For contact information and a short summary of specific programs and programs of Tabor, see the Directory below.
Main Phone Line
308 East King Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
PO Box 1676
Lancaster, PA 17608-1676
Development • Contact: (717) 397-5182 ext. 130
Finance & Operations • Contact: (717) 397-5182 ext. 116
To contact a specific program or service, please see the referral guide below.
Financial & Homeownership Services
The Ann B. Barshinger Financial Empowerment Center for Lancaster County • Click here to visit the website
Homeless & Rental Counseling
Shelter to Independent Living Program (STIL) • Contact: United Way (717) 291-5462
Helping persons experiencing homelessness to obtain and maintain independent housing. Must be homeless according to HUD guidelines and referred by a shelter case worker. Fees.
Beth Shalom House of Peace, the V. Ronald & Diane L. Smith "Home for a New Start" • Contact: (717) 358-9376
A Christian based transitional housing program for single mothers leaving prison, or who have been released from prison within the last six months, where they can reunite with their children. The monthly program fee is based on 30% of their income. Referrals must be from Lancaster County and are accepted from the Lancaster County Prison Chaplain, and other social service agencies in the community.
Market View Apartments (MVA) • Contact: (717) 358-9376
Permanent supportive housing for individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness and are disabled. Must meet HUD definition of homelessness and have a disabling condition verified by a physician. Tenants will have a traditional lease agreement through Project-Based Section 8, paying 30% of their income for rent. Residents are active members of the community, participating in volunteer service or employment for 20 hours per week. Market View has a focus on self-sufficiency through community building.
TLC • Contact: (717) 397-0156
52 unit , short-term interim housing for individuals and families experiencing homelessness. Populations served include 17 rooms for Veterans, Emergency shelter for families and those who have been referred or attended orientation. The priority and focus is obtaining permanent housing through an emphasis on budgeting and education. Residents attend a variety of Life Skills classes, including Budgeting, Parenting and Landlord/Tenant Representation. The average length of stay approximately 3-5 months.