Meals  - The following organizations provide regular hot meals at the times noted:

 

St. Patrick’s Soup Kitchen                                                                

(Mon – Thurs 6:00 pm, Sat & Sun – noon)    

510 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, PA

 

Pottsville Salvation Army Soup Kitchen

(Every Fri – noon)

400 Sanderson St., Pottsville, PA

 

St. Matthew’s Parish

(2nd & 4th Wed – 11:00 am – 1:30 pm)

Church & Spencer Sts. , Minersville, PA

 

Tamaqua Trinity Church

(1st Sat. of the month – 4:30 to 6:00 pm)

22 Lafayette St., Tamaqua, PA

 

New Life in Christ Ministries

(Must be Schuylkill County resident)

(Sundays - 1:00 to 2:00 pm)

219 Market St., Cumbola, PA

 

Restoration Fellowship Church

(3rd Sat of month -11:30 am to 1:00 pm)

201 W. Oak St., Shenandoah, PA

 

Emergency Groceries - The following organizations may be able to help with a one-time emergency food distribution. 

 

Salvation Army Pottsville

400 Sanderson St., Pottsville, PA

570-622-5252

 

Pottsville Council of Churches

(Pottsville Area only)

Rev. Jeff Colarossi - 570-622-1760

 

Pine Grove Council of Churches

(Pine Grove area only)

Rev. Barry Spatz - 570-345-8216

 

St. Matthew’s Parish

(Minersville Area)

570-544-2739

 

Schuylkill Community Action

225 N. Centre St., Pottsville, PA

570-622-1995

 

Orwigsburg Area Food Pantry

(Orwigsburg Area Only)

St. John’s UCC - 570-366-2255

 

Mahanoy City - St. Vincent DePaul Society

(Mahanoy City area only)

570-516-0751

 

New Life in Christ Church

(Must be Schuylkill County resident)

(Fridays – 3:00 to 4:30)

219 Market St., Cumbola, PA

 

Temporary / Emergency Housing

The following organizations may be able to assist people in a housing crisis:

 

Veterans - call Veterans Homeless Hotline 877-424-3838

Victims of Domestic & Sexual Abuse - call Schuylkill Women in Crisis (800-282-0634) 570-622-6220

People with Children - call Children & Youth (800-722-8341) 570-628-1050

People with Mental Health Diagnosis - call Service Access & Management 570-621-2700

All others should call:

Schuylkill Community Action (225 N. Centre St., Pottsville) 570-622-1995

Catholic Charities (13 Westwood Rd., Pottsville) 570-628-0466

Salvation Army Pottsville (400 Sanderson St., Pottsville) 570-622-5252

Salvation Army Tamaqua (105 W. Broad St., Tamaqua) 570-668-0410

Schuylkill Haven Council of Churches (if you are from Schuylkill Haven Area Only- One night only) 570-385-2049

Permanent Housing

Schuylkill County Housing Authority (245 Parkway, Schuylkill Haven) 570-385-3400

Pottsville Housing Authority (410 Laurel Blvd., Pottsville) 570-628-2702

Information & Referral:

 

Alcoholics Anonymous 570-628-4550

American Red Cross (1402 Laurel Blvd., Pottsville) 570-622-9550

Children & Youth Services of Schuylkill County (410 N. Centre St., Pottsville) 570-628-1050

Community Mission (Pastor Bob Alonge) 781-413-7604

Department of Public Assistance (2640 Woodglen Rd., Pottsville) 570-621-3000

Internet Access, Pottsville Library, (215 West Market Street, Pottsville) 570-622-8880

Mid-Penn Legal Services (315 N. Centre St., Suite 201, Pottsville) 570-628-3931

Narcotics Anonymous 800-397-3680

Office of Drug & Alcohol (108 South Claude A. Lord Blvd., 2nd Floor, Pottsville) 570-621-2890

Sexual Assault & Resource Counseling Center (17 Westwood Centre, Pottsville) 570-628-2965

Schuylkill Community Action (225 N. Centre St., Pottsville) 570-622-1995

Schuylkill County Crisis Hotline 877-993-4357

Schuylkill Women in Crisis Hotline (800-282-0634) 570-622-6220

Senior Services (110 E. Laurel Blvd., Pottsville) 570-622-3103

Service Access & Management, Inc. (590 Terry Reiley Way, Pottsville) 570-621-2700

Social Security Administration (2221 W. Market St., Pottsville) 866-269-0880

Supportive Services for Veterans & their Families 570-604-6948

Veteran’s Outreach Social Worker (717-272-6621 ext. 4732) 570-933-1140

Veterans Affairs - Schuylkill County 570-628-1400

Veterans Suicide/Crisis Hotline 800-273-8255

 

 

Schuylkill County Food Distribution Network:

Please check the “Area Served” for where you reside and only visit the pantry assigned to your municipality. Please

call Schuylkill Community Action for referral information at (570) 622-1995, from 8-4PM Monday-Friday.

 

Ashland Area Food Pantry

James Gruber, (570) 875-2805

 

Girardville Area Food Pantry

Jason Schally, SCA, (570) 622-1995

 

Mahanoy Area Food Pantry

Greg Reser, (570) 462-2322

 

McAdoo Area Food Pantry

Marion DeBalko, (570) 929-1628

 

Minersville Area Food Pantry

Jason Schally, SCA, (570) 622-1995

 

New Ringgold Area Food Pantry

Jason Schally, SCA (570) 622-1995

 

Nuremburg Area Food Pantry

J. Markoskie (570) 384-4130-S.Driscoll (570) 384-4342

 

Orwigsburg Area Food Pantry

Located at 232 E. Market St., Orwigsburg

3rd Sat of the month, 9:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Pine Grove Area Food Pantry

Cathy Nagle, (570) 345-3033

 

 

Port Carbon Area Food Pantry

For appointments, (570) 622-7920

 

 

Pottsville Area Food Pantry

Jason Schally, SCA, (570) 622-1995

 

 

Ringtown Valley Food Pantry

Suzie Drukker, (570) 889-3755

 

 

Schuylkill Haven Area Food Pantry

Shirley German, (570) 205-1763

 

 

Schuylkill Valley Food Pantry

Rip Rowan, (570) 277-6326

 

 

Shenandoah Area Food Pantry

Jason Schally, SCA, (570) 622-1995

 

 

Tamaqua Area Food Pantry

Esther Stofocik, (570) 668-0410

 

 

Tremont Area Food Pantry

Jim Robinson, (570) 695-2131

 

 

Tri-Valley Food Pantry

Craig Coleman and Neal Shadle, (570) 682-9133

 

 

Williams Valley Food Pantry

Donna Hunter, (717) 647-9486

SCHUYLKILL COUNTY RESOURCE GUIDE

4  South Centre Street    Pottsville  PA    17901    ~    (570) 728-2917 or (570) 900-1161

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