Family Promise of Carbon County
Family Promise of Carbon County
Not accepting referrals until further notice

Provides emergency shelter for homeless families with children, clothing, assistance with some material items and referrals to other community services. Average length of stay is 90 days. Must pass random drug test and background checks. 14 spots available.
167 South Third Street
Lehighton, PA 18235
Eligibility: Must have full custody of one child, must be drug/alcohol free and agree to a drug screening, must pass a criminal background check. Preferably Carbon county residents but will serve other county residents.
Hours: Business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm, emergency services 24/7
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 379-4757 Main
Email Address:
Intake Procedure: Call for eligibility; Call 211 or 855-567-5342 for screening and possible referral; Set up interview (approx 1-2 hours), agree to a drug screening. Must pass criminal background check.
Fee Amounts: None
Geographical Area: Carbon, Schuylkill
Wait List: Yes
Service Contact: Krista Brown-Ly, Executive Director, 610-379-4757,
Public Transportation: No
Capacity Limitations: 4 families
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Family Promise of Carbon County
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