Tribal TANF – Child Welfare Coordination

The purpose of the Tribal TANF – Child Welfare Coordination is to grants demonstrate models of effective coordination by tribal governments or tribal consortia of Tribal TANF and child welfare services provided to tribal families at risk of child abuse or neglect. 

These grants must be used for one or more of the following:

  • To improve case management for families eligible for assistance from a Tribal TANF program
  • For supportive services and assistance to tribal children in out-of-home placements and the tribal families caring for such children, including families who adopt the children
  • For prevention services and assistance to tribal families at risk of child abuse and neglect

The Tribal TANF – Child Welfare coordination grantees are:

  • Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes – Alaska
  • Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy’s Reservation – Montana
  • Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes – Montana
  • Cook Inlet Tribal Council – Alaska
  • Pascua Yaqui – Arizona
  • South Puget Intertribal Planning Agency – Washington
  • Graton Rancheria – California
  • Karuk – California
Last Reviewed: October 31, 2016