Just Harvest is continuing to provide help with SNAP/food stamps, Medicaid, and TANF/cash assistance applications as well as case advocacy and eligibility screenings.
- Leave your name and contact info and the best time to reach you Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at (412) 431-8960 x602 or by filling out the form on this page.
- Requests for assistance are at a record high so our response time may be several days. Our team is working remotely but rest assured a specialist will respond as soon as possible.
Just Harvest is also putting out information (below) on updates to key programs that are assisting households with the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis. Check back as this page will be updated whenever we have a new post.
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PA Food Stamp recipients may get a second payment this month (4/8/2020) - If you receive SNAP benefits, you may get an extra payment on your EBT card later this month to help you buy food during the COVID-19 crisis.
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Grocery shopping with food stamps during a pandemic (4/3/2020) - The ability to shop online for groceries with food stamps is more than just a convenience. During this pandemic, it’s possibly a matter of life and death.
Resources to help people through the coronavirus pandemic (3/31/2020) - Information on public assistance programs, emergency relief measures, and other resources to help you through the economic impact of COVID-19.
DHS Offices Are Closed Due to COVID-19: What You Need to Know (3/18/2020) - Pennsylvania has closed all county assistance offices to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. We’re here to help.