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August 31, 2023

PCCYFS SE Office: Philadelphia System Partners Call

PCCYFS sponsors a regular call with Philadelphia DHS, CUAs, advocates, providers, and other system stakeholders to discuss issues, challenges, and ongoing successes. For questions about this meeting or to propose ...

January 10, 2023

Philadelphia RFP: Community Evening Resource Centers

The Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking qualified community-based organizations to provide site-based services to youth who are at risk, and who have come to the attention of ...

December 13, 2022

Philadelphia DHS RFP

On December 13, Philadelphia DHS announced the release of four RFPs for community umbrella agencies (CUAs) through the below message from DHS Commissioner Kimberly Ali. CUA 9 RFP available here ...

December 9, 2022

Philadelphia Child Welfare Workforce Task Force Issues Report

PCCYFS convened the Philadelphia Child Welfare Workforce Task Force to discuss challenges, findings, and recommendations to alleviate the workforce challenges that have frustrated Philadelphia’s child welfare providers and system. The ...

December 1, 2022

Philadelphia Establishes Office of Youth Ombudsperson

On December 1, Mayor Jim Kenney signed an Executive Order establishing an Office of the Youth Ombudsperson in the Philadelphia Office of the Inspector General. The Executive Order outlines the ...

November 29, 2022

PCCYFS SE Region Council Membership Meeting

This is the quarterly membership meeting for PCCYFS SE Region Members. For questions about this meeting, please contact Samea Kim at

September 27, 2022

Southeast Updates (Week of 9/26/2022)

Philadelphia DHS RFP: When it is not safe for a child to remain in their home of origin, the Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) is committed to prioritizing kinship ...

August 17, 2022

Southeast Updates (Week of 8/15/2022)

Philadelphia DHS RFP: On August 27, Philadelphia DHS released a RFP for Specialized Behavioral Health Resource Home Care (SBH), an intensive level of care developed for children and youth of ...

July 28, 2022

Southeast Updates (Week of 7/25/2022)

Philadelphia DHS Institutional Care RFP: DHS utilizes Institutional Care Services (ICS), an intensive level of care for youth whose needs can not be met in lower levels of care. DHS ...

July 26, 2022

Southeast Region FY2024 Needs-Based Plan and Budget Meetings – UPDATED

The Delaware County Public Hearing for the Children and Youth Services and Juvenile Probation Needs-Based Plan and Budget for 2023/2024 will be held on Monday, July 18, 2022, at 4:00 ...