The EFSP provides shelter, food, and supportive services for residents experiencing non-disaster related emergencies.

The Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) is a federally funded program administrated by FEMA. United Way of Bucks County administers the program locally to eligible agencies.

EFSP does not provide assistance directly to individuals. If you need help, please contact PA 211. You can dial 211, visit 211 online at, or text your zip code to #898-211 to talk with an operator for free, anytime day or night.  

For more information on the EFSP program, go to 

For more information on local administration of EFSP or to obtain an application, please contact PJ O’Brien.

Email or call (215) 949-1660 ext., 112.


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