Community Resources

Where to reach Pennsylvania and local government services while practicing social distancing:

  • Talk to Mental Health: Text PA to 741-741
  • Apply for Medicaid: on.pa.gov/compass
  • Apply for SNAP: on.pa.gov/compass
  • Apply for WIC: Call 1-800-942-9467
  • Get help with heating: on.pa.gov/LIHEAP
  • Sign up to vote by mail ballot: VotePA.com/ApplyMailBallot
  • Get answers to tax questions: revenue-pa.custhelp.com
  • Access driver services: dmv.pa.gov/online-services
  • Connect with professional license services: www.pals.pa.gov
  • Learn about school closures: education.pa.gov/COVID19
  • Receive health/safety text alerts: on.pa.gov/AlertPA

 

  • ADAMS COUNTY ASSISTANCE (Public welfare office)

225 S. FRANKLIN STREET

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 334-6241

(800) 638-6816 (Toll-Free)

(717) 334-4104 (Fax)

  • ADAMS COUNTY CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES

525 BOYDS SCHOOL ROAD

(717) 337-0110

http://www.adamscounty.us/Dept/CYS/Pages/default.aspx

The mission of Adams County Children & Youth Services is to ensure that each child and youth in Adams County has a safe and permanent family.

  • ADAMS COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

25 SOUTH 4TH STREET

GETTYSBURG, PA 17325

(717) 337-0060

http://www.adamscountycf.org

  • ADAMS COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY

40 E. HIGH STREET

GETTYSBURG PA 17326

(717) 334-1518

https://www.adamscha.org/Â

  • ADAMS COUNTY OFFICE FOR AGING

318 W. MIDDLE STREET

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 334-9296

  • ADAMS RESCUE MISSION

2515 YORK ROAD

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 334-7502

A Christian organization that provides housing and employment for homeless individuals and families.

  • ADAMS COUNTY VOLUNTEER TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA) COALITION

(717) 334-5809

http://www.uwadams.org/Resources/Volunteer-Income-Tax-Assistance

A partnership between United Way of Adams County, South Central Community Action Program and Manos Unidas Hispanic-American Center, with support from Adams County Office for Aging – Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE), offers FREE federal, state and local tax preparation by IRS-certified VITA/TCE volunteers for seniors, people with disabilities and eligible low and moderate-income residents.

  • ARC OF ADAMS COUNTY

17 RICE AVENUE

BIGLERVILLE, PA 17307

(717) 677-8487

http://www.arcadamspa.org/

Advocacy, Education, Support Services, Goal Setting, & Diversity Celebration For All People With Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities & Their Families.

  • ARC OF PENNSYLVANIA

(888) 745-2357 (PA client assistance program)

Agency provides services for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities. The Pennsylvania client assistance program provides advocacy for people with disabilities seeking services in employment and housing.Â

  • COUNTY OF ADAMS

117 BALTIMORE STREET

GETTYSBURG, PA 17325

(717) 334-6781

http://www.adamscounty.us/

  • FAMILY FIRST HEALTH

1275 YORK ROAD #17

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 337-9400

  • GETTYSBURG SENIOR CENTER

142 N. STRATTON STREET

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 334-5012

https://www.facebook.com/Gettysburg-Area-Senior-Center-317252678335919/about/

  • GETTYSBURG SOUP KITCHEN

22 WEST HIGH STREET (PRINCE OF PEACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH)

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Municipal Building

Main Street Gettysburg

59 East High Street

Gettysburg, PA 17325

Phone:

(717) 334-1518 ext. 229 Elm Street

(717) 337-3491 Main Street Gettysburg

  • LGBT Youth in Crisis hotline

(800) 246-7743

https://www.glbthotline.org/

  • LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND AND PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED (PHILADELPHIA FREE LIBRARY)

(800) 222-1754 (Toll Free)

(215) 683-3217

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/lbph/

Serves Pennsylvania residents who have difficulty reading due to a physical impairment, a reading disability, or a vision challenge, free through the mail and online.

  • MANOS UNIDAS HISPANIC-AMERICAN CENTER INC

19 WEST HIGH STREET

GETTYSBURG, PA 17325

(717) 334-1498

http://www.manosadams.org/

Manos Unidas is a community organization that promotes the integration of the growing diverse population in Adams County through programs that facilitate cross-cultural understanding and appreciation.

  • Â MIDPENN LEGAL SERVICES

(800) 326-9177

http://www.midpenn.org/

  • SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

(800) 772-1213

https://www.ssa.gov/

  • SAFE HOME – HANOVER YWCA (DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES)

24/7 Emergency Hotline: (717) 632-0007

  • SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAMS

153 N. STRATTON STREET

GETTYSBURG PA 17325

(717) 334-7634

www.sccap.org

 

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