In an uncertain year, back-to-school may bring some additional challenges for families. There is support all around you in Allegheny County.
Please check your local school district's website for specific information about transportation, curriculum, policies and procedures and safety protocol.
Childcare, pre-school and before and after school programs
Use the Allegheny Child Care Tool to find childcare and before and after school programs.
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) helps families with kids who have been eligible for free or reduced breakfasts through the National School Lunch Program. Find out if your school participates.
Some Family Center locations offer food pantry, diapers and formula. Find a Family Center near you.
Housing and utilities
Get help paying rent or utilities if you’re struggling due to COVID-19. Apply for Allegheny County Emergency Rental Assistance.