Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - SNAP (Food Stamps)

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
  • Tenant Resource Guide

    This guide was produced by Community Legal Services of Philadelphia and The Legal Clinic for the Disabled to help connect low-income tenants in Philadelphia to community resources. Content Detail

    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • 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
  • Young Parents and Welfare Benefits

    Fact sheet from the Youth Justice Project providing information about the types of benefits that might be available to young parents and pregnant teens. Content Detail

    Youth Justice Project