"I have never had to ask for assistance in the past, your knowledge and guidance has been so helpful. I am grateful for your help, and appreciate all the work that you do."
— Quaker Valley Resident
The Union Aid Society has been a "safety-net" for the Quaker Valley community for over one hundred years. We help our Quaker Valley neighbors find the assistance they need in an emergency. We can refer you to community resources as well as provide immediate relief. Our executive director is a licensed social worker and can help when you are experiencing a crisis.
If you need help with your utility bills, first call your utility company and inquire about their low income Customer Assistance Program (CAP) or Universal Service Program. For further assistance with your utilities, call 412-741-9240 or contact us for more information.
Duquesne Light CARES Program
Columbia Gas Assistance Programs
The Union Aid Society can help eligible Quaker Valley area residents with rent,
mortgages or security deposits.
Our subsidized apartment complex with 22 one-bedroom units is located at 511 Centennial Avenue, in Sewickley. It is conveniently located within walking distance of the Village business district and hospital. For more information call 412-741-9240 or contact us.
If you are a resident of the Quaker Valley and are in immediate need of food for you and your family, the Union Aid Society can help. Call 412-741-9240 or contact us for more information.
Sewickley Community Center Food Bank
15 Chadwick Street
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
The Union Aid Society is here to help eligible Quaker Valley area residents with their medical costs.
If you need help paying for prescriptions or medical care call 412-741-9240 or contact us for more information.
Health and Prescription Savings Resources
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Children's Health Insurance Program/
Consumer Health Coalition
If you are uninsured and need assistance in applying for public health programs (such as Medical Assistance or the Children's Health Insurance Program - CHIP), call the CHC helpline at 412-456-1877.
Back to School
Quaker Valley area residents who qualify can receive gift cards for their school age children
to help with back to school shopping.
Available to qualified high school seniors from the Quaker Valley area.
"A Step Up" Scholarship Program
Adults who reside in the Quaker Valley area and who meet Union Aidís financial eligibility guidelines can apply for funds to help them go back to school to obtain a degree or improve their skills. Grants up to $5,000 can pay for school-related expenses including: Tuition, Child care, Transportation, Books and other educational materials.
For more information about these programs call 412-741-9240 or contact us.
The Union Aid Society may be able to provide assistance to those Quaker Valley residents who need help with the cost of childcare. Call 412-741-9240 or contact us.
The Union Aid Society works with many community organizations to help during holidays.
Thanksgiving Food Program
The Union Aid Society provides eligible Quaker Valley families grocery store gift cards during this holiday. For more information about these programs call 412-741-9240 or contact us .
The Union Aid Society, with our area partners, helps eligible Quaker Valley families prepare for the holidays. For more information about these programs call 412-741-9240 or contact us .
SERVICES FOR SENIOR CITIZENS
For more information about services for senior citizens, call 412-741-9240 or contact us for more information.
Area Office on Aging
Faith in Action
Volunteers providing services to seniors.
412-741-9622 ext. 135
Meals on Wheels North Boroughs
Samaritan Counseling Center
VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Crisis Center North
Womenís Center & Shelter
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