Jefferson University Hospitals

Legal Clinic for Cancer Patients

Legal assistance

Get access to free legal advice and assistance with your financial and legal issues from Temple Legal Aid Office Lawyers and Legal Interns.  Advice is provided on many issues, and representation is available for those who meet Legal Aid’s low-income criteria in areas in which they have expertise. The most common matters the Legal Aid office handles are:

  1. Disability benefits, including Social Security and SSI Disability benefits and other public benefits
  2. Advance directives, durable powers of attorney, disability custody planning  (standby guardianship), and estate planning
  3. Primarily advice on other civil legal problems, including private disability insurance, housing, family law, health insurance, discrimination, and other matters. 

This clinic runs every Tuesday afternoon from 1 - 4:00 p.m.

Registration Instructions

Registration is required. Please contact us at 215-955-1800, or cancersupportcenter@jefferson.edu.



Dates Offered:


Tuesday, September 4, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sessions run every Tuesday through November 20th.

Cancer Support and Welcome Center

914 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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