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Information & Referral Webpage

425 Franklin Farm Ln
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Fax - 717-267-0812
 Hours: (24/7)
Service Access Coordinator - Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 4:30
CONTACT Helpline
800-932-4616 (After Hours and Weekends)

Contact Information
Sandy Shaleen, Service Access Coordinator, Case Manager


Program Description

The Franklin County Information & Referral (I & R) program is available to anyone seeking information regarding available human services in Franklin County and surrounding areas.  Information & Referral is a resource intended for public use.  Individuals who are uncertain of how to access information or services are encouraged to contact I & R.  If information sought is not directly at hand, I & R will actively research and respond to the inquiry as quickly as and efficiently as possible.

What are Some Common Questions

   Where are the area's food/clothing pantries?
         (See Where to Turn for Help)
   Where can I apply for food stamps?
         Franklin County Assistance Office - 717-264-6121 or
   Who do I contact regarding birth or death certificates?
         Vital Records Division of the Pennsylvania Department of Health
         877-724-3258 or website
   Who can offer assistance with rent?
         Contact I & R at 717-261-2561 or e-mail.
   My utilities were shut off.  What can I do?
         Contact I & R at 717-261-2561 or e-mail.

 Information & Referral News

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 Service Coordination

 Our Publications

Human_Services_Directory.pdfHuman Services Directory
volunteering_in_franklin_county__5-27-09.pdfVolunteering in Franklin County
apartment_options.pdfFranklin County Low-Income Apartment Options
csd_website_spanish.pdfCommunity Services - Espanol version
hap_brochure.pdfHousing Assistance Program (HAP) brochure
Info and Referral Newsletter.pdf2013 February I&R Newsletter
basic needs.pdfBasic Needs brochure
Information and Referral Brochure.pdfInformation and Referral brochure
Shippensburg Community Resource Guide.pdfShippensburg Community Resource Guide
irevents.pdf2013 February I&R Newsletter
Community Forum.pdfCommunity Forum
2013 March Info and Referral Newsletter.pdf2013 March I&R Newsletter
2013 April IR Newsletter.pdf2013 April I&R Newsletter
2013 May IR Newletter.pdf2013 May I&R Newletter
2013 June IR Newsletter.pdf2013 June I&R Newsletter
2013 July IR Newsletter.pdf2013 July I&R Newsletter
2013 August IR Newsletter.pdf2013 August I&R Newsletter
Human Services Mini Grant application.pdfHuman Services Mini Grant application
Where To Turn.pdfWhere To Turn

Additional Information

To receive Information & Referral pamphlets, brochures and handouts, please contact our office.