COVID-19 Resources for State, Local, and Tribal Human Service Leaders. Revised November 5, 2020.
United States. Administration for Children and Families. Office of Regional Operations.
Resource Listing Federal Publication/Policy
Published: November 05, 2020
Administration for Children and Families
Mary E. Switzer Building 330 C Street, S.W.
Washington, DC 20201
Tel: (202) 690-5587 1-877-696-6775
Fax: (202) 205-9552
TDD/TTY: (202) 606-2532
Intended for State leaders, this brief explains the COVID-19 pandemic requires a Whole Family Response from State, local, and tribal leaders. Information is provided on mandatory program flexibilities, guidance and resources in ACF programs, and information on other federal programs that serve vulnerable children and families. Links are included to COVID-19 resources from the Office of Child Care, the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, the Children’s Bureau, the Office of Child Support Enforcement, and the Food and Nutrition Services’ nutrition programs. Information is then provided on key provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that provide funding for families, education for children and parents, mental health and substance use disorder treatment, and housing and homelessness services.
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