ACT In Faith of Greater West Chester
ACT in Faith - Financial Assistance and Community Cupboard
Provides support in 3 basic program areas:
-Basic Need(eg. groceries, medical expenses)
-Employment Support(eg. transportation costs, ID, cell phone, resume/job search, education fees, pre-employment costs etc...),
-Housing Stabilization(eg. evection and utility shut-off prevention, fuel, storage etc...).

The services through which these programs provide support are: Client Emergency Fund-emergency financial assistance, Community Closet-grocery cupboard that focuses on personal care and household items (not covered by SNAP/FoodStamps) and supplemental dry food goods, and the ACT Now Network-email network of those willing to be informed when there is an urgent need (e.g.clothing, home goods, ride to doctor).
212 South High Street
West Chester, PA 19382
Eligibility: Residency in the West Chester zip codes.
Hours: Mondays, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesdays, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Thursdays,10:30am to 12:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (484) 324-8492 Main
Email Address: contact@actinfaithgwc.org
Intake Requirements: Intakes for financial assistance require proof of all income and expenses. Call for an appointment.
Intake Procedure: Call 484-324-8492 or email contact@actinfaithgwc.org for an appointment.
Fee Amounts: None.
Facility/ADA access: ADA accessible.
Languages Spoken: English and Spanish (limited to 1 day per week).
Services:
  • Child Care Expense Assistance
  • Commodity Supplemental Food Program
  • Food Pantries
  • General Clothing Provision
  • Health Insurance Premium Assistance
  • Job Finding Assistance
  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
  • Mortgage Payment Assistance
  • Prejob Guidance
  • Prescription Expense Assistance
  • Telephone Service Payment Assistance
  • Transportation Passes
  • Utility Bill Payment Plan Negotiation Assistance
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ACT In Faith of Greater West Chester
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