5.2 Using TANF for Rapid Re–Housing Efforts


Conference Presentation | July 23, 2013

Files: Using TANF for Rapid Re-Housing Efforts by Christina Harcar (PDF | 456 KB | 17 slides) TANF – RAPID RE-HOUSING PLANNING FOR HOMELESS FAMILIES IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY by Libby Boyce (PDF | 522 KB | 14 slides) CATCH ‘ING’ TANF in IDAHO Or: How we got TANF money and how your program can do the same. (PDF | 370 KB | 11 slides)

Innovative communities are using the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) resources to expand their efforts to rapidly re-house families. In this workshop, presenters will hear from communities that have leveraged TANF for rapid re-housing, as well as TANF administrators.
  • Elizabeth Boyce, Los Angeles County Chief Executive Office, Los Angeles, CA
  • Nora Gilligan, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
  • Christina Harcar, Mercer Councy Board of Social Services, Trenton, NJ,
  • Ross Mason, Department of Health and Welfare, Boise, ID