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Our Social Services are available Tuesday through Friday each week, by appointment only. You can call 570-286-4131 and speak with Grace Eisenhart to set up an appointment or you can contact her by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are in need of assistance with something not listed below please call *211 to find an agency in your area that might be able to assist you.
We are the Food Bank for the Sunbury Area, our food is provided for those in emergencey situations, or facing financial dificulties. If you are looking to our organization for food, you must reside in Sunbury or Northumberland.
We help with electric and gas bills that are in jeopardy of being terminated. We have a $200 maximum that we help with for any utility and assistance can be provided one time per year for each household. In order to apply for assistance with a utility you must be able to provide one months income, your most recent utility bill, your shut off notice, and a valid photo identification.
We help with heating oil or propane from November 1 - March 31. In order to receive help for heat you must apply through your County Assistance Office for the LIHEAP Program first and have used that assistance. In order to apply for heating assistance you must provide a valid photo identification, proof of one months income, your LIHEAP acceptance or denial letter from the assistance office, and the name, address, and phone number for the company you use for heat. This service is not a guarenteed service and is provdied on an individual basis.
We help with rent for those in our service area who are in jeopardy of being evicted from their home. We DO NOT assist with first months rent or security deposits. In order to receive assistance with rent you would need to provide a valid photo identification, proof of one months income, an eviction notice from your landlord, and a copy of your lease. This service is not a guarenteed service and is provdied on an individual basis.
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The Salvation Army of Sunbury
40 South 4th Street
P.O. Box 254
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: (570) 286-4131
Fax: (570) 286-6691
Pastor/ Administrator: Scott.Duperree@use.salvationarmy.org
Pastor/ Administrator: Jessica.Duperree@use.salvationarmy.org
Community Coordinator: Joel.Harris@use.salvationarmy.org
Caseworker/ Receptionist: Grace.Eisenhart@use.salvationarmy.org