Community Resource Guide
Community Resource Guide (Updated April, 2008)
The following guide below was prepared by the Pathways program of the Lehigh County Conference of Churches to assist clergy and other church staff to better know what resources are available for persons coming to your door for help. Any additions or corrections should be directed to Pathways Program Director Deanne Malacsics at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listed below are links to city and county services. Go to city and county services
After Hours/ Churchs
Emergency Services Street Guide The streetsheet is a 2-page guide to agencies and services for Chronically Homeless persons in the Allentown Area. The Streetsheet includes locations, contact info, services offered and maps for distribution to homeless persons on the street who need help. It should be downloaded for disbursement by first responders, medical personnel, social service agencies, clergy, church groups and other persons whom would be interested in assisting the chronically homeless in moving out of homelessness and into safe, and stable living conditions. This guide is provided by the City of Allentown's First Lady’s Commission to End Chronic Homelessness.
Mayor’s Office of Faith-Based & Neigborhood Partnerships - This is an online guide of communty organizations and faith-ased groups and the services they provide.
Lehigh County Human Services - This will guide you to the many human services provided by the county.