Local Services & Resources


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





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

521 West 7th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1334
Phone: 814-459-5853
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org

*Specialized drug and alcohol treatment for women 18 years and older.

Cove Forge Behavioral Health System

1940 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505-4937
Phone: 814-452-2856
Web: www.whitedeerrun.com

*Group and individual substance abuse treatment.

Daniel S. Snow Recovery House

361 West 5th Street
Erie, PA 16507-1242
Phone: 814-456-5758
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org

*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.

Deerfield Dual Diagnosis, LP

1813 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-1809
Phone: 814-878-2100
Web: www.stairwaysbh.org

*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.

Erie County Office of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

155 West 8th Street, Suite 418
Erie, PA 16501-1012
Phone: 814-451-6877
Web: www.eriecountygov.org

*Treatment services for any Erie County resident without private insurance and veteran?s benefits.

Esper Treatment Center

25 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16501-2101
Phone: 814-459-0817

*Adults over the age of 18 with an opiate addiction of over a year.

Gaundenzia Erie, Inc.

141 West 11th Street
Erie, PA 16501-1722
Phone: 814-459-6304
Web: www.gaudenziaerie.org

*Males and females over the age of 18 with a chemical dependency problem.

Glenbeigh Center of Erie

4906 Richmond Street
Erie, PA 16509-1978
Phone: 814-864-4226
Web: www.glenbeigh.com

*Outpatient services for substance abuse.

Harborcreek Youth Services

5712 Iroquois Avenue
Harborcreek, PA 16421-1009
Phone: 814-899-7664
Web: www.hys-erie.org

*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.

Maria House Project

1218 French Street
Erie, PA 16501-2035
Phone: 814-454-0891

*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.

Millcreek Community Health Detoxification Unit

5515 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509-2603
Phone: 814-868-8217
Web: www.millcreekcommunityhospital.com

*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.

Pyramid Healthcare

1224 French Street
Erie, PA 16501-2030
Phone: 814-456-2203

Saint Vincent Serenity Recovery Center

232 West 25th Street
Erie, PA 16544-0002
Phone: 814-452-5219
Web: www.saintvincenthealth.com

*Adult male and female patients with addiction issues.

Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center

1022 Liberty Street
Erie, PA 16502-1265
Phone: 814-454-6497
Web: www.use.salvationarmy.org

*All homeless unattached males 21 years and over whom have identifiable and treatable handicaps, alcohol problems, etc.

Trinity Center

462 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502-1765
Phone: 814-453-2468
Web: www.bethesda-home.org

*Education and alternative activities for children and youth ages 6-18 years old ? focuses on drug and alcohol prevention and awareness.

Veterans Administration Readjustment Counseling Center

240 West 11th Street, Suite 105
Erie, PA 16501-1814
Phone: 814-453-7955
Web: www.vetcenter.va.gov

*Substance abuse information and counseling for veterans.



4950 West 23rd Street
Erie, PA 16506-5802
Phone: 814-459-2755
Web: www.achievementctr.org

*Services for children ages birth through 21 years of age with physical disability, developmental delays, or mental health/behavioral issues.

Barber National Institute

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

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.

Catholic Charities

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

*Support services for individuals with mental health disabilities.

Corry Counseling Services

45 East Washington Street
Corry, PA 16407-1638
Phone: 814-664-7761

*Counseling, medical treatment, psychological testing, etc.

Deerfield Dual Diagnosis

1813 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16503-2100
Phone: 814-878-2100

*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.

Erie County Care Management

1601 Sassafras Street
Erie, PA 16502-1858
Call: 814-528-0600

*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.

Lakeshore Community Services

1350 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508-1402
Phone: 814-456-9962

*Intensive case management for individuals with mental illness.

Mental Health Associations of Northwestern Pennsylvania (MHA)

1101 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501-1839
Phone: 814-452-4462

*Peer support groups, recreational activities, volunteer and pre-employment opportunities, etc.

North Shore Psychological Associates

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

Safe Harbor Behavioral Health

1330 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16507-1402
Phone: 814-459-9300
Web: www.safeharborbh.org

*Therapy, psychiatric and nursing services, TSS, mobile therapy, and behavioral specialist services.

Saint Vincent Inpatient Mental Health Unit

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

Sarah Reed Children’s Center

1020 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 16503-1517
Phone: 814-455-6562
Web: www.sarahreed.org

*Full continuum of mental and behavioral services for children.

Stairways Behavioral Health

2185 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505-4747
Phone: 814-453-5806
Web: www.stairwaysbh.org

*Behavioral health treatments, rehabilitation and supports, including targeted case managements.

Therapeutic Riding Equestrian Center (TREC)

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

Warren State Hospital

33 Main Drive
North Warren, PA 16365-5001
Phone: 814-723-5500
Web: www.dpw.state.pa.us

*Inpatient mental health care providing individualized goal directed treatment.