Pennsylvania, PA

Welcome to COMPASS - General Information on Health and Human Services
COMPASS is Pennsylvania's fast and easy way to apply online for Health and Human Services. With the click of a button, you can learn about benefits, see if you may qualify, apply for those benefits and re-apply when its time for renewal.
  • Do I Qualify? lets you find out which Health and Human Services your household may be able to receive.
  • Applying for benefits lets you submit an online application for Health and Human Services offered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • Renewing benefits lets you provide the information needed to determine if you are still eligible for benefits.
  • My COMPASS Account (MCA) lets you view a summary of your current benefit details.
  • Provider Search lets you search for providers in your area that fit your needs.
The checkmarks in the table below show which benefits are currently available in COMPASS:

Services Screen Apply Renew MCA Provider Search
Health Care: Medical Assistance Check Check Check Check  
Health Care: CHIP Check Check Check Check  
Cash Assistance Check Check Check Check  
Child Care Works Program Check Check Check   Check
Food Stamps Check Check Check Check  
Energy Assistance: LIHEAP Check Check      
School Meals Check Check      
Home and Community Based Services Check Check Check Check  
Long Term Care Check Check Check Check  

Click here to learn more about Pennsylvania's related Health and Human Services or Federal benefits.