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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

September 2, 2016

A representative from the Alaska Division of Public Assistance would like to know what are states’ knowledge, skills, education, and abilities standards for work services staff (including internal or contracted). Additionally, do states have annual professional development or continuing education standards and how are they monitored?

July 8, 2016

A representative from the Oklahoma Department of Human Services would like to know if there are any states that have completely discontinued serving 2-parent TANF households. If so, has the state received any pushback from the federal government, state legislature, or the media?

May 15, 2016

A representative from the Youth Today Out-of-School Time (OST) Hub would like to know if there is any research or models about Career Technical Education (CTE) after-school and/or summer programs for youth.