Monroe County Assistance Office - PA Department of Human Services

 
General Information
Description of ProgramMonroe County Assistance Office falls under the Income Maintenance PA Department of Human Services. Some of the programs and services offered are:
1. Medical Assistance Access Card (also known as Medicaid)
2. LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
3. PA CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program)
4. Medical Assistance for Workers with Disabilities (MAWD)
5. Medicare Prescription Coverage
6. SNAP Food Stamps
7. Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP)
8. Nursing Home Care Payment
9. Special Pharmaceutical Benefits Program (help in paying for HIV drug program and psychotropic drugs)
10. Healthy Beginnings Medical Program (children & pregnant women)
11. Healthy Horizons (elderly and disabled individuals)
12. COMPASS (Commonwealth of Pennsylvania online application for Social Services benefits)
13. General Assistance
14. State Blind Pension
15. TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families)
16. Emergency Shelter Assistance
17. Foster Care Payment
LocationStroudsburg
Geographic AreaPA
TerritoryMonroe County
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureAccept Walk-In applications during normal work hours (7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) or can apply on-line at COMPASS website: www.compass.state.pa.us
Funded ByPA Department of Human Services
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsAll individuals.
Languages SpokenEnglish and Spanish speaking staff; also uses Language Line
 
Availability
Hours of OperationNormal hours of operation: (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.), website 24 hrs, 7 days a week.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone570-424-3030
Physical Site Address 11972 West Main St.
Physical Site Address 2Suite 101
Physical Site City, State, ZipStroudsburg, PA 18360
Main Phone570-424-3030 or 1-877-905-1495 (toll free)
Web Addresswww.compass.state.pa.us
 
Director Information
Director's Phone570-424-3030
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
PA Department of Human Services
This Program: Monroe County Assistance Office - PA Department of Human Services
Affiliated Services: Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Program
Cash Assistance/TANF - PA Department of Human Services
COMPASS - PA Department of Human Services
Disability Advocacy - PA Department of Human Services
Early Periodic Screening Diagnosis Treatment (EPSDT) - PA Department of Human Services
Medicaid
Medical Assistance Estate Recovery Program - PA Department of Human Services
Medical Assistance for Workers with Disabilities- PA Department of Human Services
Special Pharmaceutical Benefits Program (SPBP) - PA Department of Human Services
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - Food Stamps