Medical Assistance

Legal Information

  • Telephone Assistance Program - Lifeline

    Lifeline is a program that provides reduced telephone costs to customers of qualified telephone services. It is available to recipients of General Assistance (GA), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Federal Public Housing Assistance, Medical Assistance, Food Stamps or the National School Free Lunch Program. Content Detail

    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Tips on Applying for Welfare Benefits

    Helpful tips from Neighborhood Legal Services Association about filing an application for benefits from the Department of Public Welfare. Content Detail

    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
  • Understanding “Wraparound” Services for Children in HealthChoices

    This guide is about how to obtain services for children through the Behavioral Health Managed Care Organization. Content Detail

    Pennsylvania Health Law Project