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Housing

Providing safe, affordable housing.

Over 25 years ago, YWCA Greater Pittsburgh initiated the country’s first transitional housing program for women dealing with abuse and homelessness. Today, we work through Allegheny Link to provide rapid re-housing and transitional housing to help individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency.

We also offer affordable housing options for low-income families who meet income criteria through our subsidiary, YW Homes, Inc.

PLEASE NOTE: All requests for supportive housing must go through Allegheny Link. YWCA Greater Pittsburgh is not able to accept direct housing requests.

For general information about our housing programs, please contact Sarah Dittoe at (412) 255-1292.

YW Homes, Inc. Supportive Housing

In accordance with Governor Wolf’s directive to shelter-in-place through Thursday, April 30th, our Wood Street office, Homewood-Brushton location with childcare services, and Pre-K Counts classroom located at Propel Braddock Hills are currently closed. Parents will be notified once they are able to reopen.  Our staff is working remotely to continue to provide important services to our community.  Please check our website for updates and to sign up to be a friend of the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh.  For a list of local resources, please follow this link.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please contact United Way’s PA 2-1-1 Southwest by texting your zip code to 898-211, visiting pa211sw.org or by dialing 2-1-1.

If you need immediate assistance through the Resource Center, please complete our online application by clicking the button below.

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