A piece of good news for people who are unemployed! Congress passed a COVID relief bill which extends emergency unemployment…
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- Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) is ending soon. See “Information for Workers” below for more information.
- Coronavirus testing is covered by Medical Assistance and CHIP, including in many cases for immigrants
- Paid sick days are available to Philadelphia workers in the crisis
- Pennsylvania court processes and hearing dates have changed. See the Courts page for more information.
- Currently there are no legal foreclosures and few legal evictions in Philadelphia. See “Information for Renters” and Information for Homeowners” below for more information.
Please see below for up-to-date information and news on rights and resources for Philadelphians and Pennsylvanians dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic.