Social Services Social Service Agencies in Lancaster County

For immediate assistances call the United Way of Lancaster County  2-1-1 or 717-394-0731 or contact them through their website at www.uwlanc.org

Abuse/Assault

Adoptions/Foster Care Services

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Services

Budget Counseling

  • Love INC of Lancaster County: 717-735-7540 or www.loveinc.org
  • Neighborhood Services: 717-392-2175
  • Tabor Community Services: 717-397-5182 or www.tabornet.org

Clothing Resources

Counseling

Disability

Disaster Services

Education Services

Special Preschool Programs

Employment

Financial Assistance

Food Banks

Furniture Resources

Government Agencies

Housing

  • Emergency Shelters
    • Crispus Attucks: 717-394-6604
    • Domestic Violence Services of Lancaster County: 717-299-1249
    • Water Street Rescue Mission: 717-393-7709 or www.wsm.org
  • Section 8
    • Lancaster City Housing Authority: 717-397-2835 or www.lcha.ws
    • Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authority: 717-394-0793 or www.lchra.com
  • Affordable Housing
  • Housing Opportunities and Education

Short Term Housing

Home Repair/Weatherization

Legal Service
Behavioral Health/Disability Services

Mental Retardation

Pregnancy Services

Transportation Services

Utility Assistance

  • Assistance Office of Lancaster County(LIHEAP): 717-299-7543 or www.dhs.pa.gov
  • Community Action Program: 717-299-7301 or www.caplanc.org
  • PPL: 1-800-342-5775 or www.pplelectric.com
  • UGI: 1-800-276-2722 or www.ugi.com
  • UTAP(Telephone Assistance): 1-800-771-3312
  • Verizon: 1-800-640-4155 (Lifeline and Link-up programs)

Veteran/Military Services