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Homelessness Prevention Grant

In 2020, CSO completed the PHFA Rent Relief program. Over 100 tenants applied for assistance in Northumberland & Columbia Counties & approximately 100 landlords.


There was a total of 57 households eligible in Columbia County & 25 landlords. In Northumberland County, CSO distributed funds to 57 households & 34 landlords.


CSO is now accepting applications for residents at risk of losing their housing in Northumberland County. Eligible individuals or families can receive up to $5,000 through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) to prevent homelessness.


This Resident Subsistence Program is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It can be used to pay utility payments preventing cut-off or service and rent or mortgage payments to prevent eviction. 

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Milton: (570) 644-6575 ext. 171

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Shamokin, PA 17872

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This publication was financed in part by a CSBG Grant from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development.

Workforce development programs are made possible through the support of the Central Pennsylvania Workforce Development Corporation, the leader and active partner in workforce development efforts. 

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