Philadelphia

Community Outlets for Black Youth to Channel Frustrations About Racism

Why do we need community outlets for Black youth? Most Black youth in the United States encounter racism in their daily lives, which can lead to continual psychological and emotional…

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SCOTUS Hears Oral Arguments in Case Impacting LGBTQ+ Foster and Adoptive Parents

On November 4, the Supreme Court heard initial oral arguments in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, a case that considers whether taxpayer-funded, private foster care agencies can discriminate against prospective…

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Join Us for a Virtual Respite Recruitment Event!

ASCI’s respite home recruiters are inviting all families in the Pittsburgh and Philadelphia areas to join our virtual respite recruitment event on November 18 at 6 p.m. EST. Respite caseworker…

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Early In-Person Voting in PA: Deadlines and Updates

Information provided by VotesPA. The last day to do all-in-one early in-person voting in PA (applying for your ballot and voting early in person) is 5 p.m. October 27. You…

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Back-to-School Resources for Philadelphia Families

Information provided by the Philadelphia Office of Children and Families. COVID-19 has changed what “back to school” means for most Philadelphia students and their families. As classes resume, the City…

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Attend the Kids At Heart 2020 Gala!

Turning Points for Children will soon be celebrating their Virtual Kids At Heart 2020 Gala with “Light up the Night” as they shine a light on families made stronger through their…

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Pennsylvania Economic Impact Payment Access

According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and the Campaign for Working Families (CWF), roughly 350,000-450,000 Pennsylvanians may have missed their $1200 Pennsylvania Economic Impact Payment (EIP). If Pennslyvanian did not…

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ASCI Youth Can Attend Basketball Camps for FREE!

Pro Skills Virtual Basketball Camps Pro Skills’ basketball camps are designed to give players the fun and educational experience of one of their in-person summer camps right from the safety and…

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Apply for Emergency Rental Assistance!

The City of Philadelphia is offering a second round of rental assistance for Philadelphia tenants affected by COVID-19. Residents can apply today! Renters and landlords may submit their application online,…

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Event Recap: Celebrating Our Collective Diversity

At ASCI, we foster a culture that is diverse, equitable and inclusive. We know that in doing so, we will make ASCI a more enriching environment for everyone. In an…

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