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Supplemental Security Income is a core Social Security program that provides life sustaining monetary support to children and adults, including seniors, with disabilities.  Social Security...
Philadelphia Water wants to raise your bill. Voice your opinion at one of these hearings, and find out more information below. Monday, April 16, 10:00–12:00p.m. Parkway Central Library 1901...
Pennsylvania House Bill (HB) 2138 would add new work requirements to Pennsylvania’s Medicaid program, which provides life and health saving insurance coverage for 1.7 million adults, most of whom are...
This brand new guide, written by Community Legal Services (CLS) attorneys, together with SeniorLAW Center, is the first and only guide that explains all of the city and state property tax relief...
The following testimony was delivered to Philadelphia City Council's Committees on Legislative Oversight on March 29, 2018. Good morning, members of the Committee. I am a Supervising Attorney with...
CLS sent the following letter to members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on March 12, 2018 More than 33 Pennsylvania counties and 7 municipalities and their employers could be...
The following testimony was delivered by CLS attorney Nadia Hewka to Philadelphia City Council on March 6, 2018. Good morning, my name is Nadia Hewka and I am a Senior Staff Attorney at Community...
The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) has significant problems with enforcement of laws, jeopardizing the health and safety of nursing home residents. In order to protect the most vulnerable...
The following testimony was delivered by CLS Managing Attorney Rasheedah Phillips to Philadelphia City Council on February 13, 2018. Good morning, my name is Rasheedah Phillips, and I am the...
Michael Froehlich, Managing Attorney of CLS’s Homeownership and Consumer Rights Unit, testified today before the City of Philadelphia’s Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) about the...