BenePhilly

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BenePhilly is a free program that helps low-income Philadelphians enroll in critical benefits and services.

Since 2008, BenePhilly has served over 119,000 low-income Philadelphians in public benefits to help pay for essential goods and services, like groceries, healthcare, and utility bills, bringing over $1 billion to households throughout the city. In 2019, BenePhilly delivered an average of over $4,000 in benefits to each household served. Call the BenePhilly hotline to access BenePhilly services today.

To learn more, watch this video on BenePhilly from the Communities Thrive Challenge

 

Population Served

Philadelphians of all ages

19+ Benefits Supported

  • Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly (PACE/NET)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Property Tax/Rent Rebate (PT/RR)
  • Medicaid (MA)
  • Medicare Extra Help (LIS)
  • Medicare Savings Program (MSP)
  • Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Qualified Health Plan (QHP)
  • Homestead Exemption
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Social Security Disability (SSDI)
  • Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
  • Unemployment Insurance (UI)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
  • Child Tax Credit (CTC)
  • Senior Property Tax Freeze (SPTF)
  • Childcare Subsidy (CCIS)
  • and more

In-person Center Locations

*Centers are not providing in-person services at this time, please call their phone number listed below for remote services.

Click here to download the BenePhilly Flyer

BenePhilly Center Locations offer free one-on-one support to help Philadelphians fill out benefit applications and follow up on application status.

    • Esperanza – 4261 N 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140 Phone: (215) 302-3600

 

    • Catholic Social Services – Southwest Family Services Center, 6214 Grays Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19142 Phone: (215) 724-8550, ext. 6

 

    • Impact Services  – CareerLink Northwest, 5847 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA, 19144 Phone: (215) 298-9292

 

    • Impact Services  – Allegheny, 1952 E. Allegheny Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19134 Phone: (215) 739-1600, ext. 143

 

 

    • Project HOME – 1515 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA  19130 Phone: (215) 320-6193

 

    • Hub of Hope – MSB Concourse; 16th Street & JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Phone: (215) 309-5225

 

 

    • UESF – 1608 Walnut St., Suite 600, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Phone: (215) 814-6839

 

 

 

Key partnerships that help BenePhilly effectively serve Philadelphians include:

211 of SEPA
Citizens Bank Foundation
Community Legal Services (CLS)
Opportunity Fund
PA Department of Human Services
PA Department of Aging
Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
Philadelphia Health Partnership
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
The Leo and Peggy Pierce Family Foundation
The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity
The Pew Charitable Trusts
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

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