SCHUYLKILL COUNTY RESOURCE GUIDE

2019/2020 SCHUYLKILL COUNTY RESOURCE GUIDE

 

Meals 

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

 

 

St. Patrick’s Soup Kitchen

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

504 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, PA

                                                               

Pottsville Salvation Army Soup Kitchen                

(Every Fri – noon)                                                            

400 Sanderson St., Pottsville, PA

 

St. Matthew’s the Evangelist

(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

 

God’s Chuckwagon (Mobile Soup Kitchen)

God’s Chuckwagon (Mobile Soup Kitchen)

CLOSED 12/21 to 3/1 (Hours may change)

 (Every Thursday – 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm)

400 E. Market St., Mahanoy City

 

God’s Chuckwagon (Mobile Soup Kitchen)

CLOSED 12/21 to 3/1 (Hours may change)

 (Every Friday – 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm)

B Street, Girardville (near playground)

   

God’s Chuckwagon (Mobile Soup Kitchen)

CLOSED 12/21 to 3/1 (Hours may change)

ASHLAND WILL CLOSE IN 2016

 (Every Friday – 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm)

919 Center St., Ashland

 

CLOSED 12/21 to 3/1 (Hours may change)

116 N. Main St., Shenandoah

(Every Thursday  – 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

 

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

 

Servants to All

4 S. Centre St., Pottsville, PA

570-900-1161

 

Salvation Army Tamaqua

105 W. Broad St., Tamaqua, PA

570-668-0410

 

Pine Grove Council of Churches

(Pine Grove area only)

Rev. Barry Spatz - 570-345-8216

 

Schuylkill Haven Council of Churches Food Pantry

(Schuylkill Haven area only)

570-205-1763

  

St. Matthew’s Parish

(Minersville Area Only)

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

 

 

Clothing

God’s Helping Hands Outlet provides FREE clothing (Wednesdays 10:00AM to 2:00PM)                    570-386-5893

Grace Bible Church, 12 Molino Road, Orwigsburg (near intersection of Route 61 and Route 895 East)

Servants to All “My Father’s House”                                                                                                              570-728-2917

4 South Centre St., Pottsville (Alternate number 570-900-1161)

Faith Church (Last Sunday of the month 12pm-1pm)                                                                               570-366-5131

1168 Centre Turnpike, Orwigsburg, PA 17961

 

Permanent Housing

Schuylkill County Housing Authority (245 Parkway, Schuylkill Haven)                                                    570-385-3400 Pottsville Housing Authority   (410 Laurel Blvd., Pottsville)                                                                       570-628-2702

 

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

Households 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:

Servants to All “My Father’s House” (4 S. Centre,  Pottsville)                                                                      570-900-1161

Catholic Charities (319 Mahantongo St. 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

 

Information & Referral

Schuylkill United Way 2-1-1 (General Human Service Referrals)                                                                                 2-1-1

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 336 N. Front St. Minersville)                                                       570-617-4620

Department of Human Services (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

National Suicide Prevention Hotline                                                                                                                 800-273-8255

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

Servants to All (4 South Centre St., Pottsville)  (Alternate number 570-728-2917)                                    570-900-1161

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

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

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