Health, Youth, and Safety Services

Where to Turn Health, Youth, and Safety Services

Last updated March 17, 2021.

Due to the rapidly changing situation, call organizations to confirm services. Do you have suggestions on how to make this resource better? Please email [email protected].

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Healthcare Services

Stephen Klein Wellness Center, Project HOME 
2144 Cecil B. Moore Avenue 
For medical or dental services, call Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mary Howard Health Center 
125 S. 9th Street
Walk‐in ( (STDs and family med only), telehealth visits, and in-person appointments. Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Walk-ins from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Walk-ins from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.).
Call 855‐887‐9229 if you have COVID‐19 symptoms.

PHMC Care Clinic
1200 Callowhill Street, 1st Floor 
Monday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.. 
Telehealth visits, in-person appointments, and limited walk-ins. HIV testing and treatment. 

PHMC Dental 
1200 Callowhill Street, Lower Level 
Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday from 8:30 a.m. to Noon.
Tele-dental and emergency appointments.

Philadelphia FIGHT 
All current patients must call before visiting.

Jonathan Lax Center
1233 Locust Street, 4th Floor 
Primary care for anyone living with HIV.

John Bell Health Center 
1207 Chestnut Street, 3rd Floor 
Primary care for any adult.

Y-HEP Youth Health Center (aged 13 to 24) 
1207 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor 

Pediatric Clinic (aged 18 and under)

FIGHT Family Dentistry

Mental Health Support

Office of Behavioral Health Emergency and Information Line
(24‐hour Mental Health Delegate Line)

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 
24-hour hotline: 1‐800‐273‐8255 

Pennsylvania Hospital CRC 
801 Spruce Street (health screenings at entrance)

Recovery Resources

Alcohol and Other Drug Information and Recovery Support Line
Available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

NET Access Point 
499 N. 5th Street 

Youth Services

Covenant House Crisis Center (Aged 21 and under)
31‐43 E. Armat Street
24‐hour hotline: 1‐800‐999‐9999

Attic Youth Center (ages 14 to 23) 
255 S 16th Street 
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Call ahead for curbside pickup of food pantry, toiletries, hygiene products, hot take away meal. All programming and counseling is virtual.

Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Safety

Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline 
Available 24 hours a day. 

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR) 

Women Against Abuse (WAA)
Temporary Protection from Abuse Orders on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. by calling the Domestic Violence Unit at 215-686-6311, x19217 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. or email in pre-prepared petition to [email protected].

Emergency Protective Orders can be filed at 1301 Filbert Street Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 a.m. and weekends and holidays from Friday at 4 p.m. through Monday at 8 a.m.

Women in Transition 
718 Arch Street, Suite 401N 
Phone counseling only for new and existing clients (ages 14 and over) 

Lifeline: Monday through Friday from, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Email [email protected]. Zoom peer support groups available on Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Syringe Access

Prevention Point Philadelphia 
2913 Kensington Avenue 
Syringe services
Emergency packs are available Mondays from Noon to 3 p.m. Syringe exchanges occur Tuesdays and Fridays from Noon to 3 p.m. Mobile sites operating on regular schedule except for the 63rd and Market Street location, which is closed.

Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pickup on Monday through Thursday from Noon to 4 p.m. and Friday from Noon to 3 p.m. at the Ruth Street 

Public Restrooms
Available daily from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.   

Breakfast is served at 7 a.m. at the Monmouth entrance. Lunch is served Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Ruth and Clearfield Streets. 
They not accepting new patients at this time. For referrals, contact Ms. Sheppard at 267‐872‐9195.

Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday.

Wound Care
Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from Noon to 4 p.m.

No legal, primary care are currently available.

Human Trafficking

National Human Trafficking Hotline 
Services: Reporting, legal services, interpretation, social services, and referrals. 

Handwashing Stations

1400 Arch Street

2734 Frankford Avenue

Thomas Paine Plaza 
1401 JFK Blvd    

McPherson Square
(F Street and Kensington Avenue) 

North Apron of City Hall      

“K&A” (3168 Kensington) 

30th Street Station at the Porch

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