CODE BLUE ALERT

Information

Where To Turn To HELP People Who Are HOMELESS

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24-Hour Homeless Outreach Hotline: 212-232-1984

outreach coordination centerProject HOME Outreach Coordination Center
1515 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri: 8am-4pm
Wed: 8am-2pm
More information: http://211sepa.org/

YOUTH SERVICES

Covenant House
(Ages 21 & Under)

Crisis Center:
31-43 East Armat Street
215-951-5411 24-Hour Hotline
1-800-999-9999

Youth Emergency Services (YES)
Center for Runaway Youth
(Ages 12-17)
24-Hour Hotline & Intake
1-800-371-SAFE(7233)

Valley Youth House
(Ages 12-21)

1500 Sansom Street #300A
215-925-3180
Street outreach and transitional housing (including LGBTQ)

VETERANS

National 24-Hour Hotline
for Veterans who are Homeless (or At-Risk of Homelessness)
1-877-4AID-VET (824-3838)

The Perimeter
(Veteran Services)
213-217 N. 4th Street
(at Arch Street)
215-923-2600
Mon-Fri: 8:30-4:30pm
Showers, haircuts, food, clothing, laundry, counseling, shelter, transportation

LGBTQ SERVICES

Trans-health Information Project (TIP)
1207 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor
Educational workshops, group support
215-851-1822
toll free: 866-222-3871

Drop-In at Washington West Project
1201 Locust Street
215-985-9206
Mon-Fri: 9am-12pm, 1-5pm, 6-9pm
HIV testing, STD screening, counseling, workshops

Mazzoni Center
809 Locust Street
215-563-0658
Mon & Tues: 9am-7pm
Wed-Fri: 9am-5pm
Medical care, counseling, HIV testing, trans health services, support groups

Attic Youth Center
(Ages 14-23)
255 S. 16th Street
215-545-4331
Mon & Tues: 11am-7pm
Wed & Fri: 1pm-8pm
HIV testing, individual counseling

LEGAL SERVICES

Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP)
1429 Walnut Street, 15th Floor
215-523-9595 or
1-800-837-2672
Weekly free legal clinics. Call for info or visit
www.homelessadvocacyproject.org

Community Legal Services (CLS)
1424 Chestnut Street
215-981-3700
Walk-in Mon-Fri: 9am-12 pm
Private landlord issues
Mon & Wed: 9am-12pm
Public housing/Section 8
Tues & Thurs: 9am-12pm
1410 W. Erie Avenue
215-227-2400
Walk-in Mon, Wed, Fri: 9am-12pm
SSI Appeal & Utilities
Tues & Thurs: 9am-12pm

Philadelphia Legal Assistance
718 Arch Street, Suite 300N
215-981-3800
Walk-in: Mon & Wed: 9-11:30am
Phone: Tues & Thurs: 9:30am-12pm

BENEFITS ACCESS

BenePhilly
1515 Fairmount Avenue
215-320-6193
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm
Food stamps, medical benefits & state benefits. Walk-ins welcome.

Philly Restart
18th Street & Vine Street
Mon: 4-5pm
Vouchers for PennDOT ID or PA birth certificate given with referral

DAY/DROP-IN CENTERS

Welcome Center
Lutheran Church o f the Holy Communion
2111 Sansom Street
215-567-3668
Tues & Fri: 12pm
Lunch; 12-4pm Activities

Philadelphia Recovery Community Center (PRCC)
1701 Lehigh Avenue
215-223-7700
Mon-Wed: 10-6pm
Thurs-Fri: 11:30-7:30
Group and individual recovery support services

A New Life Recovery & Education Center
3119 Spring Garden Street
267-507-3529
Tues-Sat: 10-6pm
Recovery & peer support;
1-3pm Snacks
Wed, Thurs, Sat: 11-3:45pm
Laundry & showers
Tues: 12-4pm
Mobile nurse

The Well
2709 N. Broad Street, 1st floor,
267-507-3470
Office: Mon-Fri: 9-5pm
Recovery & peer support groups/life & job coaching

MEN
St. John’s Hospice
1221 Race Street
215-563-7763
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri
(except 2nd Tues):
8:30am
Clothing and showers
(Mon for seniors,
veterans, disabled only);
12-3pm
Case management

WOMEN
Mercy Hospice
334 S. 13th Street
215-545-5153
Telephone, lunch, & referrals
Thurs: 12:00-12:45pm
Case management:
Tues, Wed, Thurs: 12pm
Showers

EMERGENCY HOUSING

Philadelphia Homeless Outreach Hotline
215-232-1984

Families/Single Women Seeking Emergency Housing Services, Office of Supportive Housing (OSH)

Apple Tree Family Center
INTAKE: Mon-Fri: 7-3pm
1430 Cherry Street
215-686-7150, 7151, or 7153

Families Only Emergency Housing After-Hours Services (OSH)

Red Shield Family
Residence INTAKE: Holidays & Weekends: After 3pm
715 N. Broad Street
215-787-2887

Single Women Only Emergency Housing After-Hours Services (OSH)

Gaudenzia’s House of Passage, Kirkbride Center
INTAKE: Holidays & Weekends:
After 3pm
48th Street and Haverford Avenue (48th Street side entrance)
215-471-2017

