Board of Directors


Michael Roepel (President)
Shirley Randleman (Vice President)
James J. Connor (Treasurer)
Paulette Carter (Secretary)
Bernard Hawkins (Executive Director)


Deborah McColloch
Doris Gwaltney
Sinclair S. Cooper
Carolin L. Irvin
Victoria Brimm
Andrew Meloney
Rosemary C. Thomas



Housing Repairs (Income Guidelines Apply)

  • Adaptive Modifications: 215-895-5692 (Free modifications to houses or apartments for low-income disabled.)
  • Basic Systems Repair Program: 215-448-2160 (Free electrical, plumbing and/or heating systems to owner occupied property.)
  • Emergency Heater Hotline: Homeowners: 215-568-7190; Renters: 215-686-2590
  • SHARP: 215-765-9000 x 5222 (Free minor repairs to homes of elderly Philadelphians.)

Special Needs Housing

  • Housing Consortium for Disabled Individuals: 215-895-5694


  • Office of Emergency Shelter and Services: 215-686-7150
  • Women Against Abuse: 215-386-1280

Public Housing Authority: 215-684-4452 or 53

Tenant Action Group: 215-575-0700

Philadelphia VIP: 215-523-9550

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations:

2001 Philadelphia Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.
5234 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139