Cultural Services

 

Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia

Address: 5412 N. Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120

Phone #: 215-324-4070

Languages: English and Cambodian

Services: Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia provides assistance to newly arrived Cambodian refugees in making a transition. The association has established programs involving education, culture, family and citizenship. These programs are available by appointment.

 

El Centro- Hispanic Resource Center

Address: 2602 W 9th St., Chester, PA 19013 (2nd Floor)     

Phone #: 610-497-7308

 

Ethiopian Community Association of Philadelphia

Address: 4400 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone #: 215-222-8917

Languages: English, Amharic, Tigrigna, and Oromigna

Services: English as a second language, employment counseling, health awareness, cultural exchange and refugee resettlement assistance

 

Greater Philadelphia Asian Social Service (GPASS) Center

Address: 5619 N. Fifth St., Philadelphia, PA 19120

Phone #: 215-456-1662, 215-456-1663

Services: ASSC enables members of the community to receive education, information and referrals when they call. ASSC helps with language interpretation, social service counseling, immigration classes, human rights advocacy, citizenship preparation, cultural programs and health care.

 

Haitian Community Help Center

Address: 521 West Olney Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19120

Phone #: 267-312-0693

Services: Immigration counseling, GED, ESL classes, job preparation, job placement, after-school tutoring

 

Intercultural Family Services, Inc.

Address: 4225 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215-386-1298

Languages: English, Chinese, Cambodian, Spanish, Vietnamese

Services: Housing counseling, ESL classes, family preservation services, language interpretation, Healthy Start Asian Outreach, emergency food bank, and SCOH (services to children in their own home).

 

Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia

Address: 2100 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone #: 267-256-2100

Services: counseling and case management services, financial counseling, adoption and foster care

 

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

Address: 2100 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-832-0500

Services: information and referral service, serving vulnerable populations

 

Korean American Association of Greater Philadelphia

Address: 1001 W 70th Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19126

Phone: 215-927-1580

 

Korean Community Development Services

Address: 6055 N. Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120

Phone #: 215-276-8830

Languages: Korean, Spanish, Indian, and Vietnamese

Services: Korean Community Development provides support programs for Asian immigrants and refugees as well as other minority group members. Employment and training programs are available for all ages. Young people having difficulty with their studies can take advantage of after school and summer tutoring.

 

La Comunidad Hispana-Project Salud

Address: 223 Birch Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348

Phone #: 610-444-4545

Languages: English and Spanish

Fees: Most programs are free (depending on client’s employment status, medical services are either free or low cost)

Mission: La Comunidad Hispana is committed to the empowerment and improvement of the lives of low income Latino individuals, families, and others by advocating, facilitating, initiating, participating in and developing resources through educational, vocational, recreational, healthcare and employment programs.

Services: Wide range of social services, employment training, education and healthcare.

 

League of United Latin American Citizens

Address: 119 East Lehigh Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

Phone #: 215-423-4811

Languages: English and Spanish

Mission: To provide the community with educational enrichment, counseling and tutoring programs designed to increase the number of Latino youth who graduate high school and continue their education beyond the high school level.

Services: Assists Latino students with college applications, filling out financial aid forms, tutoring for SAT exams, and field trips to local college campuses. Afterschool programs for students age five and older to learn how to use technology.

 

Nationalities Service Center of Philadelphia

Address: 1300 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5812

Phone #: 215-893-8400

Languages: Access to language bank

Mission: To eliminate barriers caused by languages and cultural differences. To promote assets that these differences have for our community.

Services: legal, social and education services that focus on immigration and cultural issues (e.g. English-as-a-Second Language, GED, citizenship and asylum representation, interpreting/translating and self-esteem building)

 

Quantum, Inc.

Address: 929 Arch Street, First Floor, rear, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone #: 215-627-2251

Languages: All languages

Mission: To provide high quality professional interpreting and translation to courts, hospitals, corporations, government agencies, private individuals and businesses.

Services: language instruction, professional interpreting and translation

 

Ukrainian Educational & Cultural Center

Address: 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Phone #: 215-663-1166

Languages: English and Ukrainian

Mission: To promote Ukrainian culture, language and history. To provide youth and senior citizen programs, social services and English language classes.

Services: Community center in Jenkintown with over 40 organizations. Offering schools of dance, dance ensembles, choir, Saturday school, professional societies, a library, English as a second language, Ukrainian language classes and citizenship classes.