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Bring the whole family for a fun day at August Fun Fest! Featuring carnival rides, food, music, a car show cruise, crafts, flea market, and more! Admission and parking are free
Lots of Family Fun at August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park!
August Fun Fest will take place at Cedar Creek Park in Belle Vernon on Sunday, August 8, 2021 from 10:00am to 6:00pm. There’s something for the whole family with great food, fun entertainment, and ...
County Commissioners today approved a Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program that will make it easier to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for certain property types for efficient equipment, renewable energy and water-conservation projects.
Enjoy the sounds of summer at two free Summer Concert Series to be held at Twin Lakes and Cedar Creek Parks
The Westmoreland County Bureau of Parks and Recreation will host two free summer concert series at Twin Lakes and Cedar Creek Parks in 2021. These c...
Jobs (deadline): Telecommun Officer Temp, Public Safety (Jul 31), Operations Mgr, Juvenile Services (Aug 2); Quality Assurance Mgr, (Aug 6); & Director, Election Bureau (Aug 9); Grants Coord, Planning (Aug 20); Communications Assoc, RA/Land Bank (Aug 27)
Visit Westmoreland County's hidden gems - our parks and trails!
Enter to win a great Laurel Highlands gift package in the "Parks Passport" Destination Guide Contest!
The “Parks Passport” is an informative guide to our 10 Westmoreland County parks and 5 trails. The Passport encourages marchers to visit and lea...
New County program to improve quality of life of Westmoreland County residents by addressing lead-based paint hazards, and other health and safety household threats through its Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control Program
GREENSBURG, Pa., October 8, 2020 - The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners — Sean Kertes, Douglas Chew and Gina Cerilli — announced today that the County has secured $3 million to address lead-based paint hazards plus an additional $400,000 for hom...
Do you feel...Stressed? Overwhelmed? Alone? Afraid? Anxiety?During these uncertain times, you are not alone. We are here to listen. Call our Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line. Services FREE & CONFIDENTIAL. 1-855-284-2494 TTY: 724-631-5600
Are you prepared in the event of an emergency? Check out the Local Emergency Planning Committee's 2021 Citizens Guide to Emergency Planning. This extensive 24 page booklet provides a great resource for Westmoreland County citizens to plan ahead in the eve...
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Westmoreland 911 will be holding the next Telecommunications Officer training class starting on September 20, 2021.
UNSEEN HEROES WANTED.Apply today and join our team!
The WCDPS Report Issue 2 is now available! Our Public Safety newsletter is created for you to read about our departments latest updates, accomplishments, and safety tips!Click "Additional Info" to access newsletter.
The 2020 Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP) update is complete. The HMP documents the risks faced by the county and its communities, an analysis of stakeholder capabilities, and a set of goals, objectives, and actions to reduce vulnerability...
Follow us @WCDPS911 for the latest Westmoreland County DPS news and updates.
Our office is now open to the public. In addition:
FARMER’S MARKET VOUCHERS AVAILABLE
The 2021 Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program provides eligible seniors with vouchers to purchase produce grown in Pennsylvania. This program, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department o...
Westmoreland Transit has fixed-route transportation to or near most medical facilities. Fixed-route public bus service is available to anyone with no reservations or requirements to use the service.
You must apply for this position through the PA Civil Service. The below link will take you directly to the list of open Westmoreland County jobs. Please click the "Fiscal Assistant (Local Government) Westmoreland County BHDS" job.
Across Pennsylvania, there are qualified therapists prepared to support individuals who have experienced trauma. Likewise, there are therapists dedicated to supporting ID/A populations. However, there are few providers equipped to offer support through bo...
Justice & Recovery Community Event
Date: September 18, 2021Time: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.Place: St. Clair Park, Greensburg, PA 15601
This is a free event for the community!
There will be speakers, resource tables, a FREE meal, and entertainment.
Prevention Conference 2021
When: Friday, October 1, 2021Time: 8:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.Place: Westmoreland County Community College
IN-PERSON SUPPORT GROUPS
Please note: These groups are not therapeutic; they are meant for socialization.
Hope & Healing Support Group (For those recovering from a suicide attempt)
Every 2nd & 4th Monday of every monthTime: 6:00PM-7:30PMLocation: MHA...
Westmoreland County Suicide Awareness and Prevention Taskforce
Date: September 11, 2021
Time:8:30 a.m. -- Virtual Survivor's Group10:00 a.m. -- Walk Registration Begins
Place: Twin Lakes, Greensburg, PA
Register online or download the&nbs...
Crisis Intervention Teams Training
The Westmoreland County BHDS Office collaborated with Mental Health America SW PA (MHASWPA) and The Southwest Crisis Intervention Teams to complete the first of two Crisis Intervention Teams (CIT) Trainings for our first ...
