When people arrive at Water Street they are seeking help with housing, meals, life skills, job connections, and health care. It is here that people find the free services needed to begin a new life.

If you know of someone from Lancaster County who is in need of support, please call 717-393-7709 or email today to learn more about our services.

Clothing and Grocery Assistance

For individuals who aren’t clients at Water Street, but are in need of basic essentials, we offer the following clothing and grocery assistance.

To access clothing:

Schedule an appointment by calling 717-358-2081 or drop by during the following hours:

  • Tuesday 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Wednesday 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Friday 10:00am to 12:00pm

To access groceries from the Water Street Outreach building on the corner of Prince St. and Conestoga:

  • Tuesday 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Wednesday 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Friday 10am to 12:00pm (bread and pastry distribution)

Families may participate in one of the above times with a photo ID.

The Mission
To advance the kingdom by providing rescue and renewal for homeless men, women and children in Lancaster County.

Main Office

210 South Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603