RESOURCES

Resources

Please check under the Advocacy section for additional resources that are available.

412 Youth Zone: Downtown Drop-In Center & May 2018 Events

412 Youth Zone:  Downtown Drop-In Center & May 2018 Events

Youth ages 16-23 aging out of the Foster Care System and/or experiencing homelessness can seek help at the 412 Youth Zone. Whether it is knowing who are reliable supports, finding a job, earning a GED, securing affordable housing--learning how to be independent ca ... Learn more »

Youth Support Partner Employment Oppurtunity

Youth Support Partner Employment Oppurtunity

The Youth and Family Training Institute in collaboration with the State of Pennsylvania made the decision to include Youth Support Partners (YSP) as members of the High Fidelity Wraparound (HFW) team when requested by the youth or young adult being served. Although ... Learn more »

Youth Support Partner Services

The goals of the Youth Support Partners (YSP) program are to educate and empower youth about their role in the planning process for their future and to bring the voice of youth to the forefront during every phase of service development and provision to effect posit ... Learn more »

JOB CORPS

Job Corps

Job Corps is a great opportunity to earn wages while you receive high tech training - at no coast to you ... Learn more »

Links to Housing Help: Allegheny Link

Links to Housing Help:  Allegheny Link

The Allegheny Link connects people in need to available housing resources. ... Learn more »

Independent Living Resources: How to get your critical documents!

Independent Living Resources: How to get your critical documents!

Critical documents--birth certificate, social security card, identification--are vital & important to living independently. Learn how to access those missing critical documents here. ... Learn more »

Fresh Access

Fresh Access

Now you can use your FOOD STAMPS to shop for FARM - FRESH GOODS at area FARMERS MARKETS! ... Learn more »

BigBurgh app helps connect homeless youth with services ranging from laundry & medical care to a meal or a bed.

The BigBurgh App

BigBurgh.Com is a mobile-optimized web site that pulls together the services that can most help those who are having a tough time--especially those at risk of becoming homeless or those who are homeless. Only FREE services are free, good, and welcoming are include ... Learn more »

Learn how to receive free driving education lessons

FREE! Driving Education

Learn how to receive free driving education lessons from Auberle. Get help obtaining your permit & behind the wheel lessons! ... Learn more »

Produce to People

Produce to People

Produce to People is the Food Bank’s large-scale produce distribution program. Each family receives 30-50 pounds of food, mostly fresh produce ... Learn more »

LGBTQ Youth Drop - In

Persad Youth Drop - In

Persad LGBTQ Youth Drop - In. Every Tuesday & Thursay 3:00 - 9:00 PM ... Learn more »

Stop Smoking Program at UPMC Passavant

Stop Smoking Program at UPMC Passavant

UPMC Passavant is offering support and classes to help you stop smoking ... Learn more »

RECIPE RAINBOW

RECIPE RAINBOW

Recipe Rainbow is a free smartphone app that provides nutritious recipes at your fingertips! ... Learn more »

Hope On The Path of Empowerment

Hope On The Path of Empowerment

Catholic Charities Team Hope provide programs, case management worth, one- on- one support, and links to community resources and service. ... Learn more »

Free Quality Medical and Dental Care Available

Welcoming all, those without medical or dental insurance. Those with ... Learn more »

Educate and Earn Baby Supplies

Educate and Earn Baby Supplies

Here are a few great resources to help expecting mothers and fathers with new or gently used baby supplies. Also, free classes to learn about pregnancy and what to expect. ... Learn more »

ADOLESCENT MEDICINE CLINIC

ADOLESCENT MEDICINE CLINIC

Accessible health care services for adolescents. ... Learn more »

Jeremiah's Place:  Crisis Nursery

Jeremiah's Place is a crisis nursery which will provide temporary safe care of children ages 6 and younger when their families are in crisis. Staffed by trained child-care professionals, children will be cared for up to three days. A delightful social worker will m ... Learn more »

Free Dentistry Services

Your health is essential to continually meeting your goals & feeling good about yourself. These free dentistry clinics empower you to access great care. Keep your smile healthy & contact the most convenient clinic for you! ... Learn more »

Free Clothing Closets

Gently used items to the public, including furniture, household goods, appliances, clothing and may also have school supplies such as backpacks, baby clothing and items including bassinets, cribs, car seats, infant carriers, bath tubs, diapers, and even baby formul ... Learn more »

Foster Care Scholarships & Websites to Research Other Scholarships

Scholarships for foster youth, adopted youth, or biological youth of licensed foster parent, who wish to further their education beyond high school, including college/universities, vocational/technical school or junior college ... Learn more »

Mental Health Community Resources

Service coordination units will assess your treatment needs and your ability to pay. Adult Mental Health Advocates serve individuals, family members, providers, & community members who are trying to connect with resources, understand the mental health system, or le ... Learn more »

What is HealthShack? HealthShack

HealthShack™, is the place to keep life records – everything from your birth certificate to social security card to medical history. It’s a secure and simple-to-use site developed for youth like us, by youth like us, to store documents that are super important, yet easy to lose.