In order to help grantees prepare for the proposed 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.
Participating in the Coaching Cohort helps AFI applicants learn from each other’s questions and ideas and stay on track to finish the application in time for the October 11 deadline. First time and returning applicants are both encouraged to join. View the schedule for more information.
The 13th, 14th, and 15th AFI Reports to Congress have been posted. You can read the reports by visiting this page.
Review the revised forms, get instructions for submitting comments, and learn more about plans for collecting FY 2015 data at http://idaresources.acf.hhs.gov/AFIPPR.
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.
This guide has interactive tools to walk organizations through the process of integration planning, understanding clients’ financial circumstances, and how to best provide financial capability services.