Client Resources

Client Resources2018-12-06T15:13:19+00:00

Benefits Access

1515 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Food Stamps, Medical Benefits, and State Benefits

General Assistance Cash Benefits
General Assistance Cash Benefits Restored

Philly Restart
18th and Vine Streets, Philadelphia 19103
Mondays: 4-5 p.m. Vouchers for PennDOT ID or PA birth
certificate given with referral letter from shelter or
agency. Meal served.

Day/Drop-In Centers

The Hub of Hope
1401 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Coffee and Snacks, Case Management, Recovery
Groups, Showers/Laundry, Medical

Welcome Center
Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion
2111 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Philadelphia Recovery Community Center (PRCC)
1701 Lehigh Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132-2123
Group and Individual Recovery Support

A New Life Recovery Learning Center
3119 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Recovery and Peer Support

The Well
2709 N. Broad St., 1st Fl., Philadelphia, PA 19132-2722
Recovery and Peer Support Groups
Life and Job Coaching

Saint John’s Hospice (Men)
1221 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Domestic Violence

Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline
1-866-723-3014 or 1-866-SAFE-014
Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing,
Referral and Legal Representation

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR)
1617 JFK Blvd., Suite 800, Philadelphia, PA 19103
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 215-985-3333
Advocacy, Counseling, and Education Services

Women Against Abuse
100 S. Broad St, Ste. 1341, Philadelphia, PA 19110
Legal Center: 215-686-7082

HAP Waiver

HAP Website Waiver


Philly Eviction Prevention Project

LGBTQ Services

The Attic Youth Center 
(Ages 14-23)
255 S. 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
HIV Testing, Individual Counseling, Social
Activities, and Safe Environment for Youth

Mazzoni Center
1348 Bainbridge Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Medical Care, Counseling, HIV Testing, 
Trans Health Services, Support Groups

Mazzoni Center, Washington West Project
1201 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
HIV and STI Testing (check for times)

149 W. Susquehanna Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19122
267-457-3912/Toll-free: 866-222-3871
Educational Workshops, Group Support


Women Only

Women of Hope
1210 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA

Men Only

Bethesda Project: Our Brother’s Place
907 Hamilton Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Lunch and Showers (check for times)


Men Only

Old St. Joseph Church
321 Willings Alley, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Lunch (check for times)

Saint John’s Hospice
1221 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Lunch, Dinner, Clothes and Showers, Social Workers

Women, Men, and Families
St. Francis Inn
2411 Kensington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (check for times)
Clothing, Phone Usage, Resource Referral

Arch Street Methodist Church
55 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Sunday Dinner (check for times)

Mt. Olive Holy Temple
1469 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
Tuesday Lunch (call for times)

Helping Hand Rescue Mission
610 N. 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Sunday Lunch (check for times).
Service Followed by Meal.

Broad Street Ministry
315 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Lunch, Mail Pick-up, Health Services,
Personal Care Items, Art

Saturday Soup Bowl
at St. Mark’s Church
1625 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Saturday Breakfast (check for times)

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
302 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 922-6400
Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (check for times)

Old Pine Community Center
401 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Tuesday Bag Lunch, Sunday Breakfast,
Sunday Showers

Bright Hope Baptist Church
1601 N. 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
Monday through Thursday Dinner (check for times)

Medical Emergency

– Go to Emergency Room or Call 911

Medical Non-Emergency

Stephen Klein Wellness Center, Project HOME
2144 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19121
Medical Clinic, Counseling, Health Insurance Enrollment

Fairmount Primary Care Center
1412-1422 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Co-pays on Sliding Scale from $20-$40

Fairmount Health Center-Our Brother’s Place
907 Hamilton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Mary Howard Health Center
125 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Philadelphia FIGHT Community Health Centers
John Bell Health Center
1207 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Comprehensive Primary Medical Care

Jonathan Lax Treatment Center
1233 Locust St., 4th Fl., Philadelphia, PA 19107
Integrated HIV Primary Medical Care and Social Services

Medical – Non-Emergency

Youth Health Empowerment Project
Y-HEP Health Center (for those 13-24)
1207 Chestnut St., 5th Fl., Philadelphia, PA 19123

Mental Health Support

Suicide Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Office of Behavioral Health Emergency and
Information Line (24-Hour Mental Health
Designated Line) 215-685-6440

Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia Crisis
Response Center (CRC)
501 S. 54th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Hall-Mercer Crisis Response Center (CRC) –
Pennsylvania Hospital
245 S. 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Mary Howard Health Center
125 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Substance Abuse
Alcohol and Other Drug Information and
Recovery Support Line (24-hour)

Syringe Exchange
Prevention Point Philadelphia
2913 Kensington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19134
HIV Testing, Drop-in Center, Street Side
Health Project, Safer Use Supplies on M-W-F,
Overdose and Narcan Training Daily

Rental Assistance

Office of Homeless Services
Assistance with my Rent


Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center
3900 Woodland Avenue, 8th Fl., Philadelphia, PA 19104
Social Work/Homeless Services

Fresh Start Veterans Housing Program
2900 N. 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19132

Impact Services Veterans Housing Program
1952 E. Allegheny Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19134

Northeast Philadelphia Vet (Counseling) Center
101 E. Olney Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa 19120

Philadelphia Vet (Counseling) Center
801 Arch Street, Suite 502, Philadelphia, PA 19107

The Perimeter
213-217 N. 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA  19106

Youth Services

Connection Training Services
Youth Transition Center
(Ages 14-17)
5738 Thomas Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143
Shelter, Counseling, 24-Hour Intake

Covenant House Pennsylvania
(Ages 21 and under)
31 E. Armat Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144
24-Hour Hotline 1-800-999-9999

PathWays PA Basic Center Program
(Ages 13-17, Females Only)
5013 Hazel Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19139
215-397-4287 or 215-397-4260
Services and Housing

Valley Youth House
(Ages 12-21)
1500 Sansom Street, #300A, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Street outreach and transitional housing (include LGBTQ)

Youth Emergency Service (YES)
Center for Runaway Youth
(Ages 12-17)
24-Hour Hotline and Intake 1-800-371-SAFE (7233)
1526 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Youth Matters Philly
400+ Resources for Youth in Philly
This app is designed to help Philly youth find and access local resources,
like shelters, housing, food banks, healthcare providers, and more.