You may be eligible to SAVE part of your rent.

Do you live in Public Housing in Philadelphia or have Section 8 through PHA?

Are you Employed or Looking for Employment? 


  • If so, attend an orientation or workshop!  No registration required
  • Offered first Saturday of every month  |  10:00 am - 11:00 am

Vaux Big Picture High School   |  2300 Master Street  |  Philadelphia, PA 19121


Start SAVING part of your Rent Now!  

In the Compass Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program you can save part of your rent each month to help you reach your dreams. You do NOT need to be working to sign up. Meet one-on-one with a financial counselor for FREE to work towards your goals. Any financial information you discuss is confidential. 

On average, a COMPASS FSS client saves $7,800 from their rent payments.  This could be you!


Upcoming Orientations: Attend an orientation to learn more about program eligibility, requirements and incentives.

Saturday, Sept 7

Saturday Oct 5

Saturday, Nov 2

Saturday, Dec 7


Upcoming Workshops: Attend a workshop to learn abut how to budget, emergency savings and managing credit. 

Saturday, Sept 14

Saturday Oct 12

Saturday, Nov 9

Saturday, Dec 14











Meet our FSS Staff
Meet our FSS Staff