May 23, 2013 | Lillian Sparks Robinson
Since 1988, the Administration for Native Americans has collaborated with the Office of Hawaiian Affairs to provide loans to help Native Hawaiians build businesses, fund home improvements, fund tuition and improve their credit.
April 29, 2013 | George Askew
ACF efforts to help lift people out of poverty got extra help from the Affordable Care Act.
April 12, 2013 | Lillian Sparks Robinson
Program helps Native American youth learn financial management skills, along with the importance of saving for an education.
March 13, 2013 | Lillian Sparks Robinson
The Administration for Native Americans funds projects that help local Tribal governments operate farms and provide fresh fruits and vegetables to remote communities.
January 25, 2013 | Jeannie Chaffin
As one of the largest federal anti-poverty programs, Earned Income Tax Credit is a powerful asset-building tool for people with earned income because it can reduce their taxes and result in a refund.
January 16, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
The Health Profession Opportunity Grant program helps put new Americans on a path to self-sufficiency.
January 4, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
Out of work, no diploma and struggling in poverty just three years ago, Quinton Sanders now has a full-time career in the medical field thanks to the Affordable Care Act's Health Profession Opportunity Grants program.
November 2, 2012 |
Lillian Sparks, commissioner of Administration for Native Americans, and Jeannie L. Chaffin, director of Office of Community Services, blog about the history of the Administration for Children and Families' work in promoting economic prosperity in tribal communities.
September 26, 2012 | Jesus Garcia
Authorized by the Affordable Care Act, the Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) program provides education and training to TANF recipients and other low-income individuals for occupations in the health care field that pay well and are expected to be in high demand.
September 13, 2012 | Jesus Garcia
Head Start provides low-income children access to quality education and good health practices.