Center for Independent Living of Central PA
207 House Avenue
Center for Independent Living of Central PA - Newport
100 N. Second St.
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|Frequently Asked Questions|
Q. What is a Regional Housing Coordinator (RHC)?
A. The goal of the Regional Housing Coordinator program is to improve or create housing choice for people regardless of age or disability by improving communication and information flow between the affordable housing community and service providers. The RHC program is a collaborative effort between Department of Public Welfare /PA Department of Aging 's Office of Long-term Living, Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency and the Self Determination Housing Project. Regional Housing Coordinators (RHCs) are individuals who provide trainings and facilitate the communication between the housing community and services providers. There are ten RHC's in Pennsylvania. To learn more about RHCs in your area visit http://www.sdhp.org/rhcs/rhcs_copy.htm.
Q. Who is my Regional Housing Coordinator?
A. If you live in Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, Mifflin, Juniata, Adam or York Counties, contact Beth Ellis at 717-731-1900 x259.
If you live in Somerset, Cambria, Blair, Bedford, Huntingdon, Fulton or Franklin Counties, contact Howard Ermin at 814-502-4448.
If you live in Clinton, Centre, Union, Snyder, Northumberland, Montour or Columbia counties, contact Taryn Sprague at 570-660-5706.
If your county is not listed above, contact the CILCP Director of Housing. Lynn Stewart at 717-731-1900.
Q. What training programs are offered through the RHC program?
A. RHCs have pre-developed training available to the housing community and service providers. These include but are not limited to: