Renters Assistance Available in Wayne County

By Sam Miller
Renters assistance is available in Wayne County thanks to funding from the Department of Human Services. Wayne County residents behind on rent or utilities payments can apply to receive this assistance which gives an additional three months of rental payments to prevent homelessness. Applications can be done on the PA Compass website. Those without internet access are encouraged to contact their local library where trained individuals can help with the application process. Questions about the program can be directed to [email protected] or call 570-253-2304 and leave a message.