The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) offers Help in Hard Times
, a free, easy-to-navigate online directory that provides a vast array of resources for families and individuals in need
. The website, available at www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/help.aspx
, includes information about employment, food, housing, utility assistance, health care, financial counseling, and more. The information can also be obtained by calling the DHS Action Line at 1.800.862.6783.