Butler County Outreach

(724) 287-4022
Visit: Butler Outreach office
120 W. New Castle Street
Butler, PA 16001
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00-5:00

Pregnancy and Parenting Support
821 1/2 East Brady Street
Butler, PA 16001
Office Hours:  Tue-Thu, 10:00-4:00
Walk-ins Fri, 10:00-3:00


Catholic Charities' Butler County Outreach specialises in Housing and Homeless Assistance to all Butler County residents who are without homes or in danger of losing their homes.  As the first point of contact for Homeless Assistance in Butler County, we offer the following:

Housing and Homeless Assistance

  • Emergency Shelter: Hotel accommodation for a limited number of days for homeless individuals and families.
  • Emergency Solutions Grant: Housing relocation, stabilization, and rental assistance to rehouse the homeless and prevent homelessness.
  • Home Again: Permanent supportive housing families with children, in particular those struggling with mental illness.  Our Home Again program includes vocational and educational assistance, life skills training, rental subsidies, and referrals to substance abuse and mental health treatments.
  • PATH: Permanent supportive housing for young adults between 18 and 24 struggling with mental illness and/or addiction.  Our PATH program includes   vocational and educational assistance, life skills training, rental subsidies, and referrals to substance abuse and mental health treatments.
  • Rental Assistance: We provide up to one month's rental assistance to help individuals and families avert immediate housing crises.
  • Safe Harbor: Temporary housing and supportive services for homeless individuals and familiesworking towards self-sufficiency.

In addition to Housing and Homelessness Services, Catholic Charities' Butler County Outreach offers the following:

Basic Needs Assistance: Assistance obtaining utility assistance (through Dollar Energy and CAP), covering other emergency needs, and general case management. Available free to Butler County residents living within 200% of the Federal Poverty Guideline.  Find out about Safety Net and Stability services at Catholic Charities. 

Disaster Relief: We take referrals from the Red Cross for victims of fires, floods, and other natural disasters.

Pregnancy and Parenting Support Services: At our Butler County Outreach, we provide free, confidential pregnancy testing; counseling and education; and free infant-care items to expectant parents and the parents of children up to the age of 2 .  All Pregnancy and Parenting services are free and available to all who approach us for help.  Find out about Pregnancy and Parenting Support at Catholic Charities.

Referrals: We provide referrals to other social service agencies to address needs that are beyond the scope of our programs.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Pittsburgh

212 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-456-6999

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