Systems to Family Stability National Policy Academy
These resources relate to the use of assessments to understand client needs, strengths, and barriers in order to deliver appropriate services and effective case management.
The PILOT Assessment: A Guide to Integrating Positive Youth Development into Workforce Training Settings
Connecting Young Adults to Skills and Jobs: Lessons Learned from the National Fund’s Sectoral Strategies
For long-term employment and career advancement, it is important that clients are placed in jobs that align with their education, experience, interests, and skills, as well as local labor market information (LMI). Workers can utilize assessment data and labor market information (LMI) to help clients make informed decisions about their career aspirations, including potential earnings, projected number of job openings, and entry level education needed.
The Online Work Readiness...
Case Management and Coaching
These resources provide information on effective case management and coaching practices.
New Perspectives on Practice: A Guide to Measuring Self-Regulation and Goal-Related Outcomes in Employment Programs
These resources define principles of executive functioning and provide information on how to use these principles to enhance client services.
Trauma-informed Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF): A Randomized Controlled Trial with a Two-Generation Impact
These resources provide research, tools, and examples to help programs as they engage in redesign efforts.
TANF on the Brink of Change: Reflections of Mothers Receiving Cash Assistance in the District of Columbia
TANF and WIOA Coordination
These resources identify strategies and benefits for building collaborations between TANF agencies and workforce agencies through the opportunities created by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA).
ETA is excited to announce the launch of a national cohort of states focusing on partnership of WIOA Titles 1 & 3, TANF Employment & Training and SNAP Employment & Training agencies and programs. This is a prestigious opportunity to work with your peers from across the country in an organized setting to tackle the challenges faced by states in leveraging funding and resources and integrating services—and explore models to develop an action plan to help advance your goals. Both...
These resources define toxic stress, provide information on how to adapt programs to meet these needs of those affected by toxic stress, and offer strategies for preventing toxic stress in children.
Parental Childhood Adversity, Depressive Symptoms, and Parenting Quality: Effects on Toddler Self-Regulation in Child Welfare Services-Involved Families
These resources provide strategies for developing programs that address the needs of multiple generations and offer promising strategies being used throughout the United States.
This blog post from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the fifth installment in a series profiling human services programs across the country that are working to help move families out of poverty. This post focuses on improvements made to the child care subsidy system after the 2014 reauthorization of the Child Care Development Block Grant Act and highlights a program in New York City that works with young parents to improve family outcomes.