Housing Assistance

Provided here are a few links and information regarding housing. If you need help, please consult these resources or phone Human Services at 717-242-5452.

Homeless Assistance

Provider Phone Number
New Shelter Services
13 Depot Street
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-0102
The Abuse Network
31 South Dorcas Street
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-242-0715

Housing Financial Assistance

Provider Phone Number
New Shelter Services
13 Depot Street
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-0102
Mifflin County Housing Authority
141 South Pine Road
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-2624

Apartment Search

The Coalition of HOPES has pulled together some great information in Being a Prepared Renter. Reading the short presentation will help you to prepare for your apartment search. Tips are included for finding a good landlord and a comfortable place to live that you can afford.

Provider Phone Number
New Shelter Services
13 Depot Street
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-0102

PA Housing Search has listings to help you find rental housing or homes for sale. Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, and Pennsylvania Department of Human Services.

The Pennsylvania Residential Owners Association provides local landlord listings and an online Apartment Search.

Housing Assistance Information

Need help with converting your home to accommodate aging or disability? Consult the references listed in Housing Modifications.