The Lead Paint Hazard Control and Healthy Homes Program of Westmoreland County.
Mark your calendar for the 2021 Pennsylvania Autism Training Conference!
October 5 - 7, 2021
This year's virtual conference will offer featured speakers, breakout sessions, panels, personal stories, and numerous other valuable learning opportuniti...
Last Friday, the Pa. Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs sent a notification regarding the temporary regulation waivers issued during the disaster declaration. It referenced that the end of the state emerge...
What is Merakey?
Merakey is a not-for-profit developmental, behavioral health, and education provider. We offer a variety of services to individuals and communities across the country. We offer these services to 50,000+ people each year at nearly 700 locat...
Governor Tom Wolf has announced a partnership with Pennsylvania-based Rite Aid Pharmacy to ease access to COVID-19 vaccinations for people with intellectual disabilities and autism. Beginning May 4, people with an intellectual disability, autism, and thei...
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We want to hear your voice and we want to help you, and others, develop social c...
As Autism Acceptance month wraps up, ODP shared an article by Dr. Nancy Doyle published in Forbes that summarizes many of the major perspectives and themes expressed from the Autistic community over the past month. In the arti...
PLEASE BE ADVISED as of April 17, 2021, ChildLine has changed the format of the FBI Clearance Result letter.
The major change you will observe in new format is the consolidation of result boxes. Instead of the four checkboxes previously used on the letter,...
All trainings are open to Members, Family Members, Providers, County Staff, and includes anyone that might be interested in attending.
Intensive Behavioral Health Services (IBHS) and Services for Children, Youth, and Young AdultsDate: Tuesday,&...
The main goal of CSP is to bring about a new understanding and acceptance of people with mental illness, and to offer support and education so that individuals with mental illness and co-occurring disorders may enjoy a high quality of life in their commun...
(Anyone 18-26 yrs. of age is welcome to attend)
For Zoom link contact Heather McLean.
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The Garrett Lee Smith Youth Suicide Prevention Grant team is pleased to announce a free virtual suicide prevention training series which will begin Tuesday, April 6th. This is a repeated series with the same offerings from the spring and fall of 2020.
Community Health Clinic, Inc., provides primary care for all ages.
Annual Ray of Hope Walk
(Suicide Prevention & Awareness)
Date: September 11, 2021
(They are no longer here, but never forgotten)
The Giving Tree Drop in center is located in Greenburg, Pa. The center provides peer support, self-help, and resources to promote independence and well-being for transition-age youth (age 16 and 17) and young adults (age 18-30) living with behavioral heal...
Veteran and First Responder (VFR) Healthcare has partnered with the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to provide Intensive Outpatient Treatment via telehealth for substance use disorder specifically designed for Veterans and their f...
Westmoreland Co. BHDS is seeking to fill four (4) seats on their Advisory Board.
Mission: It is the mission of the Westmoreland County Behavioral Health/Developmental Serv...
We are here to help you succeed!
What we offer:
Persevere PA COVID-19 Crisis Counseling Program
Do you feel...
For emergencies, please contact the 24 Hour Crisis Hotline at 1-800-836-6010.
Otherwise, please contact:
Sara Stenger, Administrator, email@example.comToni Dubovsky-Modar, Administrative Assistant, firstname.lastname@example.orgPatrick Showman,...
Are you a current or former foster youth? If you were in care at age 14 or over and are currently under age 27 AND a current resident of Westmoreland County, you may be eligible for a direct pandemic relief payment. Funding ends for youth aged 2...
Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau is an essential department that is predominately operating remotely. There are a limited number of employees on site maintaining operations. Office is open to the public by appointment only. &n...
Your kids are hearing about coronavirus (COVID-19). You want to make sure they get reliable information — and you want them to hear it from you. Here’s how to talk about it.Ask questions geared to your child’s age level. For ...
Have you ever considered becoming a foster parent? The Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau has an overwhelming need for foster parents for older youth (ages 12-21) . Please call today (724) 830-3301.
See the IL Calendar for Westmoreland County local YAB meeting dates.
The Mission of the Pennsylvania Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is to educate, advocate, and form partnerships to create positive change in the child welfare system.
Effective June 1, 2020
This transaction will include a service fee if you pay with your credit or debit card. The total payment will include either a $2.50 or 2.95% service fee (whichever is greater).
Service Fees are assessed by the credit card processor, ...
The federal CARES Act, P.L. 116-136, made available supplemental funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has allocated another round of CDBG-CV funds in the amount of $1,966,...
Controller Jeffrey Balzer said financial reports compiled by his staff will be made public, a departure from past practices that required formal requests under the state’s open records laws to review the department findings.
