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    Programs that focus broadly on helping individuals who are having difficulty understanding and/or obtaining grants, payments, services or other benefits for which they are eligible rather than offering more specialized services relating to a particular type of benefit.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Bucks County Housing Group - Subsidized HousingBucks County Housing Group offers assistance with applying for and securing low income and Section 8 housing. The Housing group manages several low income and subsidized housing untits.BucksBucks County Housing Group - Bucks; WarminsterBucks County Housing Group
    Center in the Park - CounselorProvides assistance with member concerns regarding benefits and entitlements such as; SNAP, Social Security, housing issues and repairs, PACE applications and Property Tax/Rent Rebate Programs.PhiladelphiaCenter in the Park - Philadelphia; GermantownCenter in the Park
    Center in the Park - In Home Support ProgramOffers services to homebound adults over the age of 60+ who are in need of assistance to remain or regain their independence in their home. Services received through the IHSP are designed to be short-term and to help consumers get back on their feet and into the community.PhiladelphiaCenter in the Park - Philadelphia; GermantownCenter in the Park
    Family Benefits Program of Chester County - CoatesvilleHelps Coatesville families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - CoatesvilleMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Family Benefits Program of Chester County - Kennett SquareHelps Kennett Square families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - Kennett SquareMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Laurel Legal Services - Cambria CountyProvides free civil legal representation to low-income clients. Cases handled include family, consumer and housing law and public benefits within program priorities. LLS assists survivors of domestic violence in Protection From Abuse actions without regard to income.CambriaLaurel Legal ServicesLaurel Legal Services
    Laurel Legal Services - Clarion CountyProvides free civil legal representation to low-income clients. Cases handled include family, consumer and housing law and public benefits within program priorities. LLS assists survivors of domestic violence in Protection From Abuse actions without regard to income.ClarionLaurel Legal ServicesLaurel Legal Services
    Laurel Legal Services - Westmoreland CountyProvides free civil legal representation to low-income clients. Cases handled include family, consumer and housing law and public benefits within program priorities. LLS assists survivors of domestic violence in Protection From Abuse actions without regard to income.WestmorelandLaurel Legal ServicesLaurel Legal Services
    Legal Advice, Representation, and EducationFranklin County Legal Services provides legal representation, advice, and education to low-income individuals with civil legal problems in Franklin and Fulton Counties of Pennsylvania.FranklinFranklin County Legal ServicesFranklin County Legal Services
    Maternal and Child Health Consortium - Family Benefits Program - Kennett SquareHelps Kennett Square families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - Kennett SquareMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Maternal and Child Health Consortium - Family Benefits Program - OxfordHelps Oxford families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - OxfordMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Maternal and Child Health Consortium - Family Benefits Program - PhoenixvilleHelps Phoenixville families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - PhoenixvilleMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Maternal and Child Health Consortium - Family Benefits Program - West ChesterHelps West Chester families apply for medical assistance, CHIP, or food stamps.ChesterHealthy Start - West ChesterMaternal and Child Health Consortium
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - AlleghenyProvides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.AlleghenyNeighborhood Legal Services AssociationNeighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - BeaverProvides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.BeaverNeighborhood Legal Services AssociationNeighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - ButlerProvides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.ButlerNeighborhood Legal Services AssociationNeighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - LawrenceProvides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.LawrenceNeighborhood Legal Services AssociationNeighborhood Legal Services Association
    Pennsylvania Health Law Project - Legal Advice Regarding Access to Public Health CareProvides free legal services and advocacy to Pennsylvanians having trouble accessing publicly funded health care coverage or services. Promotes access to public health insurance programs and services for persons with disabilities, the elderly and low-income.PHLP may provide free direct representation on appeals for those who are denied or terminated from enrollment in a publicly funded healthcare program or have a service denied, reduced, or terminated. PHLP acts as a consultant on health insurance coverage for the poor, individuals with disabilities, and the elderly, as as resource for public interest groups that serve the poor. DauphinPennsylvania Health Law Project - Harrisburg OfficePennsylvania Health Law Project
    Pennsylvania Health Law Project - Pittsburgh OfficeProvides free legal services and advocacy to Pennsylvanians having trouble accessing publicly funded health care coverage or services. Promotes access to public health insurance programs and services for persons with disabilities, the elderly and low-income.AlleghenyPennsylvania Health Law ProjectPennsylvania Health Law Project
    United Communities Southeast Philadelphia - Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC)The NAC provides assistance with completion of applications for medical benefits, public assistance or other and assisting the community with issues that affect the community around curb appeal, residential and commercial development, open space, side yard and community gardens. PhiladelphiaUnited Communities Southeast Philadelphia (Houston Community Center)United Communities Southeast Philadelphia

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