social services http://wrvo.org en Simulation offers glimpse into world of poverty http://wrvo.org/post/simulation-offers-glimpse-world-poverty <p></p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 12:30:45 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48620 at http://wrvo.org Simulation offers glimpse into world of poverty Centralized information might help newly arrived refugees http://wrvo.org/post/centralized-information-might-help-newly-arrived-refugees <p>A new study finds that agencies in central New York do a good job of taking care of the 700-800 refugees who come to Syracuse every year. One community group is suggesting creating a one-stop shop for these newly-arrived residents.</p> Tue, 28 May 2013 09:51:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 38514 at http://wrvo.org Centralized information might help newly arrived refugees State law proposed to withhold state payments to some tax delinquent landlords http://wrvo.org/post/state-law-proposed-withhold-state-payments-some-tax-delinquent-landlords <p>Proposed state legislation would allow social services officials to withhold rent payments for low-income housing when the landlords haven’t paid their taxes. Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:27:58 +0000 Durrie Lawrence 32139 at http://wrvo.org