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July 2018
Free Birth Certificate Clinic July 26, 9-10:00 am, hosted by HAP and Morgan Lewis & Bockius. Location: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, 1701 Market Street, Philadelphia. Open to homeless individuals and families. Learn More.

May 2018
How Philadelphia is fighting homelessness as the weather gets warmer. HAP Executive Director Marsha Cohen took a walk down Walnut Street with FOX 29's Mike Jerrick to discuss street homelessness in Philadelphia. See video.

Birth Certificate Clinic at The Market & Shops at Comcast Center, May 2. Over 40 legal volunteers from Comcast Cable and Drinker Biddle processed 69 birth certificate applications for 55 adults and 14 kids from PA and 7 additional states. Thank you, everyone!! View Photos.

April 2018
HAP Annual Benefit, April 5, 2018. HAP held its Annual Benefit at the Sofitel Philadelphia, presented by Lincoln Financial Foundation and Morgan Lewis. Many thanks to all of HAP's Sponsors and Supporters. View Benefit Photo Gallery.

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Training and CLE’s

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HAP's Annual Benefit April 5, 2018 Annual Benefit, Thank You to HAP's Sponsors In 2017, HAP served 3,021 homeless clients in 125 legal clinics throughout Philadelphia. Become a Volunteer Information
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Legal Clinics

  • Thursday, July 19
    6:00-7:00 p.m.
    Eliza Shirley House
    1320 Arch Street
    NO PA BIRTH CERTIFICATES
  • Wednesday, July 25
    10:00-11:00 a.m.
    Snyder House
    1425 Snyder Avenue
    SNYDER HOUSE RESIDENTS ONLY
    NO PA BIRTH CERTIFICATES
  • Wednesday, July 25
    4:30-5:30 p.m.
    Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
    302 N. 13th Street
    NO PA BIRTH CERTIFICATES
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