The Office of Community Services, Division of Social Services, publishes Information Memoranda (IM) for distribution to SSBG program administrators. An Information Memoranda (IM) provides guidance to assist in implementing the SSBG legislation, program instruction and policy clarification, in addition to disseminating information and program practices to stakeholders. SSBG Dear Colleague Letters provides important information to the network about a new issue relevant to the stakeholders.
The IM numbering system is chronological and only relevant IM’s are posted on this website. SSBG Dear Colleague Letters are posted per fiscal year.
The following Information Memoranda have been released to States and Territories, Administrators and other nonprofit agencies receiving SSBG funds.
This webinar from 2016 provides an overview of AFI program requirements and helps grantees develop an implementation action plan by walking through participant recruitment, application, and enrollment.
CED Grantees must adhere to ACF guidance regarding property — real property, tangible personal property, and intangible personal property — as summarized on the ACF Property Guidance page.
This resource addresses ACF’s Real Property Guidanceand its application to Community Economic Development (CED) grants. Note that this resource summarized key information relevant to CED grants, but it does not replace official guidance provided by ACF, as referenced in the links below and elsewhere.