ERIC Number: ED371821
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Jan-18
Reference Count: N/A
Implementation of New Legislation: Family Preservation and Support Services, Title IV-B, Subpart 2.
Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
This report describes the application requirements that state agencies need to follow in order to obtain federal funding for family support and preservation (FSP) programs, as budgeted under Title IV-B of the Social Security Act for fiscal years (FYs) 1994 through 1998. Part I of the report serves as an introduction and provides background information on FSP services. Part II discusses FSP services and the guiding principles for these services. Part III discusses planning activities essential to the development of a 5-year state plan for services beginning in FY 1995, including consultation, coordination, data collection, and joint planning. Part IV contains a brief outline of major provisions of the statute and additional fiscal and administrative information. Part V contains instructions for preparing the FY 1994 application for planning funds and for services funds. The bulk of the report consists of attachments that provide: (1) a list of estimated state allotments through FY 1998; (2) a copy of the statute; (3) an extensive list of family preservation resources and programs, including descriptions of current state programs; (4) application forms; (5) guidelines on 5-year state plans; and (6) a list of Administration for Children and Families regional offices. Contains 133 references. (MDM)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.