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  • New Grant Opportunities

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    New Grant Opportunities

    FY 2015

    The Office of Family Assistance (OFA) is pleased to announce that the FY 2015 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood funding opportunity announcements (FOA) are published.
  • Office of Family Assistance

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    Office of Family Assistance

    An Overview

    The Office of Family Assistance (OFA), within the Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services, oversees the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program authorized by the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA) of 1996....
  • Request TA

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    Request TA

    TANF Technical Assistance

    The OFA PeerTA Network provides a variety of Technical Assistance services to States, counties, localities, and Tribal organizations operating TANF programs. The PeerTA approach emphasizes peer-to-peer learning and allows users to exchange information and network.  
  • OFA PEERTA LIBRARY

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    OFA PEERTA LIBRARY

    Resources for TANF Programs

    OFA PeerTA’s library includes a variety of Resources/Reports, Question and Answers, and Innovative Programs related to TANF programs and serving low-income families. Browse our Library.

Latest Information From the Network

July 22, 2015

The Administration for Children and Families’ Office of Family Assistance through the OFA Peer Technical Assistance (PeerTA) Network is pleased to announce a webinar on “Providing Effective Employment and Supportive Services to Low-Income Women with Criminal Records,” scheduled for July 22, 2015 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT. This free webinar will explore strategies utilized to overcome barriers to employment and to successful re-entry into mainstream society. The conversation will be about understanding the effect...

The Office of Family Assistance (OFA) is pleased to announce that the FY 2015 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood funding opportunity announcements (FOA) are published. For more information on the FOAs and application kits, please go to www.Grants.gov. Additional information on the FOAs is below.

Recently Asked Questions

June 15, 2015
A representative from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources would like to gather information from States regarding legislation for drug testing of TANF individuals. It would be helpful to contact States with this legislation to gather statistical information about the outcome of the legislation. How many TANF individuals have been tested in your State and how many of those were positive? Contact information would be helpful.
May 6, 2015

A representative from COPES, Inc. would like to know if anyone is aware of any comprehensive screening tool or related information management tool that they are willing to share?