COVID-19 Updates and Resources
SMC is Open
We are open! Masks are required for everyone, regardless of vaccination status. We will ask basic COVID-related health questions when you arrive. If you are experiencing ANY COVID-related symptoms (fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea), please do not come in. Call 814-452-6113 to speak with a caseworker instead.
If you prefer to work remotely (email, phone, paperwork drop-off), we are happy to accommodate you. We have a mail slot to the left of our door where you can drop items off for caseworkers. Please include your caseworker's name on the envelope.
St. Martin Early Learning Center is open. Please see their reopening plan (on this page) for more information. Note that masks are required for everyone at the early learning center per Department of Human Service regulations.
This document details the COVID-19 reopening plan and procedures for St. Martin Early Learning Center.
This program addresses financial need for rent and utility payments. Need MUST be a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Please see attached for all details,
In partnership with the City of Erie, we currently have funds available for those who need rent/mortgage assistance due to COVID. Please call 814-452-6113.
For housing assistance (rent, security deposit, mortgage, etc.) that is NOT COVID-related, please FIRST call 814-SHELTER. They coordinate all housing assistance requests and will refer you to us or another agency depending upon your situation.
Please call us at 814-452-6113 with any questions. We have funds available for some programs (some qualification guidelines apply). Don't wait!
Please note that the following are not our programs. Refer to each document for details.