PHILADELPHIA FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
1816 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Office Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
215-587-6738 Fax 215-665-1903
Contact the PFT via email
PFT Human Resources Office
440 N. Broad Street, Room 175
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Office Hours 8:45 am to 4:30 pm
215-561-2113 or 215-567-2897
PFT INFORMATION OFFICE
Information officers and staff representatives are available to
answer your questions regarding all areas of the PFT-District
PFT HEALTH & WELFARE FUND
215-561-2722 or www.pfthw.org
The Health & Welfare Fund administers PFT member benefit programs H&W coordinators provide information about benefits, including dental, vision, long-term disability and prescription drug plans. They also assist members with Worker’s Compensation, retirement planning, medical coverage and professional development.
PFT LEGAL SERVICES FUND
215-972-0942 or www.pftls.org
The PFT Legal Services plan provides free and reduced cost legal services for members and their families, including legal advice, court representation, wills or home-purchase assistance. A legal services fund coordinator can speak at chapter meetings and provide members with information about the plan. Call the number above to set up a visit by the coordinator. Call 215-814-9200 to set up an appointment with a lawyer.
The PFT maintains a number of committees linking professionals in the 10 bargaining units. Committees meet at different times throughout the school year to discuss issues of mutual concern, to hear guest speakers and exchange ideas. Visit the PFT Events page
for a schedule of meetings.