The August 2021 Arbitration List is now available on the county website.
The September 2021 Civil Trial Lists for the Honorable Rita D. Hathaway, the Honorable Chris Scherer, and the Honorable Harry Smail are available on the county website.
No Motions will be held on Friday, July 30, 2021 before the Honorable Rita Hathaway, the Honorable Chris Scherer, or the Honorable Harry Smail.
The Honorable Harry F. Smail, Jr. will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, August 20, 2021. Counsel should make arrangements to present on a prior or subsequent Friday.
The July 2021 Arbitration list is now available on the Westmoreland County Website.
On March 16, 2020, President Judge Rita Donovan Hathaway declared a judicial emergency in the Tenth Judicial District (Westmoreland County). View details of this declaration
In addition, on March 17th, President Judge Hathaway issued a ...
The Westmoreland County Courthouse and all county government facilities are open open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted, with or without an appointment
Anyone visiting should check the webpage of the department in which you are conducting business prior to arriving to see if they've noted other office visitation policy.
Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury launched the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP), designed to assist households unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Westmoreland County ERAP is anticipated to open early April.
Wyatt Inc. will build a 120,000 SF new home for its millwork and exterior curtainwall manufacturing operation on Lot 18-R in the South Huntingdon industrial park.
We're excited to announce that the WCIDC has signed a lease agreement with Regional Trail Corp. and Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad to ensure that thousands will continue to enjoy the popular Five Star Trail for another 25 years.
The Community Development Division has received $3.4 million in federal funding for a new lead-hazard reduction program that'll make low-income households safer while creating an opportunity to enhance the local pool of lead-remediation contractors.
The WCIDC Board today approved a $657,385 project to modernize one of the last available buildings in Jeannette Industrial Park.
The WCIDC Board of Directors has approved a $2.36 million project to replace 4.24 miles of rail of the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad as part of regular infrastructure upgrades that ensure the continued safety and reliability of the 33-mile railroad.
ATTENTION: In response to the recent statewide shut down ordered by Governor Tom Wolf, the Westmoreland Development Council is following emergency safety measures to protect the health of our employees and community. All non-essential offices will be clos...
Please review the following links for information regarding policies pertaining to COVID-19.
June 8, 2020
Staff Memo - Green Phase
June 4, 2020
COVID-19 Emergency Sick LeaveEmergency FMLAPandemic Activation and Response PolicyPandemic Positive COVID-19 Test P...
Effective Friday, June 5, the Juvenile Probation Office will be open to the public and will resume regular business hours of operation. The New Kensington Sub Office will also be open.
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of $12 million in funding during today’s Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) meeting to assist with blight remediation in communities across Pennsylvania.
“The Blight Remediation Program was crea...
August Fun Fest will take place at Cedar Creek Park in Belle Vernon on Sunday, August 8, 2021 from 10:00am to 6:00pm. There’s something for the whole family with great food, fun entertain...
Check out this short video highlighting some of the Mammoth Park Giant Slide Complex rules and regulations:
The Mammoth Park Giant Slide Complex reopened Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The Complex features two, 100-foot stainless steel slides and a 40-foot plasti...
The Westmoreland County Parks Department reminds visitors to continue to follow all State Health Department and CDC guidance on social distancing, masks, and gatherings.
We thank you for your patience during this difficult time as we worked through all of ...
5-inch ornaments are $25/each, and 9-inch plaques are $50/each. Click here to download the order form. Cash or checks accepted; please make checks payable to WCPRCAB. Mail your order form to Westmoreland County Parks, 194 Donohoe Road, Greensburg, PA 1560...
Follow us at "WestmorelandParkandRec" to stay up-to-date on new Parks and Rec information and programs, such as Festivals, Summer Concerts, Camps for Kids, Free Fishing Derbies, and more!
Follow us @WestCoParksRec to stay up-to-date on news from your Westmoreland County Parks & Trails!
Beginning Monday June 7th, 2021, all inmate visits will resume. Inmates will still be given one (1) free video visit per week. The visit will last for ten (10) minutes. Your family/friends will be able to contact GTL at&n...
Civil and family court documents can now be filed electronically in Westmoreland County.
Prothonotary Office will be taking Passport applications by appointment at this time. Passport hours are 8:30 - 3:30. Call 724-830-3513 to schedule an appointment. Closed for lunch from 12 to 1.
As of June 1, the Recorder of Deeds office is open to the public. There is still a drop off bin in the lobby of the main courthouse for those that still prefer to drop off their documents without coming in to our office
On July 1st, Register of Wills will be open without an appointment. We will continue to offer virtual services by appointment for those that do not wish to come into the courthouse physically.
