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Due to the federal government shutdown, SNAP recipients in Pennsylvania will receive their February 2019 SNAP benefits by January 18. This is not an extra payment and recipients will not receive...
CLS Housing Unit Managing Attorney Rasheedah Phillips and Staff Attorney Jenna Collins contributed to an amicus brief for the Massachusetts Supreme Court related to Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)...
Nadia Hewka, Senior Staff Attorney in the Community Legal Services Employment Unit, gave the following testimony before the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee on December 12, 2018...
Volunteer Attorneys Needed to Assist with Clean Slate Record Clearing Project. Click here to get involved! Do You Have a Criminal Record that Might Be Sealed Under Pennsylvania’s New...
Parents! Are you being investigated by Philadelphia DHS (Department of Human Services)? Are you receiving DHS or CUA (Community Umbrella Agency) services? Are you unsure about your rights...
CLS Aging and Disabilities Unit Staff Attorney Testimony of Pamela Walz, Esq., delivered the following testimony on Community Health Choices before the Philadelphia City Council on October 22,...
The following testimony was delivered to Philadelphia City Council on October 16, 2018. My name is Jamie Gullen and I am a Supervising Attorney in the Employment Unit at Community Legal Services...
The following testimony was delivered to Philadelphia City Council on October 16, 2018. My name is Tracie Johnson and I am an Equal Justice Works Fellow sponsored by Greenberg Traurig in the...
Philadelphia is changing rapidly, and with it, property values and rents are rising.  Philadelphia has typically lagged behind its peers In New York, Chicago, D.C., and Los Angeles in...
CLS Housing Unit Managing Attorney Rasheedah Phillips sent the following letter on September 10, 2018 to the Pennsylvania General Assembly Urban Affairs and Housing Committee in...