Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter

Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter accommodates the needs of over 25 men who are homeless every night of the year.  The Shelter opens daily at 4:30 p.m. and provides residents with safe, secure sleeping quarters, a hot shower, and a warm evening meal.

Northside Community Food Pantry

The Northside Community Food Pantry provides a week’s worth of food for over 950 food insecure Northside individuals and families each month.  Among local food pantries, it is the largest single client of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.

Permanent Housing Program

In accordance with our mission to “receive the stranger,” NCM offers housing to men who are working to break the cycle of homelessness.  This program is designed to address the long-term needs of men who are homeless and have disabilities.

Mission Vision Eye Exams

In conjunction with NCM, Mission Vision provides free eye screenings and eye-wear.

Health Care Clinic

Primary Care Health Services provides free, complete medical care to any client in our housing programs, including follow-up and specialist referrals. Any Homeless individual is able to meet weekly with a doctor, nurse, counselor, pharmacy intern and psychiatrist.

Duquesne Light Customer Assistance Program

In conjunction with NCM, Holy Family Institute offers our neighbors assistance with their energy bills.

Goodwill High School Equivalency Test Preparation

Goodwill operates an adult education classroom at NCM.  Individuals who have an interest in working toward their HiSET or GED® or developing basic employability/post-secondary education skills can register for a TABE placement test to begin the journey to your degree. Click here to register online or, for assistance scheduling your TABE test, call the Goodwill Welcome Center at 1-877-499-3526.

Neighborhood Employment Center

At our Neighborhood Employment Center, staff provide one-on-one job search assistance, interview preparation and resume development. To set up an appointment with our employment specialist, call 412-323-1163 ext. 3 or email