Single Men Seeking Emergency Housing Services (OSH)

The Roosevelt Darby Center
INTAKE: Mon-Fri: 7-3pm
802 North Broad Street
215-685-3700

Single Men Emergency Housing After-Hours Services (OSH)

Station House
INTAKE: Holidays & Weekends:
After 3pm
2601 N. Broad Street (rear entrance)
215-225-9230

Men at Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
302 N. 13th Street
215-922-6400

MEDICAL

EMERGENCY
Go to emergency room or
call 911

NON-EMERGENCY
Stephen Klein Wellness Center, Project HOME
2144 Cecil B. Moore Avenue
215-320-6187
Mon-Fri: 9-4:30pm
(Appointments Preferred)
Medical clinic, counselling, health insurance
enrollment
(Bus options: 3, 33 and 61)

Fairmount Health Center
1412-22 Fairmount Avenue,
215-235-9600
Mon-Fri: 8:30-5pm
walk-ins welcome
Co-pays on sliding scale from $20 to $40

Fairmount Health Center-Our Brother’s Place
907 Hamilton Street
215-978-2892
Tues & Thurs: 9am-4pm
Thurs: 7-8:30pm

Mary Howard Health Center
125 S. 9th Street
215-592-4500
Walk-ins: Mon-Fri: 7am
Appointment Hours:
Mon-Fri: 9-3:30pm

HIV/AIDS SERVICES

Jonathan Lax Center
1233 Locust Street 5th floor,
215-790-1788
Hours by Appointment:
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

GET UP
2815 Kensington Avenue
215-888-2448
Free HIV/STD Testing
Mon-Fri: 9am-4pm

SUBSTANCE ABUSE
Alcohol & Other Drug Information and
Recovery Support Line
(24-hour)
800-221-6333

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT
Suicide Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Office of Behavioral Health Emergency and
Information Line
(24-hour) 215-685-6440

Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia CRC
501 S. 54th Street
(54th Street & Cedar Street)
215-748-9525

Hall Mercer CRC- Pennsylvania Hospital
245 S. 8th Street
(between Locust Street & Spruce Street)
215-829-LIFE (5433)
Crisis Team

SYRINGE EXCHANGE
Prevention Point Philadelphia
2913 Kensington Avenue
215-634-5272
Mon-Thurs: 12pm-4:30pm
Fri: 12pm-3pm
HIV testing, drop-in center, street side health project
safer use supplies on M-W-F
Overdose and narcan training daily

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)
24-Hour Crisis Hotline:
215-985-3333
Advocacy, counseling and education services

Women Against Abuse
Legal Center:
215-686-7082

MEALS

WOMEN, MEN & FAMILIES
St. Francis Inn
2441 Kensington Avenue,
215-423-5845
Breakfast
Tues, Wed, Thurs: 10-11am
Lunch
Fri, Sat, Sun: 11:30-1pm
Dinner
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs: 4:30-6pm
Sun: 6-7:30pm
Clothing, phone usage, resource referral

Arch Street Methodist Church
Corner of Broad Street and Arch Street,
215-568-6250

Mt. Olive Holy Temple
1469 N Broad Street
215-765-3372
Lunch Tues: 12-2pm

Broad Street Ministry
315 S. Broad Street
215-735-4847
Breakfast
Mon & Tues: 8-9am
Lunch
Thurs & Fri: 11:30-1:15pm, Sat: 11:45-1pm
Dinner
Tues & Wed: 4-5:15pm
Mail (pick up & sign up)
Mon & Tues: 8-11am
Wed: 3-5:30pm
Thurs: 11:30-3pm
Fri: 11:30-1:30pm

Chosen 300 Outreach Center
1116 Spring Garden Street
215-765-9806
Lunch
1st Tues: 12pm
(Learning Lunch)
Dinner
Mon, Wed, Fri: 6pm
(Nov-April Sat: 5pm)
(May-Oct Sat: 4:30pm at 16th & Ben Franklin Pkwy)
Support group
8am & Breakfast Sun: 10am
Computer Lab
Mon, Wed, Fri: 12-3pm
Haircuts
4th Mon:10am

Helping Hands
6th Street & Green Street,
215-627-1656
Lunch Sun: 12pm
Service followed by meal

St. Mark’s Soup Bowl
1625 Locust Street
215-735-1416
Breakfast
Sat: 7-9am
Lunch
Mon-Fri: 12-1pm
(except 2nd Tues)

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
302 N. 13th Street
215-922-6400
Daily:
Breakfast 7am;
Lunch 12pm;
Dinner 6pm

Bright Hope Baptist Church
1601 N. 12th Street
215-232-6004
Dinner
Mon-Thurs: 6pm

WOMEN & CHILDREN ONLY MEALS
Mercy Hospice
334 S. 13th Street
Lunch
Mon-Fri: Women with children 11am;
Single women 12-1:15pm

MEN ONLY MEALS
Our Brother’s Place
907 Hamilton Street
Daily: 12pm Lunch & Showers

Old St. Joseph Church
321 Willings Alley
215-923-1733
Lunch
Tues, Thurs & Sat: 11:30-1:30pm

St. John’s Hospice
1221 Race Street
215-563-7763
Lunch (except 2nd Tues) 12-1pm
Dinner Mon & Fri: 4:30-5pm