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PLA is here for all Philadelphians

PLA is dedicated to 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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In 2022, PLA continued to work towards our vision by providing free civil legal aid to thousands of low-income Philadelphians, helping them navigate complex systemic obstacles and get the legal support they need.

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Get Unemployment Help Now!

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.

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The Just Philly initiative of Philadelphia Legal Assistance brings together passionate community members and local leaders dedicated to creating a more just Philadelphia. Find your place in PLA's pursuit to create a more just Philadelphia!

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Legal Aid is Justice

We are able to provide essential legal aid services to Philadelphians in need with the generous support of our donors and supporters. Give a gift towards justice today.