Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe.
If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 20 to 11:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 22

Education & learning

Find affordable childcare

Pennsylvania offers subsidized child care to some working families through Child Care Information Services (CCIS). In order to receive the child care subsidy, your family must:

  • Live in Philadelphia.
  • Work at least 20 hours per week or work at least 10 hours per week and go to school/training at least 10 hours per week.
  • Meet certain income requirements.

For more information, or to apply for affordable child care, see: