Benefits and Enrollment | Helping to Navigate the Process | Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia

Benefits and Enrollment

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Paperwork and applications for assistance and benefits can be overwhelming. But the staff at Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia is expert at navigating through the public process and policies, including the paperwork that might be required to maximize accessible funds—valuable help through a challenging process and at a difficult time.

Our staff will help identify benefits that may be available to you and help you throughout the enrollment process to ensure you’re able to access the needed assistance. We make calls to advocate on behalf of clients, help with forms and facilitate obtaining the proper documents. We routinely help clients access:

Public Benefits

  • SNAP (food stamps)
  • Medicare
  • WIC
  • Social Security
  • CHIP
  • Affordable healthcare

Special Funds

  • Camp aid
  • College scholarships
  • Fertility fund
  • Food vouchers
  • Rent

Community Resources

  • Medical aid
  • Legal aid
  • Budgeting
  • Debt management
  • Credit card consolidation
  • Mortgage modification strategies

Other Helpful Financial Information

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We are in challenging and unprecedented times. As we all navigate this new way of living and working together, one thing that remains constant is that JFCs is here for our clients and we are here for each other.


We are watching closely what our City, State and Federal government is saying and doing and translating that into what that means for us as an organization.


We are exploring ways to reach members of our community using the core competencies that we all have to alleviate stress and anxiety. We are communicating with many similar agencies across the country to learn more and better understand policies put forth from our Governor and the Federal government.


Many in the community want to help our clients and want to know what plans we have put in place to reach the most vulnerable.


You can be reassured we remain committed to providing the best care we can offer to all of our clients during these challenging times.


We continue to closely follow the community needs of the community we serve and how we address these ever changing needs.


JFCS is here for you and we will get through this together. Stay safe.