​Pennsylvania Benefits Center

Bdt Location

Monday-Friday 9am-5pm EST

​​The PA Benefits Center works to help low-income individuals across the Commonwealth access the benefits and services for which they are eligible.

Through diverse funding and cross-sector partnerships, BDT is able to provide support for a wide variety of benefits designed to provide financial stability for Pennsylvanians.

Key partnerships that help the PA Benefits Center effectively serve seniors include:

211 of SEPA
Central PA Food Bank
Community Legal Services (CLS)
Consumer Health Coalition (CHC)
Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger
National Council on Aging (NCOA)
PA Department of Aging
PA Department of Human Services, City of Philadelphia
Pan Asian Senior Services, Inc. (PASSi)
Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
Philadelphia Health Partnership
Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO)
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
The Leo and Peggy Pierce Family Foundation
The Opportunity Fund
The Pew Charitable Trusts
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Walmart Foundation

Population Served

Assistance is available to individuals of all ages.

Benefits Supported

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

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