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Program Implementation and Participant Accomplishments after 5 Years of the HPOG Program

What do we know about the programs and participants in the Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program at the end of the 5-year grants?

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Social Media at ACF Growing

Get real-time updates about programs promoting the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals and communities.

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HPOG Hosts Stakeholders Roundtable Meeting

The Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program seeks input from stakeholders and experts from across the fields that the program touches for its second round of grants.

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HPOG Participants Get a Second Chance at a Brighter Future

Program trains people in healthcare occupations that pay well and are in demand, plus improves job prospects for hard-working adults.

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HPOG Grantees Share Strategies for Student Success

By using program data, grantees track progress and identify practices that are promising.

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HPOG Helps Students Live the American Dream

From living in a refugee camp to becoming a licensed practical nurse.

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HPOG Program Reduces Barriers to Encourage Male Participation in Health Care Professions

Only one out of five individuals in the health care field are male.

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ACF Increases Online Presence

More programs are engaging public through social media 

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New Funding Opportunities for Job-Driven Training Programs in Health Care

Health Profession Opportunity Grants offer organizations an opportunity to build partnerships with employers and service providers.

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A Healthy Opportunity

Today is the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act.

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