Pennsylvania offers assistance and other services to people and families in need. As an Armstrong County resident, you can submit applications and renewals at the Armstrong County Assistance Office drop box or online using COMPASS. Caseworkers are available at the county assistance office to help you and answer your questions in person or over the phone if the office is closed to the public.
Emerald City Gymnastics is a gymnastics center providing quality professional instruction in a safe and positive environment for preschool-aged children, tumbling, and non-competitive gymnasts.
Situated along the Allegheny River, the Allegheny Mariner is a unique spot to dine, drink, and enjoy some company with friends and family.
The Richard G. Snyder YMCA strengthens communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility with various programs and access to fitness facilities. They also have a new golf simulator featuring multiple courses, accurate statistics, and a driving range. The simulator can accommodate up to four players at a time and is accessible for both YMCA members and non-members.
Wick City Saloon is a non-smoking bar with daily food specials, pool tables, dart boards, and a dining area open to those 21 and younger until 10 PM.
TLC Shop is the largest consignment shop in the county — buy, sell, or trade everything from furniture to collectibles.
Since 1991, Kevin’s Quality Meats has been a fixture in the Kittanning community. Over the years, their product selection has expanded to include a wide variety of meats, cheeses, specialty smoked products, as well as catering and wholesale services.
The Progressive Workshop of Armstrong County, Inc. (PWAC) was formed in 1968 by a group of concerned citizens who wanted to provide vocational rehabilitation services to people with disabilities. Various civic groups raised the money needed for the first year of operation. Currently, funding is obtained through the Behavioral and Developmental Health Program of Armstrong and Indiana Counties, the Office of Developmental Programs Waivers and fee-for-service funding.
The Armstrong County Historical Museum & Genealogical Society is a local non-profit organization that has been collecting and preserving the historical artifacts and genealogical records of the county since 1924.
The Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong (HACA) has been offering affordable housing in a safe environment for Armstrong County’s low- to moderate-income seniors, persons with disabilities, and families with children since its establishment in 1962. They own and operate 525 Public Housing units and 100 Section 8 New Construction units.
Jordans Soft Serve is a family-owned and operated ice cream shop that has been a staple in Armstrong County for over 40 years.
Founded in 2007, The Market on Reynolds is a mom-and-pop store open 365 days a year. Their main objective is to contribute to the community of Armstrong County by providing convenient and unique things to their customers.
Hot Spot Hotel & Lounge is a bar and restaurant with daily food specials and a non-smoking dining room.
Heroes Bar & Grill is a bar and restaurant in Kittanning serving quality food in a cozy, hometown atmosphere from Tuesday-Sunday.
Soak up the modern and vintage charm of this inviting 2-bedroom apartment. It is housed in an 1880s Victorian home with a private entrance to the second-story unit. Old Meets New on Vine is located near the Allegheny River, Kittanning Riverfront Park, and Armstrong Trail in Downtown Kittanning.
Since 1973, the Armstrong-Indiana-Clarion Drug and Alcohol Commission, Inc. (AICDAC) has been the designated Single County Authority (SCA) for drug and alcohol services in Armstrong and Indiana Counties. In 2010, Clarion County was added to the counties serviced in the state of Pennsylvania by AICDAC.
Bowser’s Landscaping & Christmas Trees is a local, family-owned Christmas tree business selling fresh-cut trees, live ball and burlap trees, holiday wreaths, and oversized/special order trees.
The Kittanning Public Library offers a wide selection of materials, a coffee café, free wi-fi, public computers, genealogy, and programs for all ages throughout the year. Stop in and browse their collection in a friendly, casual atmosphere.
Armstrong Trails invites trail users to enjoy hours of recreation on the 35.5 miles of trail along the eastern bank of the Allegheny River. The trail is a gem for those who bike, walk, hike, run, geocache, or are interested in history. There are plenty of opportunities to explore the beautiful countryside, signs of days gone by, flora/fauna, birds, wildlife, and, of course, the beautiful Allegheny River.
Donna Weckerly is a creative photographer who offers stylized photography sessions for high school seniors, engaged couples, boudoir, expecting parents, and families. She also offers professional business headshots and product photography, and her work is featured in a studio space at The Manos Gallery in Tarentum.
Funky Monkey Donuts is a mobile donut business that creates made-to-order cake donuts with a variety of toppings. They also cater weddings, showers, and more. Check out their Facebook page regularly to see their upcoming locations.