Allegheny County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Allegheny County Pennsylvania social services and programs related to public assistance. Public assistance is provided by Food Stamp Offices, Medicaid Offices, Social Security Offices, WIC Offices, and Housing Authorities.


A Food Stamp Office is a government office at the local level that provides nutritional assistance through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP benefits are available to income-eligible households in order to reduce food insecurity and poverty by supplementing the food purchasing power of the household. A Food Stamp Office can assist eligible families in enrolling for SNAP benefits and receiving nutritional assistance benefits. These food assistance benefits include a monthly stipend to purchase household food items or plants and seeds to grow food.

Allegheny County Assistance Food Stamp Office 332 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-565-2232

Allegheny County Assistance Food Stamp Office 301 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-565-2146

Allegheny County Assistance Liberty District Food Stamp Office 332 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-565-2652

Greater Pittsburgh East District Food Stamp Office 5947 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15206 412-645-7400

McKeesport Southeast District Food Stamp Office 220 6th Street McKeesport PA 15132 412-664-6800

Pittsburgh Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Food Stamp Office 5947 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15206 412-562-0330


A Housing Authority is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides housing assistance and support to income-eligible people. Housing Authorities offer a range of services, including rental assistance, access to long-term low-income rental housing, and housing support. Housing Authorities often provide additional support services to tenants, including education and job training, access to healthcare services, and other social services.

Allegheny County Authority 620 Sixth Street Pitcairn PA 15140 412-351-1360

Allegheny County Housing Authority 625 Stanwix Street Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-402-2671

Allegheny County Housing Authority 29 Prospect Street Turtle Creek PA 15145 412-824-4796

Allegheny County Housing Authority 25 North 2nd Street Duquesne PA 15110 412-466-8550

Allegheny County Housing Authority 21 Locust Street McKees Rocks PA 15136 412-771-9718

Allegheny County Housing Authority FRAZIER St Braddock PA 15104 412-351-0552

Allegheny County Housing Authority 121 Village Drive Coraopolis PA 15108 412-264-3560

Allegheny County Housing Authority 441 East 8th Avenue Homestead PA 15120 412-462-6206

Allegheny County Housing Authority WYLIE Ave Clairton PA 15025 412-233-4373

Allegheny County Housing Authority 1 Municipal Drive Natrona Heights PA 15065 724-226-0577

Allegheny County Housing Authority 504 Pittsburgh Street Springdale PA 15144 724-274-7303

Allegheny County Housing Authority 215 Allegheny Street Tarentum PA 15084 724-226-1070

Allegheny County Housing Authority 314 Commerce Street Wilmerding PA 15148 412-823-3472

Allegheny County Housing Authority 2400 Sharp Avenue West Mifflin PA 15122 412-460-0486

Allegheny County Housing Authority 500 Hunter Street Turtle Creek PA 15145 412-823-8009

Clairton Housing Authority 565 Reed Street Clairton PA 15025 412-233-9544

McKeesport Housing Authority MARKET St McKeesport PA 15132 412-673-9831

Pittsburgh Housing Authority 200 Ross Street Pittsburgh PA 15219 412-456-5000

Scranton Township Housing Authority 4 Merli Ln Scott PA 18447 570-344-1091

West Mifflin Housing Authority 2400 Sharp Avenue West Mifflin PA 15122 412-466-4111

Whitehall Housing Authority 3150 Lehigh Street Whitehall PA 18052 610-266-0656


A WIC Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that provides support to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC is a supplemental food program, and in addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help getting other social services. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance.

Allegheny County Carnegie Health Department WIC Office 239 Fourth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-278-2510

Allegheny County Pittsburgh Downtown WIC Office 239 Fourth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-350-7240

Allegheny County WIC Office 239 Fourth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15222 412-350-5801

Carnegie 115 WIC Office 1100 Washington Avenue Carnegie PA 15106 412-278-2510

Clairton Health Center WIC Office 559 Miller Avenue Clairton PA 15025 412-641-3267

Mckees Rocks Focus on Renewal Center WIC Office 710 Thompson Avenue McKees Rocks PA 15136 412-331-5410

Mckeesport WIC Office 339 5th Avenue McKeesport PA 15132 412-664-8870

Mount Oliver Borough University of Pittsburg Medical Center South Pittsburgh Health Center WIC Office 1630 Arlington Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15210 412-481-2780

Pittsburgh Hosanna House WIC Office 807 Wallace Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15221 412-241-3860

Pittsburgh Lawrenceville Center WIC Office 3936 Butler Street Pittsburgh PA 15201 412-578-8165

Pittsburgh WIC Office 2121 Noblestown Road Pittsburgh PA 15205 412-922-5312

Springdale WIC Office 830 Pittsburgh Street Springdale PA 15144 724-274-6411

Westinghouse Valley Human Service Center WIC Office 519 Penn Avenue Extension Turtle Creek PA 15145 412-823-1333