Helping Hand Fund

The Helping Hand Fund, a fund of last resort, is a one-time-use emergency fund available only to individuals who receieve behavioral health and/or other services from Family Services of Western Pennsylvania. It does not fund security deposits or other needs for the general public.

What Can Your Gift Do For People In Need?

$25 – A Backpack and School Supplies for a Child
$50 – A Bus Pass for Someone Who is Newly Employed
$75 – Winter Clothing for a Teenager in Need
$100 – Summer School Classes for a Teenager so They Would Not be Held Back a Grade
$350 – Furniture for a Family in Need

Interested in donating to this fund? Please go here and choose Helping Hand Fund Fund from the drop down menu.

If you would like more information about supporting this fund please send an email to