The PVEN sponsors the Pleasant Valley Community Service Center offering to our community:

Clothing, food, educational programs, limited rental assistance, budget planning, disaster aid, crisis intervention, information and referral, and networking with other community agencies.

PVEN serves residents of Eldred, Ross, Polk, Chestnuthill, Hamilton, and Jackson townships. Complete and submit an application form for temporary assistance that you can download here and print out or pick up the application form at the PVEN Community Service Center.

Download an Application Form here. Bring proof of your address and income with you when you submit this form.

Food Distribution Hours
Tuesdays 9:15 to 12:00 pm
Pick up food, by appointment. Please call 570-992-3136 to schedule an appointment time.

Clothing Distribution Hours
9:00 to 11:00 am
Pick up clothing, by appointment.  Please call 570-992-3136 to schedule an appointment time.

Donation Drop Off Hours
Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays
, 9 to 11:30 am
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Donations of food, clothing, personal care items, etc. can be dropped off between the hours listed above or by making alternate arrangements with the center director at 570-992-3136 or

All other times by appointment.