A new state legislative effort to modernize TANF aims to get children in PA out of deep poverty, but it faces an uphill battle.
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A new report finds Temporary Assistance for Needy Families is crucial for supporting the lowest income families in Pennsylvania, but must be improved.
We are very excited about a new policy that will help TANF recipients face less of a “benefits cliff” and eventually become self-sufficient.
What can people waiting for unemployment benefits, or who aren’t eligible for them, do to pay their bills? There are options.
Information on public assistance programs, emergency relief measures, and other resources to help you through the economic impact of COVID-19.
Pennsylvania has closed all county assistance offices to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. We’re here to help.
A new Trump proposal would hugely increase hunger by kicking millions of Americans off food stamps and by making it harder to get nutrition assistance.
This “bully’s budget” projects great fortune for the next 10 years — as long as you’re powerful and wealthy, and don’t check the actual math.
Join allies across Allegheny County in the national drive to submit 100,000 comments before the Dec. 10 deadline to oppose the Trump public charge rule.
This state bill would reduce assistance for the most vulnerable members of our community while punishing them for past mistakes, simple errors, or even a stroke of good luck.