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Food Financial and Housing Resources

Food, Financial, and Housing Resources (provided by the Family Resource Guide)

Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative

Alliance for Building Communities (Hablamos español) 

532 West Walnut Street Allentown, PA 18101 

Phone: 610‐439‐7007 

Fax: 610‐439‐7888 Brad Fatzinger – Executive Director


A home buying program for lower income people and families. ABC assists them to become homeowners by providing fully rehabilitated homes at affordable prices. They counsel and walk you through the home buying process. ABC also offers rental housing.

Community Action of the Lehigh Valley, Inc. (Arabic, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish) 1337 E. Fifth Street Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone: 610‐691‐5620


Provides free first‐time homebuyer seminars, one‐on‐one pre‐purchase counseling, and pre‐ settlement counseling through the HomeOwnership Counseling Program (HOCP). 

First‐ time home buyer seminars provide a comprehensive overview of the home buying process. Seminars are offered in English and Spanish. Program staff also administer the Home Ownership Savings Account Program and the City of Bethlehem Homebuyer Assistance Program, which provides down payment and closing cost assistance. The program provides mortgage foreclosure counseling, loss mitigation, and Court Diversion Programs in Lehigh and Northampton counties. HUD-certified housing counselors assist participants in applying for a loan modification or repayment plan. Housing counselors also assist participants, who are behind on mortgage payments, to apply to the Homeowners’ Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

Fannie Mae Based in Washington D. C., Fannie Mae is an investment group. For further information about finance, mortgage lending to low/middle income families for homes across the USA, visit or call 800‐232‐6643. Income restrictions are different for different areas.  

Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley 

245 N Graham Street Allentown, PA 18109 

Phone: 610‐776‐7737 

Contact: Brenda Strockyj, Program Director



A first‐time homeownership program that helps low‐income families achieve first time homeownership and increase stability in their lives with a 0% interest mortgage. Buyers must meet the Habitat guidelines in order to qualify for the program. Please call Program Manager Brenda Strockyj for any questions or stop by the office for an application.

Housing Association and Development Corp. (HADC) 

513 Chew Street Allentown, PA 18102


A home ownership program plus 40 rental opportunities. Accepts Section 8.

Lehigh County Assistance Office – Department of Human Services 

(Hablamos español)

555 Union Blvd., Suite 3, 2nd floor Allentown, PA 18109‐3389

Phone: 610‐821‐6509 

Fax: 610‐821‐6705

Hours: 7:30 AM-5:00 PM, M-F


Services: Medical assistance, food stamps, cash grants, energy assistance. Employment and training resources and referrals

Social Security Office – Allentown 41 N. Fourth Street Allentown, PA 18102

Phone: 877‐405‐6746 

TTY: 800‐325‐0778 

Hours: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM, M-F