Philadelphia County Welfare (Pennsylvania)

Search for Philadelphia County, PA county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


Philadelphia County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia County WIC Offices process applications to join the Philadelphia County welfare program, provide nutrition education, and administer food services to eligible people. Pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children are eligible for the program if they meet income requirements and are at nutrition risk. Philadelphia County WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits and accept applications, and they may conduct assessments for determining nutrition risk. WIC Office services may be available through their website.

Philadelphia Health Care Center WIC Office Philadelphia PA 555 South 43rd Street 19104 215-685-7500

Philadelphia Health Care Center WIC Office Philadelphia PA 1920 North 20th Street 19121 215-685-2930

Philadelphia Health Care Center WIC Office Philadelphia PA 321 West Girard Avenue 19123 215-685-3800


A Philadelphia County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Philadelphia County Child, Youth, and Family Services Departments may offer job training, education assistance, and childcare subsidy programs. They may also be responsible for children's welfare services, such as adoption and foster care, as well as regulating and licensing Philadelphia County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Philadelphia County child support payments and investigating child abuse, domestic abuse, and elderly or adult abuse. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Office may provide access to services on its website.

Hank Gathers Youth Access Center Philadelphia PA 2501 West Diamond street 19121 215-685-2710

Lutheran Children & Family Services Philadelphia PA 229 North 63rd Street 19139 215-747-7500


Philadelphia County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Local Philadelphia County Food Stamp Offices can process applications for SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for the program, and provide nutritional education. They also help administer monthly benefits, distribute food assistance benefits, and accept applications from individuals and Philadelphia County households. Food Stamp Offices in Philadelphia County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Philadelphia County Assistance Boulevard District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 4109 Frankford Avenue 19124 215-560-6500

Philadelphia County Assistance Chelten District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 301 East Chelten Avenue 19144 215-560-5200

Philadelphia County Assistance Delancey District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 5740 Market Street 19139 215-560-3700

Philadelphia County Assistance Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 801 Market Street 19107 215-560-7226

Philadelphia County Assistance Gledale District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 5201 Old York Road 19141 215-560-4600

Philadelphia County Assistance Liberty District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 219 East Lehigh Avenue 19125 215-560-4000

Philadelphia County Assistance Ridge Tioga District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 1350 West Sedgley Avenue 19132 215-560-4900

Philadelphia County Assistance Somerset District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 2701 North Broad Street 19132 215-560-5400

Philadelphia County Assistance South District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 1163 South Broad Street 19147 215-560-4400

Philadelphia County Assistance Unity District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 4111 Frankford Avenue 19124 215-560-6400

Philadelphia County Assistance West District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 5070 Parkside Avenue 19131 215-560-6100

Philadelphia Long Term and Independent Services District Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 5070 Parkside Avenue 19131 215-560-5500

Philadelphia Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Food Stamp Office Philadelphia PA 1348 West Sedgley Avenue 19132 215-560-1583


The Philadelphia County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Philadelphia County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Philadelphia County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Philadelphia County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Philadelphia Social Service Department Philadelphia PA 1315 Cherry Street 19107 215-686-6055