The Social Service Center

Effectively serves our community in a comfortable, confidential, and modern setting; providing individuals/families a private setting to request assistance for emergency needs.

Social Service Report:

To prevent HUNGER, 6,542 families were provided with groceries, 1,294 families received a Christmas food basket, 2,280 meals were provided to youth on summer recreation programs, youth camp and Youth Making a Change, and 1,370 holiday meals were served in house.

To prevent HOPELESSNESS, 985 families were given articles of clothing, beds, bedding & blankets, cribs, dressers, couches, chairs, tables, electrical appliances, bus passes, medical prescriptions, infant care items, household items, walkers, wheelchairs, canes and many assorted toiletries. 1,186 needy children were provided 6,296 toys and through Warm Coats Warm Hearts, we distributed over 700 winter coats this past winter

If you know of someone in need or find yourself in an emergency situation, please call our Social Service Center for additional information, appointment, and available funding.


American Rescue Workers
Social Service Center, 
337 Bridge Street, Williamsport, PA 17701

Hours of Operation:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Monday- Thursday                                                                                                                                                                                                                    9:00 A.M.- 12:00 P.M.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. 

For information or assistance contact: 

Cleveland Way
Social Service Center Director
Office: (570) 323-8401 ext. 112
Office: (570) 323-8401 ext. 121


*In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the ARW, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.