Westmoreland Community Action
724-834-1260
800-816-0022
226 South Maple Avenue Greensburg, PA 15601

Emergency Services

light switchEnergy Assistance

Energy Assistance provides emergency assistance to individuals and families having difficulty paying their energy bills.  WCA completes applications and connects applicants to the appropriate energy assistance programs such as:

  • $1 Energy Program

Eligibility for Emergency Assistance

Eligibility varies based upon individual energy program. 

You may qualify if you make less than the 200% column for your family size on the Federal Poverty Guidelines.  Download the guidelines and compare your income to the 200% column.

For More Information

Contact us for more information about the Energy Assistance Programs available in Westmoreland County.


Woman and child with bag of groceries from food bankEmergency Food Pantry

Westmoreland Community Action operates an Emergency Food Pantry from our main office. The pantry provides food to a family/individual in a time of crisis.  Referrals can also be made to similar services found in other communities throughout Westmoreland County.

Food Bank

Westmoreland Community Action distributes food for the Westmoreland County Food Bank on the third Thursday of each month.

Eligibility for the Food Bank

You may qualify if you make less than the 150% column for your family size on the Federal Poverty Guidelines.  Download the guidelines and compare your income to the 150% column.

For More Information

Contact us for more information about Westmoreland Community Action Food Bank and Emergency Food Pantry.

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Program Funding Sources

  • Funding for the Energy Assistance program is provided by the energy suppliers and the PA Department of Community & Economic Development.
  • The Food Pantry is funded by donations of food from individuals and the PA Department of Community & Economic Development. 
  • The Food Bank is provided by the Westmoreland County Food Bank. 

Contact us for more information about Westmoreland Community Action Emergency Services.

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We Provide Services to Residents of Westmoreland County

At Westmoreland Community Action, we provide services to residents in towns and townships throughout Westmoreland County, PA including: Adamsburg, Alverton, Arnold, Bolivar, Claridge, Crabtree, Delmont, Derry, Donegal, East Vandergrift, Export, Greensburg, Harrison City, Herminie, Irwin, Jeannette, Kecksburg, Latrobe, Ligonier, Lower Burrell, Mammoth, Manor, Monessen, Mount Pleasant, Murrysville, New Alexandria, New Florence, New Kensington, New Stanton, North Belle Vernon, Norvelt, Scottdale, Smithton, South Greensburg, Southwest Greensburg, Stahlstown, Trafford, Vandergrift, West Newton, Youngstown, and Youngwood.

Townships in Westmoreland County include:

Allegheny Township, Bell Township, Cook Township, Derry Township, Donegal Township, East Huntingdon Township, Fairfield Township, Hempfield Township, Ligonier Township, Lower Burrell Township, Loyalhanna Township, Mount Pleasant Township, Murrysville Township, North Huntingdon Township, Penn Township, Rostraver Township, Saint Clair Township, Salem Township, Sewickley Township, South Huntingdon Township, Upper Burrell Township, Unity Township, and Washington Township

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