Emergency Services

lfe-preserver-492x268Financial emergencies can leave people unable to afford everyday necessities.

Financial Assistance

PACS can provide one-time financial assistance for

  • heat and utility payments
  • rent or mortgage  payments.

Emergency Food Pantry

Providing 3 day emergency supply of groceries for residents of our service area who are low on income:

  • 3 meals per day for each family member
  • includes canned and packaged foods plus frozen meat, breads, dairy items- when available
  • Family may receive help once a month
  • Please make an appointment

Additional food assistance

  • Infant formula and baby food
  • Trader Joe’s – donation received and distributed Wednesday morning – distributed on a first come first served basis
  • Fresh produce available during growing season
  • Breads and other extras as available

PACS provides assistance by operating in partnership with Chester County food bank.

Donors contribute about about 85% of food distributes, including farmers, gardeners and community food drives.