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‘Nowhere else to go’: Area social service agencies scramble to distribute rent relief

As many as 400,000 Pennsylvanians are at risk of losing their homes, according to the state Department of Human Services. The Commonwealth is working to distribute over $800 million in federal aid to both tenants and landlords.

By Julia Agos/WITF

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As a potential eviction surge looms, Pa. officials are pointing to more than $1 billion in housing assistance money

Though the program has hit roadblocks since it was created in March, county and state housing agencies are hoping money earmarked for the Emergency Rental Assistance program will stave off a surge of eviction notices.

By Sam Dunklau and Gabriela Martínez/WITF

Federal eviction moratorium stops at the end of July

Financial assistance still available to stave off wave of evictions
By Merideth Bucher/WITF