The benefits cliff occurs when people face a sudden loss in public benefits as their income increases. It is a persistent and often overlooked issue – but it is especially pressing now that we are facing the additional challenge of cliffs that occur as a result of the expiration of key COVID-19 relief measures.

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Karen Schoellkopf, Founder & CEO, Leap Fund / Neibert Richards, Senior Director of Housing, Episcopal Community Services / Jennifer Wolff, Program and Policy Associate, PHAN / Mitchell Little, Executive Director, Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity, City of Philadelphia

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