Collaborative Partners

Laurel Legal Services

16 East Otterman Street
Greensburg, PA 15601
Ph: (724) 836-2211
Toll free: 800-253-9558
Fx: (724) 836-3680

Laurel Legal Services, Inc provides free legal services in civil, non-fee-generating cases to residents of a six-county area in Western Pennsylvania consisting of Westmoreland, Armstrong, Cambria, Clarion, Indiana, and Jefferson Counties. The offices are open during the hours of 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday, except local and court holidays. Laurel Legal Services, Inc accepts emergency cases with legal merit in the areas of: (1) phyisical abuse; (2) loss of shelter or utility services; (3) loss of custody of a child; (4) loss or reduction of government benefits such as Social Security, SSI, Welfare, Unemployment Compensation, Food Stamps or Medical Assistance; and (5) eliminating barriers to employment.

Westmoreland County Housing Authority

154 S Greengate Rd
Greensburg, PA 15601
Ph: (724) 832-7248
Toll free: 800-WCHA-Now
Fx: (724) 836-0988

Westmoreland County Housing Authority (WCHA) provides safe, well-maintained, affordable housing throughout Westmoreland County. SCHA provides it's residents with opportunities for economic self-sufficiency and an enhanced quality of life. many housing communities offer educational, recreational, medical, and social activities for it's children, youth, adult, and senior residents.

Programs offered at WCHA include:
  • Section 8 Housing
  • Public Housing
  • Homeownership
  • Family Self-Sufficiency Program
  • Weatherization
  • HOPE in Life Program
  • Homeless Assistance Program

Westmoreland County Veterans Affairs

2 N Main St, Ste 502
Greensburg, PA 15601
Ph: (724) 830-3530
Fx: (724) 830-3010
The Westmoreland County Department of Veterans Affairs offers a wide variety of services to Veterans and their family members. Please contact us with any benefit or other veteran-related inquiry.

Westmoreland County Assistance

587 Sells Lane, Bldg A
Greensburg, PA 15601
Toll free: 1-800-905-5413
Determines eligibility for Cash Assistance, SNAP, Medical Assistance, LIHEAP, Long Term Care including Skilled, Personal and Dom Care, and Waiver Services.

Westmoreland Community Action

226 S Maple Ave
Greensburg, PA 15601
Ph: (724) 834-1260
Toll free: 800-816-0222

Since 1980, Westmoreland Community Action (formerly Westmoreland Human Opportunities) has made Westmoreland County a better place to live by helping struggling families improve their standard of living and become more self-sufficient. Through housing services, emergency assistance, mental health programs, employment programs, child development and more we have helped thousands of Westmoreland County's disadvantaged residents. We strive to educate the community and local employers to raise awareness of the plight of the lower income families in our area. We develop and provide supportive, educational, housing, and social services to encourage personal responsibility and self-sufficiency, which enhance families and our communities. Our mission is accomplished through information, referral, support, collaboration, networking, intervention, counseling, education, and partnerships.