Human Services

ESG-CV GrantApplication Information: 

Attached is an outline of the application the Human Services Department of the County of Butler will be submitting for Emergency Solutions Grant- CARES (ESG-CV) funds.The County of Butler, Human Services Department, intends to submit an application totaling $1,546,519 for ESG-CV funding from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) to support homelessness prevention, rapid rehousing and emergency shelter services to assist households that have been impacted by COVID-19, including the economic effects of the pandemic, and are homeless or at-risk of homelessness.  If awarded, this grant will have a term of 18 months.

Approval of the application submission will be sought by the County Board of Commissioners at their public meeting on Wednesday, May 27th at 10am.  Citizen comment regarding this application can be provided by calling the County Human Services Department at (724) 284-5114 or by sending an email to Comments will be accepted for review until Tuesday, May 26 at 5pm.   


Butler County Human Services is responsible for the planning, development, implementation and monitoring of the service system addressing the needs of our target populations.

The populations we serve include:

  • Children and their families experiencing abuse and neglect
  • Older adults
  • People who are homeless
  • People with developmental delays
  • People with mental illness
  • People with substance use disorders

Block Grant Plan

For more information, access the 2019/2020 Human Services Block Grant Plan (PDF).

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Center for Community Resources

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