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    Seamless TANF Partnerships

    In this short video, TANF practitioners explain how partnerships at their local American Job Centers are creating opportunities to reach more people who utilize their services.
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    Technical Assistance

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    The OFA Peer Technical Assistance Network offers services to local, State, County, and Tribal social service agencies that operate a Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program or provide services to TANF families. 
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    Resource Library

    PeerTA and Partner Resources

    OFA PeerTA’s library includes a variety of resources such as reports, briefs, questions and answers, and Innovative Programs. 
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Recently Asked Questions

April 5, 2016
A representative from PeerTA would like to know if any States, tribes, or programs have made developing social capital among participants a goal of their program to encourage self-sufficiency.
March 1, 2016

A representative from the Utah Department of Workforce Services is interested in whether other states have effective models for individualized, strengths-based TANF employment planning – particularly plans that focus on individual goals along with performance measures and outcomes, and that separate out work activities so they can be flexible, and adjusted based on a client’s progress. Utah is also interested if any states have examples or templates of a strengths-based plan that they would be willing to share, or are any states in the process of developing this?

September 15, 2015

A representative from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services would like to know if any state uses an online learning system to help clients learn new skills.

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