Serving Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties in Central Pennsylvania.

Basic Needs

Every community needs a support system for individuals and families to turn to in urgent and crisis situations. United Way of the Capital Region supports programs and services to help vulnerable individuals and families. This encompasses:

  • Food insecurity
  • Domestic violence shelters and legal assistance
  • Homeless shelters and transitional housing
  • Emergency services to include food, clothing and shelter following a disaster; help with heating and utility bills, rent assistance, medications and transportation to help individuals secure employment and remain employed
  • Information, referrals and case management

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