Due to removal of Java applet support in all modern browser platforms (Chrome, FireFox, Edge & Safari) we are no longer utilizing Java to view images on our site. All images will be displayed in a new viewer that is fully compliant with all ...
Pennsylvania House Bill 264 (now Act 33) requires that anyone who intends to bid at a scheduled upset sale or judicial sale MUST appear and register at the Tax Claim bureau not less than 10 days before the scheduled sale. You must register and comply with ...
Open to the public, Appointment Recommended. Call 724-830-3428 to schedule.
For your convenience, please take advantage of our alternate means of paying delinquent taxes: Mail the payment through the US Postal Service, or pay online . All payment...
If you live in Westmoreland County and you are a pet owner, please be aware of fraudulent websites.
The only place that you can actually purchase a legitimate dog license is the Westmoreland County Treasurer’s Office. You may also mail ...
Beginning Monday, June 8th, the Westmoreland County Treasurer’s Office will again be open to the public during regular Courthouse hours. No appointments will be necessary; however, we still encourage the use of the US Postal Service an...
Expanded eligibility to use the Defense Department’s discount travel site, announced by DoD’s American Forces Travel and Priceline. Those eligible can find 40-60% discounts offhotels, flights, car rentals, travel packages and cruise brands.
VA understands that exposure to airborne hazards like burn pits is a serious concern for many Veterans.
U.S. Senator Pat Toomey announced he will partner with State Senator John Yudichak to honor Korean War veterans with the Korean Ambassador for Peace Medal for Korean War veterans residing in the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s 14th Senate district.
The Norwin Elks,White Oak Vet Center and Westmoreland County Food Bank will host a Military Share food distribution program Thursday August 26, 2021, between 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Registration required by August 9, 2021.
Patriot Park Global War on Terrorism Memorial in Stonycreek Township, Somerset County, will be located not far from where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed in a field Sept. 11, 2001, after being hijacked by terrorists. Photo credit: Renatta Signorini
A box lunch will be distributed to veterans and a guest. RSVP by August 2, 2021
This year's ride honors members of the US Army 14th Qtr Masters KIA during Desert Storm.
View event flyerRegister online
If your discharge related to the following, you can be considered for discharge upgrade:• Mental Health Conditions, including PTSD• Traumatic Brain Injury• Sexual Assault/Harassment (Military Sexual Trauma)• Sexual Orientation (Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Matthew Zamosky, Director of Veterans AffairsWestmoreland County724.830.3530 email@example.com
Greensburg, May 20, 2021—Volunteer van drivers are urgently needed for Westmoreland County’s veterans’ free...
The Accreditation Search Index, provides state-by-state contact information, as well as a downloadable list, of Veterans Service Organization (VSO) representatives, attorneys and claims agents who stand ready to assist with preparing VA claims in an ethic...
In this report, read stories of a caring, professional staff who overcame COVID-19’s challenges to keep Veterans safe while continuing to provide the excellent care they earned and deserve.
Veteran and First Responder (VFR) Healthcare has partnered with PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to provide Intensive Outpatient Treatment via telehealth for substance use disorder specifically designed for Veterans and their families.
Criminals continue to capitalize on coronavirus pandemic
Active-duty personnel, veterans and reserve forces targeted by scammers
Dear Funeral Directors:
We are asking for your assistance. As you may be aware, the government’s primary repository for military personnel records, the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC), has been closed to the public since March due to the...
All veterans should occasionally check with an accredited veteran service officer to see if changes in a veteran’s circumstances or changes to benefit policies may have modified the programs they are eligible to receive
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War Related Illness and Injury Study CenterClick on the link below for more info.
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VA Direct Deposit News Release
VA Direct Deposit Fact Sheet
Search our Unclaimed Property database for military decorations from various conflicts.
Ryan Skuta was home about a year after his third tour of duty, a four-month stint as a freelance infantryman fighting with the Kurds against ISIS in 2016, when he was arrested in Jeannette and charged with drunk driving.
On Tuesday, Skuta, 33, of Irwin, be...
The WCIDC is celebrating the transfer of 13.39 acres in Technology Park II to Al. Neyer, which next month will begin building a 150,000 SF speculative flex facility on the site. It's expected to employ 150+.
RN, LPN, C NA, Food Service Worker, Housekeeping/Laundry, Switchboard and Recreation positions now available! Casual, part-time, summer and temp positions also offered for more flexible scheduling!
Send a free hand delivered electronic card to a loved one at Westmoreland Manor! Submitted cards will be delivered to your loved one by a Activities Department staff member.
We are currently allowing Outdoor Visitation!. Please view the attached guidelines before visiting. Our visitation status is subject to change at any time
Click the link below to view our Visitation Guidelines. Please be advised this is subject to change.