Quick Facts

    • Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) logo

      Served by HPOG 1.0

      The Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) program serves TANF recipients and other low-income individuals by providing education, training and other support services to help them get occupations in the healthcare field. During HPOG 1.0 (the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015), the program served 38,538 people. Learn more about the HPOG program.

    • 3.98 Million

      Individuals Receiving Monthly TANF Assistance

      In the last quarter of calendar year 2013, 3.98 million individuals received monthly TANF cash assistance. This is a 5.4 percent decline from the same period in 2012.

    • 60

      Community-Centered Grants

      were awarded by the Healthy Marriage program.

    • 262,520

      individuals were placed in subsidized jobs.

      This number includes 138,050 youth, all of whom were placed in jobs using TANF Emergency Funding.