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Poverty in 2021 looks different than in 1964 – but the US hasn’t changed how it measures it purpose

Jul. 12, 2021 12:53 pm

Poverty in 2021 looks different than in 1964 – but the US hasn’t changed how it measures it

Many Americans in the past have been rudely surprised at just how inadequate America’s safety net is, at least in part because it’s based on outdated federal poverty thresholds, says guest columnist Mark Rank.
Disappearing benefit packages leave workers with chronic economic insecurity purpose

May 5, 2021 2:58 pm

Disappearing benefit packages leave workers with chronic economic insecurity

Many low-wage workers turn to the governmental safety net for their benefits package to supplement their paychecks. But our country’s governmental safety net is best described as a collection of inadequate assistance programs that vary state to state. 
Need help restoring utilities or preventing foreclosure? Legal help is available by phone purpose

Apr. 13, 2020 7:25 am

Need help restoring utilities or preventing foreclosure? Legal help is available by phone

Community Legal Services has closed its physical doors, but the staff is still helping Philadelphians deal with pressing legal issues, says Dawn Williams, one of the nonprofit's managing attorneys.
Bayada transitions from for-profit to nonprofit to save its mission-driven culture results

Apr. 10, 2019 7:52 am

Bayada transitions from for-profit to nonprofit to save its mission-driven culture

Founding CEO J. Mark Baiada said it was the only way to ensure that "compassion, excellence and reliability" would continue to take precedence over profits.
Obamacare’s uncertain future has some social workers on edge purpose

Nov. 21, 2016 12:58 pm

Obamacare’s uncertain future has some social workers on edge

President-Elect Donald Trump's vague plans for the Affordable Care Act are making some service providers uneasy. Others weren't exactly pleased with it from the jump.
Social Impact Across the U.S.: How We Serve Those in Need method

Feb. 17, 2015 8:30 am

Social Impact Across the U.S.: How We Serve Those in Need

Links from around the web on the people and organizations making an impact
Corbett Administration’s Alternative Plan to Medicaid Expansion Now Under Federal Review people

Apr. 3, 2014 12:04 pm

Corbett Administration’s Alternative Plan to Medicaid Expansion Now Under Federal Review

Image via The Advisory Board Company The Corbett administration has put together an alternative plan to the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Medicaid expansion. The plan, dubbed Healthy Pennsylvania, is now being reviewed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which is the federal agency that administers Medicare and works with the states to administer […]

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