Quick Facts

  • LIHEAP Heating Assistance

    LIHEAP Quick Fact - 2009/2011

    In FY 2011, the LIHEAP program provided $4.7 billion to 50 states, the District of Columbia, 150 tribes and five territories to assist low-income households with their home energy bills. Heating assistance was provided to 6.7 million eligible households in the U.S. through the federal dollars provided by LIHEAP in FY 2009.

  • 10,000+

    More than 10,000 new jobs have been created through the ORR microenterprise development program.

  • 98% repayment rate

    in ORR’s microenterprise development program--much higher than the industry average.

  • 3 Million +

    More than 3 million refugees have been resettled by the U.S. since 1975.

  • 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.

  • 1,922 young people graduated with skills to succeed

    from Transitional Living programs and Maternity Group Homes funded by the Family and Youth Services Bureau in 2013.

  • 897 youth learned skills to be better parents

    through Maternity Group Homes funded by the Family and Youth Services Bureau in 2013.

  • More than 81,000 Enrolled in IDAs

    Through the AFI program more than 81,000 individuals have enrolled in IDAs. 60,108 accounts have been opened, depositing a total of $56,653,295 in earned income.

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