Resource Links

Advocacy Drug and Alcohol Recovery Food Assistance
General Information Government Housing
Intellectual Disabilities Investing In Your Future Mental Health Recovery
Peer Support Training and Education Transportation
TSI Partners    

Advocacy

Pa Mental Health Consumers Association www.pmhca.org
NAMI Southwestern PA www.namiswpa.org
PA Protection & Advocacy www.ppainc.org
Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law www.bazelon.org
Disabilities Law Project www.dlp-pa.org
Fair Housing Partnership www.pittsburghfairhousing.org
Speaking for Ourselves www.speaking.org
Mental Health Association of Allegheny County www.mhaac.net

Drug and Alcohol Recovery

Addiction Center www.addictioncenter.com

Food Assistance

Allegheny County Department of Human Services - Food Assistance www.county.allegheny.pa.us/dhs/food.aspx

General Information

AreaVibes www.areavibes.com
The Mother List themotherlist.com

Government

Allegheny County Department of Human Services www.county.allegheny.pa.us/dhs
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration www.samhsa.gov
PA Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services www.dpw.state.pa.us/ServicesPrograms/...
The official benefits website of the U.S. government, with information on over 1,000 benefit and assistance programs. www.govbenefits.gov
PA Office of Mental Retardation www.dpw.state.pa.us/servicesprograms/...
Allegheny County Legislative Representatives (PDF Download) www.duquesnelight.com/DLDocs/InsideDuquesneLight/...

Housing

Housing Resources www.housingresources.info
Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA)
Safe, decent, affordable housing locator for Allegheny County
pal.phfa.org
PA Housing Choices
Information on housing for persons with mental illness and co-occurring disorders
www.pahousingchoices.org/housing-options/...
The Coalition for Community Living
The CCL’s mission is to disseminate technology, which fosters social values and quality of life for people who are taking responsibility for their psychiatric recovery.
theccl.org
Fair Housing Partnership of Pittsburgh www.pittsburghfairhousing.org
Craig’s List of Pittsburgh
Individual landlord listings for Allegheny County
pittsburgh.craigslist.org
Housing Authority of Pittsburgh
Listings for subsidized properties operated by the City of Pittsburgh Housing Authority
www.hacp.org/
Allegheny County Housing Authority
Listings for subsidized properties operated by the Allegheny County Housing Authority
www.achsng.com/progsvcs.htm
Nationwide apartment rental locator www.move.com
McKeesport Housing Authority
Listings for subsidized properties in the city of McKeesport
www.mckha.org/housingopt.htm
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Listings for government subsidized properties in Allegheny County
www.hud.gov/apps/section8/step2.cfm...

Intellectual Disabilities

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities www.aamr.org

Investing In Your Future

IRS Tax Information for Retirement Plans www.irs.gov/Retirement-Plans
The Future Financial Status of the Social Security Program www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v70n3/v70n3p111.html
Dept. of Labor - What You Should Know About Your Retirement Plan www.dol.gov/ebsa/publications/wyskapr.html

Mental Health Recovery

National Empowerment Center www.power2u.org
Pat Deegan, Ph.D. & Associates www.patdeegan.com
META Services www.metaservices.com
Allegheny County Coalition for Recovery www.coalitionforrecovery.org
Mental Health Recovery www.mhrecovery.com
Mary Ellen Copeland (WRAP) www.mentalhealthrecovery.com
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance www.dbsalliance.org

Peer Support

Peer Support & Advocacy Network www.peer-support.org
Shery Mead Consulting www.mentalhealthpeers.com
The National Mental Health Consumers’ Self Help Clearinghouse www.mhselfhelp.org
The Institute for Recovery and Community Integration www.mhrecovery.org

Training and Education

Boston Center For Psychiatric Rehabilitation www.bu.edu/cpr
Greenbriar (Drug and Alcohol) www.greenbriar.net

Transportation

Port Authority of Allegheny County www.portauthority.org
ACCESS www.portauthority.org/PAAC/CustomerInfo/ACCESS/...

TSI Partners

Afrika Yetu, Inc www.afrikayetu.org
PrecisionCare www.precisioncare.com
Steve Gilliland www.stevegilliland.com
Pearhouse Productions www.pearhouse.com
Pittsburgh Action Against Rape www.paar.net
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts www.pittsburgharts.org
Principal Financial Group www.principal.com

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