Medical & Social Services in Kensington

AlphaCare’s mobile medical unit parks at 2819 Kensington Avenue, outside the Rock Ministries Wellness Center, offering free pregnancy testing and limited obstetric ultrasounds to diagnose and confirm pregnancy in the Kensington area.

Check our Facebook for updates on location, as schedule is subject to change.

Text, call, or chat today to schedule an appointment at our Kensington location.

Social services at
the simple way

AlphaCare is partnering with The Simple Way to provide our social services in Kensington, and the broader North Philadelphia community. We can assist in providing support for housing, education, and job placement, as well as provide resources, referrals and emotional support both during and after pregnancy. We also provide free baby and maternity clothes and equipment as available. Schedule an appointment to be seen by an AlphaCare social worker or client advocate at:

The Simple Way
3234 Potter Street
Philadelphia, PA 19134

Public transportation to our kensington locations:

The Simple Way:

Serving Kensington, Port Richmond, Juniata Park, Frankford and the Lower Northeast neighborhoods of Philly.

Partnerships

AlphaCare has been partnering with Rock Ministries
and Esperanza Health Center
to serve the members of the Kensington community
since 2017.

With a starting goal to reach youth through sports and mentoring, Rock Ministries now also serves the community with support for addicts, a food pantry, spiritual support and a community Wellness Center. Today, AlphaCare parks weekly outside the center caring for women with the support of the Rock Ministries street team, including Nurse Practitioner and Midwife, AnnMarie.
Esperanza provides ongoing prenatal care through their Ob/Gyn services to AlphaCare clients with or without insurance. Offering high quality, affordable healthcare, Esperanza promotes holistic care to families in the local Latino and underserved community.

Community Resources

Prevention Point

Prevention Point exists to provide medical and non-medical harm reduction services to Philadelphia and the surrounding areas. Services include HIV and wound care, testing, drug treatment and treatment linkage, free syringe service, case management, scheduled free meals, education and housing support and much more. Visit their website or call 215.634.5272 to learn more.

 

New Day Drop-In Center

The center seeks to provide a safe physical space for women suffering from sex trafficking and commercial sex exploitation. In addition to offering food, clothing, and toiletries, the staff at New Day also offer specialized case management to address the psychological, social and emotional needs of the women they serve. Check out their website, visit the center at 2843 Kensington Ave. or call 267.886.8395 to learn more.

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

With a mission to “Enable individuals and families in predominantly Latino neighborhoods to achieve economic self-sufficiency and well being,” Congreso offers a variety of education and workforce, family and housing and health promotion and wellness services in the Kensington area. Visit their website, call 215.763.8870 or email info@congreso.net to learn more.