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New Grant OpportunitiesThe 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
An OverviewThe 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....
TANF Technical AssistanceThe 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
Resources for TANF ProgramsOFA 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
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program stakeholders and their human services partners increasingly understand the importance of meaningfully engaging noncustodial parents while also holding them accountable for the economic and social growth of their children. A noncustodial parent does not have primary care, custody, or control of the child and may have an obligation to pay child support. It is important to note that many noncustodial parents pay child support and are actively engaged in their children’s lives. However, barriers such as...
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
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?
A representative from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services’ Policy and Program Development Unit would like to find out more information about effective transportation models in rural areas that address the needs of TANF recipients and can demonstrate effective program measurements and positive outcomes. Contact information would be helpful.