Homelessness & Housing

Allegheny County DHS Information

Safe Haven FAQs (May 1, 2020)

Guidance for Behavioral Health Residentially Based Care/Services, Youth Congregate Care, Emergency Shelters and other Housing Providers (April 13, 2020)

  • For specific guidance related to Admissions, Cleaning & Disinfecting, Infection Prevention and more, please refer to the Allegheny County DHS Operations and Guidance section on the homepage.

Allegheny County DHS Helpful Resources – Utilities


Other Helpful Resources

Allegheny County Health Department COVID-19 Recommendations for Facilities Housing Guests Overnight

Allegheny Court of Common Pleas Landlord/Tenant FAQs

Bridge to the Mountain Resource Listing

Centers for Disease Control Coronavirus COVID-19 Homeless Population Resources 

Centers for Disease Control: Interim Guidance for Responding to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) among People Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness

Community Justice Project Mortgage Relief Options 

Coordinated Entry Field Unit Resource Listing

HUD Exchange COVID-19 Prevention & Response Information for Homeless Providers

HUDE Infectious Disease Toolkit for CoCs

Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) & COVID-19

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Policy Clarification (March 30, 2020)

NHCHS COVID Guidelines

PA DHS Low-Income Home Energy Recovery Crisis Program – Help During COVID-19

Regional Housing Legal Services COVID-19 Information

Urban Redevelopment Authority COVID-19 Housing Stabilization Fund

Urban Redevelopment Authority COVID-19 Updates