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PLA is Open Through the COVID-19 Pandemic

We are here for all Philadelphians to provide trusted information and compassionate legal advocacy. 

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UCHELP.ORG HAS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

Check out UCHelp.org - a new online resource, created by Philadelphia Legal Assistance, for workers in Pennsylvania. It has the most current and accurate information about Unemployment Compensation and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance.

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COVID-19 Updates

Enforcing and protecting the rights of individuals and families by providing accessible, creative and high quality legal assistance and working collaboratively for systemic change.

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Having trouble keeping up with mortgage payments?

Keeping up with mortgage payments during the COVID-19 pandemic is becoming increasingly difficult for many families.

There are programs in Philadelphia to help you stay in your home! 

Special Projects

Medical-Legal-Community Partnership

PLA partners with Health Centers around the city to meet the socio-legal needs our community.

Pennsylvania Farmworker Project (PFP)

PLA works with farmworkers across Pennsylvania to advocate for workplace safety, health standards, and fair wages.
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Our Mission

Enforcing and protecting the rights of individuals and families by providing accessible, creative and high quality legal assistance and working collaboratively for systemic change.