January Announcements


These Announcements and others Courtesy of Linda Law’s “Our House” Announcements….

WILKINSBURG MINISTERIAL ALLIANCE MEETING– January 06, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. – South Avenue Methodist Church.

COVENANT CHURCH OF PITTSBURGH (CCOP) 1111 Wood Street, “House of Bread Outreach” addressing a need in our community. Feeding Program (Monday & Thursday – 5:00 – 7:00 pm) and Clothing Distribution (Monday & Saturday – 11:00 am-2:00 pm) For further information call: 412-731-4221 ext. 232.

DUNAMIS BAPTIST CHURCH – 751 Wallace Avenue, “Soup Kitchen” addressing a need in our community. Feeding Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday) 11:30 am – 12:45 p.m. For further information call: 412-731-6458.

FREE HOME SAFETY CHECKS FOR SENIORS AGED 60+ — Safety for Seniors, a project of Family Services of Western PA’s Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers Program, distributes kits of safety supplies and provides home safety assessments that educate elderly residents about how to prevent accidents and fires. Allegheny County residents aged 60 or older qualify for a free safety check. Please call IVC at 412-345-7420 to sign up. Trained volunteers will inspect room by room for fire and fail hazards, making recommendations as they go. They will also distribute safety supplies, install smoke alarms, and help clients obtain grab bars or handrails free of charge. Each home visit takes about one hour.

LIHEAP is Pennsylvania’s Low-Income House Energy Assistance Program that helps low-income individuals pay their heating bills through various grants. You can get a LIHEAP application at your local county assistance office or by calling the LIHEAP hotline at 1-866-857-7095. The sooner you get your application in the sooner you can get some help, so don’t delay. (LIHEAP application are available at the Wilkinsburg Community Ministry office, 706 Wood Street or call: 412-412-241-8072)

MULBERRY SENIOR CENTER – Mon., Wed., and Thurs. – Contact: Bonnie Conway, Directory – 412-241-7560.

9:00 am – 1:00 pm.


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