Please join the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), Community Legal Services of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity, and United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1776 for A Community Forum on Expungement.
A local resident's Op-Ed in the New York Times describes proposed changes in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that could have a big impact on low-income families. Read more: https://nyti.ms/2C1OAHm
What are some of the challenges to fair and affordable housing in the Lehigh Valley, and are we prepared to meet these challenges? These were some of the themes presented during the 2018 Regional Housing Summit on February 8 at DeSales University.
An unexpected but well-deserved surprise! NPLS Executive Director Victoria A. Coyle received the inaugural Pro Bono Partnership Award from the Wayne County Bar Association on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
NPLS Executive Director Victoria Coyle joined Michelle Robinson-Ritter, Director of VIP (Victims Intervention Program) to speak during the Red Sands Project “sidewalk intervention” in front of the Wayne County Courthouse. These interventions remind us that we can’t merely walk over the most marginalized people in our communities — those who fall through the metaphoric cracks.