How to Find Help in Chester County

Information and Referral Agencies:
Human Services, Inc.

330 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19380
La Comunidad Hispana
731 Cypress Street
Kennett Square, PA  19348

Maternal and Child Health Consortium (MCHC)
1001 East Lincoln Highway
Coatesville, PA 19320
Oxford Area Neighborhood Services Center, Inc.
35 North Third Street
Oxford, PA  19363
Phoenixville Area Community Services (PACS)
257 Church Street
Phoenixville, PA  19460
The Department of Human Services:

The Chester County Department of Human Services provides and administers human services to county residents through its program offices:
Department of Aging Services

Child Care Information Services

Department of Children, Youth and Families

Department of Drug and Alcohol Services

Department of Mental Health/Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Department of Veterans' Affairs

What is information and referral and how can it help me?
Information and Referral is a way of connecting Chester County residents to the health and human services that they need.  It is our job to help you find the services that best fulfill your needs. Chester County’s abundance of health and human service agencies are waiting to serve you.  It is important for you to know where and how these services are available so you can receive the help you need, when you need it.

What kind of information can I find? 
  • Basic Needs
  • Housing/Shelter
  • Health Care 
  • Mental Health
  • Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities
  • Senior Citizens
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • State & Local Government Offices
  • Libraries
  • Paratransit/Transportation
  • Crisis Services/Domestic Violence