Parents Corner

Parents please continue to contact ELRC Region 18 with questions regarding your eligibility by calling 215-382-4762 or sending an email to

  • ELRC Region 18 has drop boxes available at our Northeast Philadelphia office (2361-2373 Welsh Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114), our North Philadelphia office (2816 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19133), and in our West Philadelphia office (5548 Chestnut Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19139) Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 P.M.
  • ELRC Region 18 now offers Saturday hours at our Main Office ONLY (2361-2373 Welsh Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114) from 8:30 am to 4:30 P.M.
  • Need to complete a form for ELRC Region 18? Scroll down for a list of available ELRC Region 18 forms. Forms can be printed or completed online and submitted electronically via email to
  • Need help finding a provider? Search the online childcare tool or call us at 215-382-4762.
  • Remember to utilize COMPASS to submit your redetermination or new application by visiting: ·You can also use COMPASS to apply for cash assistance, food stamps (SNAP) benefits, medical and more!
  • Supporting documentation can be sent electronically via fax (215-382-1199) or via email (

Parent’s Corner Updates


June 2021

UPDATE: Holiday Schedule
Due to the upcoming Holiday, all ELRC 18 offices will close at 3:00 pm on Friday 5/24/24.
Our offices will be closed on Saturday 5/25/24, and Monday 5/27/24.
ELRC 18 offices will reopen at 8:00 am on Tuesday 5/28/24.

Open for Face-to-Face & Drop Offs at all 3 locations
Monday – Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Saturday 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. – MAIN OFFICE ONLY

(Main Office: 2361-2373 Welsh Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114)