Advocacy and Community Organizations

CARIE (Center for the Rights and Interests for the Elderly), 215.545.5728, www.carie.org

Equality Pennsylvania, (215) 731-1447, www.equalitypa.org

LGBT Elder Initiative, (267) 546-3448, www.lgbtelderinitiative.org

Penn’s Village, (215) 925-7333, www.pennsvillage.org

PFLAG Philadelphia, 215-572-1833, www.pflagphila.org

William Way Community Center, (215) 732-2220, www.waygay.org


Health, Social Services and General Information

AARP, (888) 687-2277, www.aarp.org

ActionAIDS, (215) 981-0088, www.actionaids.org

Alzheimer’s Association, (800) 272-3900, www.alz.org

Bebashi, (215) 769-3561, www.bebashi.org

Congreso, (215) 763-8870, www.congreso.net

Mazzoni Center, (215) 563-0652, www.mazzonicenter.org

Philadelphia Corp. for Aging (PCA), (215) 925-7333, www.pcacares.org

PhiladelphiaFIGHT, (215) 985-4448, www.fight.org

Philadelphia Trans Health Conference, (215) 563-0652, www.trans-health.org

The TransLine Health Project, (415) 901-7120, www.project-health.org/transline

Trans-Health Information Project (TIP), (215) 851-1822, https://www.facebook.com/transhealthinformationproject/

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, (215) 665-2500,

www.unitedforimpact.org

Legal Services

ACLU Pennsylvania, (877) 745-2258, www.aclupa.org

AIDS Law Project of PA, (215) 587-9377, www.aidslawpa.org

Community Legal Services, (215) 981-3700, www.clsphila.org

Lambda Legal, (212) 809-8585, www.lambdalegal.org

AIDS Law Project of Southern New Jersey, (856) 566-3190, www.aidslawsnj.org

Mazzoni Center, (215) 563-0652, www.mazzonicenter.org

SeniorLAW Center, (877) 727-7529), www.seniorlawcenter.org   


Government Services & Benefits

City of Philadelphia, Commission on Aging, (215) 686-8450, www.phila.gov/aging

Commission on Human Relations, (215) 686-4670, www.phila.gov/HumanRelations

Commission on People with Disabilities, (215) 686-2798, www.phila.gov/mcpd

District Attorney’s Elder Victim/Witness Coordinator, 215-686-8000

www.phila.gov/districtattorney/victim_ElderAbuse.html

Mayor’s Director of LGBT Affairs, (215) 886-2194

Police Advisory Commission, 215-685-0891, www.phila.gov/pac/Pages/default.aspx

Police Department Liaison, Deputy Commissioner Kevin Bethel, (215) 686-3318

Police Liaison Committee, (215) 760-3686, ppd.lgbt@gmail.com


State

Pennsylvania Department Of Aging, (717) 783-1550, www.aging.state.pa.us


State & Federal

MEDICAID, (877) 267-2323, www.medicaid.gov


Federal

Affordable Care Act, (800) 318-2596, www.healthcare.gov

MEDICARE, (800) 633-4227, www.medicare.gov

Social Security, (800) 772-1213, www.ssa.gov


Housing

John C. Anderson LGBT Senior-friendly Apartments

(877) 480-4930,  pennrose.com/properties/john-c-Anderson-apartments/