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14Dec

Homes Within Reach Workshop Powerpoints

Share List Published: December 14, 2017 Thanks to all who attended our 13th annual Homes Within Reach Conference! We had over 830 attendees and over 165 sponsors, which makes it the most successful conference yet. This year’s theme was “Shining Our Light on Housing Solutions”, where we envisioned a future together, working in partnership for…

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Dec

Program helps fund rent and utility assistance

Share List By: Staff Reports, Lewistown Sentinel Published: Dec 7, 2017 LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin Juniata Human Services Department has quickly put to use a new source of state funding to provide enhanced case management services for those receiving housing assistance. The money comes from the first ever statewide grants issued by Pennsylvania’s recently expanded…

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Nov

Pittsburgh and Allegheny County ‘effectively’ end veterans homelessness

Share List By: Kate Giammarise, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Published: November 22, 2017 By helping to house more than 500 homeless veterans since 2014, Pittsburgh and Allegheny County have “effectively” ended veteran homelessness, officials declared Tuesday. The designation, announced by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Regional…

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Nov

128 hours per week: That’s how much a minimum-wage earner must work to afford a two-bedroom Philly apartment 

Share List By Beth McConnell & Rasheedah Phillips, Philadelphia Inquirer Published: November 18, 2017 How many times in recent years has a national magazine or website touted Philly as a great place to live? After years of decline, new housing developments and apartments are rising in places that not long ago contained dilapidated structures or…

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13Nov

Gearing up for #Giving Tuesday

Share List   This year, the Housing Alliance of PA is asking you to consider us on #GivingTuesday, a day which inspires people to take collective action to improve their communities, give back in better, smarter ways to the charities and causes they believe in, and help create a better world. The donations raised from this…

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