PFT Staff Working for You: Offices and Services

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The headquarters of the PFT is located in Center City at:

1816 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Our phone number is 215-587-6738. The hours are 8:30 am to 5:00 pm – Monday through Friday. There are information officers on duty to assist you during the day or you may leave a message for your PFT Regional Staff Representative.


Satellite Office

We also have a satellite office at the School District’s Main Headquarters at 440 North Broad Street. Phone numbers are 215-561-2113 or 215-567-2897. The hours are 8:45 am to 4:30 pm – Monday through Friday. Staff representatives there will assist you regarding questions in the following areas:

  • Assignment
  • Seniority
  • Payroll
  • School/Location staffing information
  • Certification
  • Transfers
  • Health services
  • Test reviews
  • 504 accommodations


PFT Health and Welfare Office

Visit the PFT Health and Welfare website or call 215-561-2722

Health and Welfare coordinators provide information regarding benefits that the PFT has won for you. These benefits include:

  • Prescription plan
  • Vision plan
  • Dental coverage
  • Long term Disability
  • Eligibility begins after ten (10) pay periods or five (5) months for these negotiated benefits.

Coordinators will also assist you in the following work related areas:

  • Workers’ compensation
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Retirement counseling
  • Assistance with medical insurance coverage
  • Occupational liability

Legal Services Fund

Please call 215-972-0942 for information on the plan.

To schedule an appointment with an attorney, call 215-814-9200.

The Legal Services Coordinator, at 215-972-0942, will answer concerns regarding the Legal Services Fund. The plan benefits will be sent to you.

If you need legal assistance, call 215-814-9200 to obtain an appointment with an Attorney.