Ground breaking for the FIRST Rebuild site, Parkside Fields.part two 2019

Ground breaking for the FIRST Rebuild site, Parkside Fields.part two 2019

Posted by Curtis Jones Jr on Thursday, December 13, 2018


Passion Partner Reception

Thank you Eastern Academy Charter High School for the recognition as this year’s Passion Partner honoree.

Posted by Curtis Jones Jr on Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Emergency Numbers To Know

As a K-9 dog I have to ensure the safety of our residents and encourage them to check on our youth, seniors and anyone in need of service. Please view our list of Emergency Numbers to know…


5th Police District (215)-686-3050

19th Police District (215)-686-3190

39th Police District (215)-686-3390

PECO Emergency (800)-841-4141

PGW Emergency (215)-235-1212

Philadelphia Water Dept. (215)-685-6300

Licenses and Inspections (215)-686-8686

Philadelphia More Beautiful (215)-685-3968

Philadelphia Parking Authority (888)-591-3636

Poison Control Center (215)-386-2100

Dept. of Health (215)-686-5000

Philly 3-1-1

Suicide Prevention Hotline (215)-686-4420

Philadelphia Domestic Abuse Hotline (866)-723-3014

Mental Health Mobile Team (215)-685-6440

Office of Mental Health (215)-685-0400

Alzheimer’s Association 1-800-272-3900

Community Legal Services Elderly Law Project (215) 227-2400/16

Temple Elderly Law Project (215) 204-6887

Older Adult Behavioral Health Program (215) 787-2065

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging Mayor’s Commission on Aging (215) 686-8450

New Courtland Senior Services 1-888-530-4913

Senior Law Center (215)-988-1242

AARP (215)-525-6040

University of Pennsylvania Living Independently for Life (215)-573-7200/7100

Snap, Greater Phila. Coalition Against Hunger (Food Stamps/Food for Seniors) (215)-430-0556

Grands as Parents (215)-236-5848

Carie (Center for Advocacy for The Rights and Interest of the Elderly (215) 545-5728

Care (Crimes Against Retired Elderly) (215)-685-9486

Aid for Friends (Home Delivered Food for the Homebound Elderly with No Other Supports) (215) 464-2224




Eliminating the Cash Bail System

Philadelphia officials are considering eliminating the cash bail system which could annually save the city $75 million. It takes a financial toll on the city to hold individuals awaiting trials for minor offenses. Councilman Jones has been leading the reform efforts by addressing the underlying issues with the offender instead of sending them straight to jail. This will lead to a more progressive judicial system reducing recidivism.

Read article here.