General Intake Unit

Medical Assistance

PLA helps clients who have legal problems with Medical Assistance (also known as Medicaid), Medicare, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and other forms of health insurance.

We help clients who have legal problems receiving benefits from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, including the Long Term Care Grant Program and others.

Intake Process

General Intake Hotline

Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 215-981-3800.

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Apply online for an issue, anytime by filling out our online application. Click the button below to take you to our application site. Note: this will open in another tab in your browser.

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