‘People can’t afford to bathe themselves’: What life is like for Pennsylvanians who lost cash assistance

Dalia is working toward some big goals, including securing a place to live. That got harder on Aug. 1, when General Assistance ended for a second time. Dalia is a former beneficiary of the state-run program, which provided a $205-a-month stipend to more than 12,000 people with disabilities, in treatment for addiction, and fleeing domestic … Continue reading ‘People can’t afford to bathe themselves’: What life is like for Pennsylvanians who lost cash assistance