Temporary and Short-Term Housing

Allentown Rescue Mission

(for men only)
Website
355 West Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA 18105
610-740-5500

Bethlehem Area Churches

For information, call St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
610-865-3603
Shelter provided December through March at a different church each night

Lehigh Conference of Churches

Website
534 Chew Street
Allentown, PA, 18102
610-433-6421
“Founded in 1954 on the principle that working together churches can do more to improve the lives of ‘the least among us’ than any one church can do alone, the Lehigh County Conference of Churches addresses food and nutrition, housing, mental and physical health, and the barriers preventing at-risk youth from succeeding.”

Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living, Inc. 

Website
610-770-9781 (X 129)
Provides information on specialized housing search and support and shared living programs for those with disabilities. Supportive services and financial assistance for very low income veteran families with a member having a disability.

Safe Harbor

(for single men and women)
Website
536 North Bushkill Drive
Easton, PA 18042
610-258-5540

The Salvation Army

344 North Seventh Street
Allentown, PA 18102
610-432-0128

Step by Step

Website
623 West Union Blvd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-867-0688
“Since 1977, Step By Step, Inc. has provided community support services to children and adults in Pennsylvania with mental illness, intellectual disabilities and autism. We are a non-profit agency committed to enhancing the quality of life and personal growth of those we serve. Whether providing day programs for adults and seniors or finding jobs and housing for clients, our singular focus is improving the lives of people with disabilities.”

PENNSYLVANIA HOUSING CHOICES

For a selection of tools to help find housing: http://www.pahousingchoices.org/housing-options/subsidized/

SECTION 8 Housing

( The Federal government’s voucher program for assisting very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled.)

Allentown Housing Authority
1339 West Allen Street
Allentown, PA 18102
610-439-8678

Bethlehem Housing Authority
645 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-865-8312 (Ext 0)

Easton Housing Authority
157 South Fourth Street
Easton, PA 18044
610-258-0806

Lehigh County Housing Authority
333 Ridge Street
Emmaus, PA 18049
610-965-4514

Nazareth Housing Authority
15 Wood Street
Nazareth, PA 18064
610-759-8488 (Ext 10)

Housing for Veterans

Hope for Veterans

(A Program of Community Hope)
Website
2895 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18104
855-483-8466
SSVF@NJ211.org
Drop-In Center (M-F, 8:30-4:30) with counseling, vocational services, and housing aid

Residential Housing for Short-Term Crisis

Click here.