HPOG is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities. Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities. This document was supported by Grant 90FX0046 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.


To be eligibile for PSH, family taxable income cannot exceed 70% of the Lower Living Standard Income Level based on the preceding year. Copies of official federal tax records for the preceding year may be required for veriication.

As required by apply for Nursing Assistant Certification in Pennsylvania and as a condition of employment in health care, PSH conducts an in-depth criminial background check on each applicant. For additional information about state requirements, visit the Nurse Aid Training Program





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