News & Events from February 2021

Keeping our participants warm!

The Philadelphia Citizen wrote a great article about UESF focusing on our Oil program and Utility Grant Program to help keep Philadelphians warm:) CLICK HERE to check it out

A Virtual Veterans Day Commemoration

Join UESF at “A Virtual Veterans Day Commemoration” on November 11th from 2p to 5pm. Click this link to register. https://secure.everyaction.com/XDzGROyr8kKQ7pSAxA_udA2?fbclid=IwAR3vz_37jtWEluohWlfktoop4xMPphlvJPh-nZ5a9Ct6jtQaBWklIxbcvXg

Phase 2 Rental Assistance

Help with rent for Philadelphia residents affected by COVID-19. APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 30th Phase 2

COVID-19 RESOURCES

GENERAL: COVID 19 Updates: https://www.phila.gov/programs/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/ Guide to reopening: https://www.governor.pa.gov/process-to-reopen-pennsylvania/ Food Sites: https://www.phila.gov/food/#/ FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Workers Relief Fund: http://www.mayorsfundphila.org/initiatives/worker-relief-fund/?mc_cid=acd6b43ebd&mc_eid=087a65f94a Homeowners & Renter Assistance: https://www.governor.pa.gov/newsroom/gov-wolf-announces-protections-from-foreclosures-and-evictions-through-aug-31/ Free & Affordable Internet: https://clsphila.org/utilities/internet-access-covid-19/ MISCELLANEOUS: COVID-19 benefits Guide: https://www.phila.gov/media/20200706191426/COVID-19-Benefits-Finder.pdf Parks & Recreation Green Phase: https://www.phila.gov/2020-07-03-what-the-green-phase-means-for-parks-rec-sites/ Park Finder: https://www.phila.gov/parks-rec-finder/#/

Our SSVF program is staying committed in 2020 to enroll 200 veterans

We are pleased to announce that we are currently servicing 122 veterans and are making continued efforts to reach this goal. You can help by spreading the word to Philadelphia veterans who are in need of housing or utilities services. Call our Vet helpline at 215.814.6888