We all have been down on our luck. This page is dedicated to getting the help you might need.
♦ Discounts for Pennsylvania ACCESS/EBT Card holders. These apply to adults and children over 2. Under 2 are free with card. Note: If you have either of these, they will both get you the discount. Just have ID with you.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Carnegie Science Center – http://www.carnegiesciencecenter.org/ – general admission for up to four people for $3 each. Carnegie Museum of Natural History – http://www.carnegiemnh.org/ – general admission for up to four people for $1 each The Andy Warhol Museum – http://www.warhol.org/ – general admission for up to four people for $1 each Carnegie Museum of Art – http://www.cmoa.org/ – general admission for up to four people for $1 each Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh – https://pittsburghkids.org/ – general admission for up to four people for $2 each
♦ Food Banks in the Greater Pittsburgh Area: Please call ahead of time in case they have changed their times/days. Check out these site also for more information.
♦ Government Assistance: You will be able to apply for the following benefits through COMPASS: https://www.compass.state.pa.us/
Health Care Coverage
Select Plan for Women
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps)
Free or Reduced Price School Meals
Child Care Works
Long Term Living Services
Intellectual Disabilities Services (non-medical assistance)
Consolidated Waiver for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Person/Family Directed Support(P/FDS) Waiver for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
♦ Pennsylvania Unemployment Benefits:http://www.uc.pa.gov/
If you know of any places that should be added please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
♦ Parent Support Groups
Advocacy Network (C.A.N.) • 412-310-1750
Angel’s Place, Inc. (formerly Mom’s House) • 412-321-4447
Birthright (unplanned pregnancy) • 412-621-1988
Children with Diabetes Support (JDRF) • 412-471-1414
Cancer Caring Center • 412-622-1212
Care 21 (Down Syndrome Support) • 724-444-6956
Catholic Charities • 412-456-6999
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh • Parenting Classes & Workshops—412-692-7105
Good Samaritan Hospice • 724-933-8888
International Dyslexia Association • www.interdys.org
Jewish Family/Children Services • 412-422-7200
La Leche League • 412-276-5630
Lifeline of S W PA (pregnancy support) • 724-282-1200
Magee Pregnancy Hotline • 800-454-8155
MOMS Clubs • www.momsclub.org
Mothers and More • www.mothersandmore.org
Mothers of Multiples • www.npmoms.org
MOPS (Mothers of preschoolers) • www.mops.org
People Concerned/Unborn Child • 412-531-9272
Warm Line – Family Resources • 800-641-4546
Women’s Choice Network • 412-687-7767
YWCA Women’s Counseling • 412-255-1162