MERCER COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY | PENNSYLVANIA (724) 342-4000

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Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps Opportunities! Revolving enrollment periods throughout the year

September 1, 2018

AmeriCorps Opportunities!  Revolving enrollment periods throughout the year.
 
 
 
School Year Programs:
Members serve full or part-time hours providing academic support, mentoring, and STEM activities in preschools and/or after-school programs.
 
Summer Programs:
Members serve full time hours for 12 weeks traveling in teams to MCHA communities providing children’s activities in discovery, physical fitness, science, math, reading, and the arts.
 
JOIN AmeriCorps and You Will:
  • Receive a set amount of money each month
  • Defer payment on student loans
  • Receive an education award for school or student loans.
  • Those 55 and over can gift their education award to their child, foster or grandchild.
  • Get real experience serving children and your community
 
MCHA AmeriCorps Recruitment Contact
Mila Hiles – 814-221-6946

Opening of the Section 8 Waiting List

July 1, 2018

Mercer County Housing Authority will be accepting applications for the Section 8 Waiting List from July 1, 2018 through September 30, 2018. Applications will be accepted on Mondays only:  8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 80 Jefferson Avenue, Sharon, Pa.  Copies of birth certificates and social security cards must be included for each individual living in the household.
Anyone who needs special services or accommodations should contact the Authority office at 724-342-4004.  EEO/EHO/AA

MCHA Summer Programs 2018

June 5, 2018

Summertime is here! Enroll your child today in MCHA Summer Programs provided by Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps. All programs run Tuesday through Friday from 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM and lunch is included! Children will participate in a variety of activities such as science, reading, arts, crafts, and games. There is no charge for MCHA residents. To register please contact Mila Hiles at 814-221-6946. Program dates vary by site. Download your site’s flyer today!

Centennial Place 

Frank Faye

Pine Hollow Village

Quinby/Mesabi

Sharpsville Gardens

Valley View Homes

Smoke-Free Policy

Effective January 1, 2018

MCHA properties have become smoke-free effective 1/1/2018. This means no smoking on our properties or in our units for either staff, tenants, or guests. Those who wish to smoke must be outdoors and 25 feet away from the property. 

New Hours of Operation

Effective June 1, 2017

MCHA has new hours of operation effective June 1, 2017. The new hours are from 8:30am-4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our office at (724)342-4000 between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:00 pm. We will be happy to assist you.

Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist Closes

Effective March 1, 2017

The closing of the Housing Choice Voucher waiting list by the Mercer County Housing Authority is effective March 1, 2017. A large backlog of applications has forced the Mercer County Housing Authority Section 8 office to stop taking ALL applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program. All current applications will be kept active. Public notice will be made when applications for the program resumes.

AVAILABLE AT 8:30 AM TO 4 PM

ADDRESS:

80 Jefferson Avenue
Sharon, PA 16146

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