Community Resources

This is the place to find various community resources.  If you are looking for additional services, APM and Norris Resident Council also offer several community resources.

Adult & Early Childhood Education

Adult Education Courses: Adult Literacy /Adult Education located at 1500 JFK Blvd. Call 215-686-5250 to make an appointment to come in for an individual assessment test.

Center for Literacy: 399 Market Street (Corner of 4th and Market St. Inside the Colonial Penn Building, 2nd Floor.) Residents call 215-474-1235 to set up an appointment for an assessment. Residents must be 16 years or older, have a PA address, and be committed to attending a 15 week semester.

After School Activities Partnership: search for after school activities that suit your child’s interests

Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia: financial assistance for students in K-8th grade

CORA: child and family services, school support, and early childhood preschool programs

First Up: early education for children up to age 8

Educational Information and Resource Center (EIRC)

Gateway to College

PA Child Care Association

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

Southeast Regional Key

Family Services

Congreso de Latinos Unidos: full service community-focused organization with an expert in Latino communities

Salvation Army: anti-poverty organization assisting families with job training, after-school and senior programs, emergency and transitional housing, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, and health, nutrition, and food programs

Hunger and Food Access

Caring People Alliance




Small Business and Entrepreneur Services

Women's Business Development Center

NAC Newsletter