July 31, 2019

Get Ready for the Continuum of Care RFP!

The City of Philadelphia has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for new permanent supportive housing, rapid rehousing, and joint transitional and rapid rehousing projects for households with or without children, including yout...

July 30, 2019

July 22, 2019 - Generocity

CLS is seeking a paralegal for its SSI Unit’s new Community Disability Application Project (CDAP), to be launched in Fall 2019.  The SSI Unit helps individuals with serious disabilities qualify for and keep Supplemental Security Income (SSI) b...

July 30, 2019

July 22, 2019 - Generocity

CLS is seeking two (2) paralegals for its SSI Unit.  CLS’s SSI Unit helps individuals with serious disabilities qualify for and keep Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA).

SSI is a core Social...

July 26, 2019

June 29, 2019, Tara Law - Time Magazine

The Pennsylvania senate’s state budget negotiations descended into chaos on Wednesday when lawmakers and activists clashed over the elimination of a cash assistance program for the state’s neediest people.

The PA General Assistance...

July 24, 2019

July 23, 2019, Michael Tannenbaum - Philly Voice

A workshop at LaSalle University on Saturday will give guidance to prospective first-time home buyers in Philadelphia who hope to participate in the city's new $10,000 homeownership incentive program.

The Affordable Housin...

July 15, 2019

The National Reentry Resource Center

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation is soliciting letters of inquiry (LOI) for projects that aim to make a substantial difference in the lives of incarcerated men and women after they have completed their sentences. The deadlin...

July 9, 2019

June 26, 2019 - Andrea Cipriano - The Crime Report

Brian Ferguson, director for the District of Columbia Mayor’s Office on Returning Citizen Affairs, has a simple answer to anyone who wonders why ordinary Americans should care about programs aimed at helping the formerl...

July 2, 2019

July 2, 2019 - PHENND

TD Issues Call for Innovative Solutions to Increase Equitable Health Outcomes

Launched in 2018, the TD Ready Challenge serves as a springboard for social solutions to emerging problems, with a focus on solutions to a specific issue identified in The...

June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019, Staff Reports - The Philadelphia Inquirer

In 2017, Philadelphia’s City Council declared June to be Reentry Awareness Month, meant to build support for individuals who have been released from prison and are therefore “reentering” society. This work from ov...

May 24, 2019

May 16, 2019, Jon Hurdle - The Philadelphia Citizen

 A Philadelphia mother recently found herself unable to pay her mortgage, in part because her estranged husband had stopped paying child support. She was on the brink of foreclosure, with a sheriff’s sale of her home n...

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