: 814-723-5500
Web: www.dpw.state.pa.us