AFI recently awarded 20 new AFI grants totaling over $6 million.
AFI grantees are now required to submit programmatic data using the AFI PPR. See the AFI PPR Overview page for details about reporting data from FY 2015 and beyond: http://idaresources.acf.hhs.gov/AFIPPR.
In order to help grantees transition to the new AFI PPR, OCS has published an open letter regarding changes to the data elements. Please review this letter and share it with your internal and/or external data management team.
The next AFI application deadline is October 31, 2016. Check out application resources in the Apply section, or contact the Resource Center Help Desk with any questions.
The 13th, 14th, and 15th AFI Reports to Congress have been posted. You can read the reports by visiting this page.
AFI recently awarded 30 new AFI grants totaling over $7 million.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation has released the 2016 Poverty Guidelines. The Poverty Guidelines have a key role in eligibility determination for the Assets for Independence (AFI) program. Please make sure that your program policies and procedures are updated accordingly.