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Southwest Community Development Corporation's mission is to increase the knowledge of the negative impact of drugs, alcohol and violence on the family and our community. The goal is to empower people by education, support services and intervention.

Southwest CDC is an equal oppurtunity care provider.

After School Program

In partnership with Philadelphia Health Management Corp. (PHMC) and the School District of Philadelphia, New Start offers after school programming for students attending Patterson Elementary School. Through this local 21st Century Community Learning Center offers:

  • Homework Support
  • Recreational Activities
  • Family Night Activities
  • Project-Based Learning Projects
  • Too Good For Drugs


Summer Camp

Southwest Community Development Corp. offers summer camp for all neighborhood children. Programs include arts and crafts, games, dance, educational programs, and field trips. 




Drug and Alcohol Assessment and Referral



Nondiscrimination in Services

Admissions, the provisions of services, and referrals of clients shall be made without regard to race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, or sex.


U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services

Office for Civil Rights

Suite 372, Public Ledger Bldg.

150 South Independence Mall West

Philadelphia, PA 19106-9111



Partnerships Building Neighborhood Pride
Southwest Community Development Corporation
6328 Paschall Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19142
Phone: 215-729-0800   Fax: 215-726-5719

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