Housing and Homelessness Assistance

COVID Implications Housing Survey

If you or someone that you know are having challenges paying rent/mortgage we invite you to take this brief anonymous survey to better understand the housing needs in our region.  Take the Survey.

Catholic Charities offers practical assistance to those who are homeless or at-risk of losing their homes.

Allegheny County

St. Joseph House of Hospitality 412-471-0666

Private, furnished rooms available to men 50 years or older with limited income who are homeless or at risk of homelessness

Additional services:

  • Comprehensive case management, including connections to medical and psychiatric care, drug and alcohol treatment, veterans assistance, housing services and job-seeking help
  • Three daily meals in a full-service dining room
  • Linen services
  • Access to the free, in-house clothing room
  • In-site support groups
  • Recreational activities

More info

Butler County

Butler County 724-287-4011

We manage Butler County’s waiting list for all housing programs and provide the following services:

  • Emergency Shelter: Hotel accommodation for a limited number of days for homeless individuals and families.
  • Emergency Solutions Grant: Housing relocation, stabilization, and rental assistance to rehouse the homeless and prevent homelessness.
  • Home Again: Permanent supportive housing families with children, in particular those struggling with mental illness, includes vocational and educational assistance, life skills training, rental subsidies, and referrals to substance abuse and mental health treatments.
  • PATH: Permanent supportive housing for young adults between 18 and 24 struggling with mental illness and/or addiction, includes vocational and educational assistance, life skills training, rental subsidies, and referrals to substance abuse and mental health treatments.
  • Rental Assistance: We provide up to one month's rental assistance to help individuals and families avert immediate housing crises.
  • Safe Harbor: Temporary housing and supportive services for homeless individuals and families working towards self-sufficiency.