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WHERE TO GO FOR HELP

BULLYING HOTLINE  (215) 400-SAFE (7233)

Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities
Disciplinary Process 
Rachel Holzman, Esq., Deputy 
440 N. Broad St. 2nd Floor 
Philadelphia, PA 19130 
phone: 215-400-4830 
 
Office of School Safety 
Francis Bachmayer, Chief Inspector 
440 N. Broad Street 
Portal D, Suite 224 
Philadelphia, PA 19130 
Phone: 215-400-4710 
 
Brendan Lee, Executive Director of School Safety 
215-400-4710 
 
Office of Student Enrollment and Placement 
Unsafe School Choice Transfer Requests 
Danielle N. Seward, Deputy Chief 
440 N. Broad Street, Suite 111 
215-400-4290 
 
Student Support Services
Bullying & Harassment Concerns 
Karyn Lynch, Chief of Student Support Services 
440 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130 
(215) 400-4850
The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office provides a voice for victims of crime and protects the community through investigations and prosecutions. You might want to call their office if there has been an arrest and charges were approved. The office can answer any questions regarding your case.
 
Office of the District Attorney 
Three South Penn Square 
Corner of Juniper and South Penn Square 
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3499 
215-686-7682
 
To File a Private Criminal Complaint Against an Adult
1425 Arch Street, 4th Floor 
Philadelphia, PA 19103 
215-686-9863
To File a Private Criminal Complaint Against a Juvenile
1501 Arch Street  
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-686-8370
 
For Victim Assistance 
Victim/Witness Services Unit of the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office 
Tami Levin, Director 
215-686-8026 

PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

The mission of the Pennsylvania Department of Education is to assist the General Assembly, the Governor, the Secretary of Education and Pennsylvania educators in providing for the maintenance and support of a thorough and efficient system of education.
 
Safe Schools Office 
Carol Kuntz, Interim Director 
Safe Schools Office 
333 Market St. 14th Floor 
Harrisburg, Pa. 17126 
(717) 705-0353 

JUVENILE COURT

 
To File a Private Criminal Complaint Against a Juvenile
1501 Arch Street  
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-686-8370
215-686-4000 or (General Information)
215-686-4100 (Case Information)
 
For Victim Assistance 
215-686-7060  

PHILADELPHIA COMMISSION ON HUMAN RELATIONS
The Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations is an agency empowered by the City to enforce its civil rights laws. Contact this office if you feel you have been a victim of discrimination.
 
Center City Office 
The Curtis Center 
601 Walnut Street, Suite 300 South 
Philadelphia, PA 19106 
215-686-4670 
 
North Philadelphia Field Office 
601 W. Lehigh Avenue 
Philadelphia, PA 19133 
215-685-9761