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ASSIST is an emergency support program that assists people who are facing homelessness or other emergencies. We conduct a comprehensive assessment of need and provide vouchers for financial assistance to eligible individuals and families, as well as information and referrals to a wide variety of community resources. The ASSIST office is located in our Fowler Literacy Center building: 200 Ferry Street, Easton, PA.The program is intended to help people in crisis establish stability and to assist them in moving to a more secure future.

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Older mother and daughter smiling sitting on park bench.

ProJeCt is part of the Pennsylvania Continuum of Care and utilizes Coordinated Entry / Pennsylvania 2-1-1 to assist those who are at risk of homelessness. Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East is a free, confidential, non-emergency, comprehensive information and referral service that connects Northampton County residents with the necessary health and human services.

You can reach 2-1-1 by dialing 2-1-1 or (855) 567-5341. 2-1-1 is not intended for emergency use. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.


ProJeCt helps clients navigate and connect to community resources and provides information and case management as needed.


Individuals and families without vision insurance or the ability to obtain eye exams may qualify for one exam and one pair of glasses.


We may provide one month's rent to
those who qualify. Applicants must
provide documentation and demonstrate their ability to sustain housing once assistance has been provided.


Seniors aged 60+ may qualify for assistance paying their home heating fuel bill. Limited metered utility assistance (including gas, electricity, water, and sewer service) is also available to qualified individuals or households.


ProJeCt operates the largest Full
Choice Food Pantry in Northampton
County where residents without the ability to purchase enough food may receive a 3-4 day food supply once per month.

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