COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources for Families and Updated Information

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A Message from our CEO

Dear CSC Families and Community Partners,

This has certainly been an extraordinary time as we face the challenges before us in our community and country.  Read more…


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Dear families in our community,

CSC is committed to providing all of our families, and the rest of the community, with resources, support services and updates through this unprecedented time.  Below you will find useful resources on how to help your children keep learning at home, how to stay healthy and how to navigate the ever-changing flow of information.

Resources for Parents from the National Head Start Association

Find information on how to avoid getting sick, what to do if you get sick, what to do with your kids and much more.


Food Resources

– Supply and demand will dictate the ability for food pantries to maintain consistency throughout the coming days/weeks. It is possible to that due to high demand and remote work situations that there may not always be someone available to respond to phone calls at these community organizations.

Food Access Resources:

Catholic Charities:

179 Chew Street, Allentown, PA (off of 2nd Street)

Currently providing to the entire community: Mondays and Fridays from 12:00-1:30 pm (prepared food)

Salvation Army:

144 N. 8th Street and 344 N. 7th Street, Allentown, PA

Food bank dates and hours: 3/25 and 4/8 from 10 am – 12 pm on Turner Street entrance. Prepared bags/grab & go. Other appointments by phone. 610-432-0129

Greater Valley YMCA:

425 S. 15th Street, Allentown, PA

Continuing to serve youth meals Monday-Friday: Dinner 4-5 pm

Second Harvest Food Bank of the Lehigh Valley: http://shfblv.org/

Serves both Lehigh and Northampton Counties. The Find Food search engine on the Second Harvest website allows users to search for food resources by zip code.

Feeding PA: https://www.feedingpa.org/

PA 211: Get Connected. Get Help

Families in our community can call 2-1-1 or visit www.pa211east.org if they need help. Pennsylvania 211 East is a free, confidential, non-emergency, 24-hour information and referral service that connects Lehigh, Northampton, and Carbon county residents with health and human services they need.


More resources

COVID -19 United Way logo

Non-profit Resource Center through the United Way

 

 


At home teaching strategies

Help your child keep learning with this free at-home education resource.