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Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Community Legal Services Announce Partnership to Offer Legal Support to West and Southwest Philadelphia Families Facing Eviction

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CHOP’s Healthier Together Initiative, which addresses the social determinants of health, will support CLS to provide legal representation to families as Philadelphia’s temporary ban on evictions is set to expire, and the national moratorium on evictions issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention covers only a fraction of Philadelphia renters.

2020 Is A Big Year for Kids

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This year brings two important opportunities to advocate for children and the programs that impact their health and well-being. See below for more information about how to safely and effectively make your voice heard.

On the Side of Kids

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Andrew's Advocacy Story

CHOP spent two years lobbying to include language in the NDAA to ensure that pregnant women are quickly referred to qualified fetal medicine. Learn more about CHOP's lobbying efforts on behalf of children.