We help Pennsylvanians in need get the healthcare they deserve.

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Our Model and Mission

PHLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing free legal services to people having trouble getting or keeping health coverage.


For more than two decades, we have worked tirelessly to advance the health care rights of our clients. We do this by: 

  • Providing legal represention to clients to help them keep Medicaid coverage or services; 
  • Engaging in community education and outreach to consumers, advocates, and health care providers; and
  • Advocating for health policies that best address our clients' needs and protect their legal rights.
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Get legal help through PHLP

Was your Medicaid application denied? Was your coverage terminated at your annual renewal? Did your Medicaid insurance plan deny coverage for the health services or supports you need?  We're here to help. Through our statewide Toll Free Helpline, we provide free legal services to individuals having trouble getting or keeping Medicaid.

Call our Helpline today.
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