Food Programs

ICCAP offers three food programs tailored to benefit the Indiana County Community based on specific needs. There are numerous food pantries, the PA Senior Food Box Program which is a nutrition specific food assistance program, and emergency food assistance. ICCAP also offers advice and recipes for healthy eating with it’s Nutrition Corner resource. 

**Please note that the inquiry form is for eligiblity verification purposes only, it is not an application for services. 

***Programs based on grant availability 

Local Pantries

ICCAP has 17 conveniently located food pantries throughout Indiana County that operate on a monthly basis for households or individuals that are in need of food.  You will need to bring your proof of address to register at a pantry located nearest to you.

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Emergency Food

We also can provide emergency food boxes at the ICCAP Warehouse for those who are in need.


The PA Senior Food Box Program

Administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service, the PA Senior Food Box Program is a federal food program designed to improve health and nutrition of seniors 60+ years of age. Participants receive free food once a month that are tailored to the nutritional needs of the participants.

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Nutrition Corner

Discover healthy and delicious recipes as well as advice and resources to help build your nutrition knowledge.

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In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail:U.S. Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
  2. fax:(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Housing Programs

ICCAP has established housing programs for those in need of assistance. The HEMAP is structured to assist with emergency mortgage assistance. The Pathway Homeless Shelter implements emergency shelter for families or individuals without a place to sleep. Inhabit Indiana Closing Cost Assistance grant program facilitates funds for those seeking residency in the Indiana Borough. Rental Assistance for those who are homeless or nearly homeless with financial assistance.

**Please note that the inquiry form is for eligiblity verification purposes only, it is not an application for services. 

***Programs based on grant availability 


Homeowners Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

This is an emergency loan program to assist homeowners who are behind on their mortgage and have received an Act 91/foreclosure notice from their lender.  People can get assistance up to 2 years.  This is like a second mortgage that is added on  to the original mortgage.


Emergency Shelter

Pathway, located in Black Lick.  Provides shelter for homeless individuals and families who have nowhere to sleep at night. We’re staffed 24/7 – 365 days/year.  Residents receive Intensive case management services; which includes transportation to get to appointments and to look for housing, information & referral, basic life skills, food, hygiene items, and household items through donations.  We also work closely with ARIN IU to assist parents with children set up transportation for school.


Inhabit Indiana Closing Cost Assistance Program

Grant program for individuals wanting to purchase a home in Indiana Borough.  Once all requirements are met, they would receive $ 2,000 towards closing costs.
(Income eligibility:   2 persons-$ 41,000, 3-$ 46,100, 4-$ 51,200)


Rental Assistance

Provides temporary financial help by paying rent/security deposits for those who are homeless or are nearly homeless.  Income guidelines is 200%.


Other Programs

Aside from food and housing programs, ICCAP offers a variety of other resources. From categories like securing energy services and even back to school supplies, ICCAP may be able to help.

**Please note that the inquiry form is for eligiblity verification purposes only, it is not an application for services. 

***Programs based on grant availability 

Energy Services

ICCAP may have funds available to assist you with utility and fuel assistance.

*Programs based on grant availability 


Representative Payeeship

We provide financial services to approximately 200 Consumers of which, 99% of them receive SSI, SSDI, VA or Black Lung.  They can self-refer, or be referred by the Social Security Office, or another agency or organization.


Transportation Assistance

Assistance with car repair, car insurance, car payments, registration, and bus passes.

*Programs based on grant availability 


Angels' Wings

ICCAP in collaboration with Diamond Drug  provides Christmas gifts for children.

*Programs based on grant availability 


Back to School

ICCAP partners with local community members to provide school supplies to children within Indiana County.

*Programs based on grant availability 


Power Pack

This program provides child friendly non-perishable food items to over 800 children in grades K – 6th for weekends on a weekly basis.  We distribute food to all 12 public schools throughout Indiana County. 

Power Pack is a donation based program.


***Programs based on grant availability