Teresa Miller

Child care center
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Jim Melwert
July 06, 2020 - 3:53 pm
Some more financial help is on the way for child care providers in Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
July 05, 2020 - 4:00 am
As the federal pandemic assistance winds down at the end of this month, Pennsylvania officials have announced an extension for unemployed workers, and they are urging those facing desperate times reach out for state services. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
June 15, 2020 - 4:36 pm
Pennsylvania is directing $260 million of federal funds to help people with autism and intellectual disabilities continue to get the services they need during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
May 24, 2020 - 4:15 pm
As Pennsylvania faces an unprecedented number of unemployed workers, government assistance programs like SNAP and Medicaid have just slightly increased. But as the extra federal unemployment cash ends in about two months, the state is planning for a possible spike in numbers. Read more here.
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Richard Butler and his fiancee Amber laugh while they have breakfast in an apartment a friend is letting them live in on Chicago's Southside, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020..
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AP News
March 04, 2020 - 11:10 am
From Hawaii to Pennsylvania, states are scrambling to blunt the impact or new Trump administration rules taking effect April 1, with roughly 700,000 people at risk of losing food assistance benefits unless they meet certain work, training or school requirements. Social service agencies say they won...
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Pa. DHS secretary Teresa Miller, center, hosted a roundtable Monday at the offices of Philabundance.
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Molly Daly
February 03, 2020 - 5:48 pm
The Wolf administration hosted a roundtable Monday at the offices of Philabundance, the Delaware Valley's biggest hunger relief organization, to discuss how cuts to the federal food stamp program will affect the 1.7 million Pennsylvanians who depend on it. Read more here.
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Mark Abrams
October 29, 2019 - 8:14 am
It's college application time for high school seniors, and Pennsylvania's human services secretary is reaching out to those who have been in the foster care system with an opportunity to go to school for free.
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Graduates from Philabundance's Community Kitchen program.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 20, 2019 - 11:54 am
Philabundance sent their newest graduating class out into the world from a program that helps people go from poverty or homelessness to employment.
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Pennsylvania Secretary of Human Services Teresa Miller with her three-year-old daughter.
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Tony Romeo
October 13, 2019 - 4:30 am
The Wolf administration has announced plans to expand home visitation support for families with first time mothers and children with special needs covered by Medicaid.
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Teresa Miller
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Cherri Gregg
July 29, 2019 - 5:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the past week, the Trump administration has said it wants to tighten the rules governing who qualifies for food stamps, which would strip more than 3 million people of their benefits. Individuals had been encouraged under the Obama administration to exploit a...
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