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Community Resource Center

The Focus on Renewal Community Resource Center is home to a variety of programs and services for all to explore. Need some help putting food on the table? Worried about mental health? Looking for a new career? Focus on Renewal and our partners are here FOR you.

Come visit the welcoming and safe space that provides opportunities for active transformation for our neighbors to reach their full potential.

FOR Community Resource Center
500 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks, PA  15136

Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

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Food Pantry

No one should go hungry. So our food pantry is here to help nourish our community. Open on Thursdays from 2 – 4 pm, all income-eligible neighbors are welcome after a brief screening application.

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Mental Health Services

We all need someone to talk to.

Taking care of you has never been more important. Which is why Focus on Renewal is pleased to offer a wide range of FREE services for our community, from the emotional and financial impact of the pandemic, managing past trauma, seasonal depression, referrals from the criminal justice system, healing from grief, and more. With no fee and no insurance required, we’re here FOR your mental health.

  • Individual therapy
  • Group discussions
  • Self-assessments
  • Goal setting
  • Emotional support
  • Workshops

Walk in anytime or call for referrals:
(412) 331-1685 ext. 310

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Critical Needs Emergency Fund Program

Qualified families that live in the 15136 zip code may receive emergency assistance up to $500 based upon funds available from the Critical Needs Emergency Fund Program. These funds can help cover items such as a major appliance repair, past due utilities, funeral expenses, and fire expenses. Proof of the amount needed or owed will need to be provided and confirmed. All funds are paid directly by Focus on Renewal to the organization being paid. If interested, please call (412) 331-1685 ext. 310 to see if you qualify.