News & Updates
Your Voucher. Your Rights.
Struggling to find a rental property with a Section 8 voucher? Join Community Legal Services and the Public Interest Law Center on Friday, May 5, 2023 from 2-3pm to learn how to take your housing search to the next level. Hosted by the Tenant Union Representative Network (TURN). Sign up today!More
Right to Counsel
Right to Counsel launches in Philadelphia on February 1, 2022. If you are a low-income tenant in 19121 or 19139, you have the right to an attorney in your eviction case or your housing subsidy termination. To see if you are eligible and connect with free legal help, call the Philly Tenant Hotline 267-443-2500. Even if you do not live in those zip codes, you can call for free legal advice and possible representation!More
Joint Statement from Philadelphia Legal Services & Tenant Organizations in Support of Proposed Moratorium on Evictions
STATEMENT ON PROPOSED CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF AN EVICTION MORATORIUM We fully support the resolution introduced today by Councilmember Gym calling for a moratorium on evictions. While our organizations support the entirety of the resolution, we as tenant advocates want to highlight the importance of an eviction moratorium. Our country’s lack of a […]More