during 2012 through 2015, were served in programs designed to develop healthy relationship skills, strengthen families, improve parenting skills, and promote economic stability as part of the Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood (HMRF) initiative. Find out more about the HMRF initiative.
The Fatherhood Buzz initiative has connected with 118 barbershops in 17 cities, distributing more than 12,000 tip cards to customers on topics related to parenting, financial literacy, and activities for fathers and their children. Check out more responsible fatherhood efforts at www.Fatherhood.gov.
TANF work participation rates measure engagement in certain work activities for families receiving assistance. The majority of reported hours involve direct work, mostly in employment but also in community service and work experience. Read more in the Claims Resolution Act Report and the most recent TANF Report to Congress.
Of the participants who were employed when they enrolled in the program, 2,748 have had a wage increase as a result of the healthcare occupational training received through HPOG 1.0. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015). Learn more about the HPOG program and its two rounds of grantees.
25,286 HPOG 1.0 participants have completed at least one healthcare occupational training between 2010 and 2015. Meet some of our participants and learn about their journeys to become healthcare professionals by reading our Compendium of Success Stories.
17,793 HPOG 1.0 participants have gained employment in a healthcare occupation since enrolling in the program. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015). View the most recent evaluation report for info about the HPOG program and the outcomes achieved by participants.
32,938 HPOG 1.0 participants have enrolled in a healthcare occupational training between 2010 and 2015. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015). Our program provides training in more than 50 distinct occupations in the healthcare field. Learn more about HPOG grantees and the strategies they use to support participants in our Compendium of Promising Practices.
- $2 million
The amount of Child Welfare Coordination grants awarded
Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) awarded $2 million in grants to 14 tribes and tribal organizations.