The YWCA Resource Center is here for you during these challenging times.
If you need help, please click the button below and fill out our online application.
At YWCA Greater Pittsburgh, we work every day to support the most vulnerable in our communities, and to serve the women and people of color who are most impacted by COVID-19 and its socioeconomic effects.
In these unpredictable times, we are working to act immediately in response to community need. Here are some of our new services and stories.
Food Pantry Delivery
YWCA is part of a collaborative of organizations providing food pantry delivery to people who cannot leave their homes – including seniors and people with compromised immune systems, mobility struggles, and viral symptoms. If you need food and are unable to visit a food pantry, please call 211 or visit www.pa211sw.org.
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Financial Assistance & Housing Support
When businesses started closing, the number of phone calls our staff take from neighbors who are struggling leapt up to 430 during the month of April – all from people who had recently lost their jobs in the crisis. And we have been able to help every one of them with the assistance of Emergency Basic Needs Funding and support from the Urban Redevelopment Authority and United Way. Martha (name changed for privacy) is one of our satisfied customers: