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News by Topic: Human services

Counties Have a Chance to Dent Rural Poverty Rates
Jun 11, 2018 - Overview of a presentation given at the National Association of Counties (NACo) Western Interstate Region (WIR) Conference on ways for rural counties to combat poverty. Includes considerations like access to childcare and transportation, as well as ways centering human service delivery in rural schools and tapping into existing entrepreneurial efforts can impact a community.
Source: National Association of Counties
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VA: Case Management Services Grant Program: Rule Federal Register
Jun 5, 2018 - Final rule from the Department of Veterans Affairs amending regulations to implement a new statutory requirement to establish a new grant program to provide case management services to improve the retention of housing by veterans who were previously homeless and are transitioning to permanent housing and to veterans who are at risk of becoming homeless. Comments on the final rule must be received by August 6, 2018.
Source: Federal Register
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