PA 211: Get Help Today
Need help with basic needs? Search our online resources, text your zip code to 898-211, or dial 211.
COVID-19 LIVE Grant
Nonprofits: Get up to $40 per community member to ensure equitable vaccine distribution!
Join AmeriCorps VISTA!
Year-long volunteer positions throughout PA, perfect for passionate, service-minded people!
Who is ALICE®?
ALICE goes to work every day, but still struggles to make ends meet. Even before the pandemic, ALICE families were vulnerable.
Get information to help with housing, food, bills, and more.
Support Your Local Community
You can help your most vulnerable neighbors get through the ongoing COVID-19 crisis by supporting needs like education and housing.
Find Your United Way
Share YOUR Story of Financial Struggles During COVID-19 and Beyond
Do you feel that COVID-19 has caused you financial stress? Many people in our state feel the same way. Take five minutes today, and help us do something about it! We need your personal story of financial struggle to paint a better picture of the issues. During this uncertain time...
Support Continued Funding for PA 211!
2020 proved that PA 211 is highly-adaptable to meet the needs of individuals in our communities and to provide a reliable place to turn for help in the midst of lots of uncertainty. PA 211 served more than 170,000 users through web search for resources, and another 260,000 Pennsylvanians via...
Support United Way Priorities in 2020-2021 FY Budget
United Ways fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our communities. In order to provide the needs many are facing, our priorities for the 2019-2020 state budget include a focus on PA 2-1-1 and early childhood education.
Pledge to Protect ALICE® and Vulnerable Pennsylvanians during the COVID-19 Pandemic!
United Way of Pennsylvania is asking you to Pledge to Protect the ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) Community and all Vulnerable Populations in Pennsylvania during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond. The rapid spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, is showing critical areas of need for our economy, health care...
Stand United for ALICE®
Fight for the hardworking Pennsylvanians who are struggling to afford a household budget! Stand up with United Ways across the Commonwealth to fight for hardworking Pennsylvania households who are earning an income above the Federal Poverty Level (FPL), but are still unable to afford a bare-bones household budget. We know...
Fight for Investments in Child Care
As Congress makes important decisions on federal appropriations, take a moment to fight for high-quality, affordable early care and education for all children. Join United Way and raise your voice to shore up the critical programs that allow parents to work and children to succeed in school and beyond. Call on...
Help Starts Here
211 is a free and confidential service that will help you connect to the local resources you need. We’re here for you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Pennsylvania, Meet ALICE:
Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed