Pennsylvania Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Pennsylvania.

 

Disability Insurance

Federal Disability Insurance (SSDI & SSI)
Social Security Administration
800.772.1213
www.ssa.gov

SSI State Supplement
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in Pennsylvania
https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-11150.pdf

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Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission
717.787.4410
www.phrc.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/phrc_home/18970

Unemployment Agency
Department of Labor & Industry – Pennsylvania Unemployment Benefits
888.313.7284
www.uc.pa.gov/

Vocational Rehabilitation
Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)
www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/vocational_rehabilitation/10356

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Health Insurance

Pennsylvania Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
800.318.2596
www.healthcare.gov/

Pennsylvania Department of Insurance
877-881-6388
www.insurance.pa.gov

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Department of Insurance
877-881-6388
www.insurance.pa.gov

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
Pennsylvania CHIP
www.chipcoverspakids.com/

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/pa/index.html

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Health Insurance Counseling Program (APPRISE)
800.783.7067
http://www.aging.pa.gov/aging-services/insurance/Pages/default.aspx

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