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CLS Litigation Director Sharon Dietrich delivered the following presentation at the Shared Prosperity Philadelphia roundtable in on September 29, 2014.
The following testimony was delivered by CLS Managing Attorney George Gould before Philadelphia City Council on December 3, 2014. Good afternoon.  My name is George Gould and I thank the...
In the first week of December, DHS (formerly DPW) is mailing notices to 1.1 million adults on Medicaid, informing them about what benefits package they will get starting in January.  Check your...
Immigrant workers have rights! Know your rights and enforce them! No matter what your immigration status is, these rights apply to all! Wages – you have the right to be paid for all of your work...
If you were under age 18 at the time of an arrest or when you were issued a summary citation, the record may not be available to the public, and you may be able to get it expunged. EXPUNGEMENT...
On November 5, 2014, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare (DPW) sent the following letter to adult Medical Assistance (MA) recipients in Pennsylvania, explaining upcoming changes to current health...
On October 28, 2014, CLS Attorneys Louise Hayes and John Whitelaw made the following presentation on upcoming changes to Pennsylvania's Medicaid program. Learn more about "Healthy Pennsylvania...
Updated November 18, 2014 Starting January 1, 2015, the benefits packages for all adults on Medical Assistance (MA) in Pennsylvania will change. All adults on MA will be placed in one of the three...
Updated November 21, 2014. This article references the proposal submitted by DPW in February 2014. Community Legal Services has received verbal information from DPW that Pennsylvania is still in...
Updated: November 24, 2014: The Department of Public Welfare (DPW) has agreed to extend family planning coverage for six months for the 78,000 women who were threatened with the loss of SelectPlan...