Homeless Families Services

ACTION-Housing has served thousands of individuals through the Homeless Families Services (HFS) Program since 1984.  The program is designed to address a broad range of problems and needs of homeless families and individuals throughout Pittsburgh and Allegheny County who are at various stages of the homeless cycle.  It includes outreach to shelters where housing resources and life skills classes are presented to residents.  Other services offered include:

  • Appropriate housing referrals
  • Life skills education classes
  • Assistance with employment searches
  • Personal counseling and referrals for education and child care
  • Referrals for basic needs, such as: food, clothing, furniture, and household items

For more information, please call (412) 824-2444, or email Wonda Williams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .