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Health & Human Services


Department of Health & Hospitals 10-Year Total State Effort History

  • This is a ten-year history of the Total State Effort for the Department of Health and Hospitals. Total State Effort is comprised of State General Fund, Fees and Self-generated Revenues, and Statutory Dedications. Total State Effort for the Department of Health and Hospitals has gone from $1.48 billion to $3.358 billion, an increase of $1.88 billion or 127% increase over the last ten years. The Total State Effort for all of state government has grown by $3.36 billion or 26% over the last ten years. DHH's growth in Total State Effort makes up approximately 56% of the growth in Total State Effort for all of state government over the last ten years.

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Allocations

  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is a federal program that started on July 1, 1997. States receive block grants to design and operate programs that accomplish the goals of the TANF program. Qualifying applicants are able to receive federal funding to help achieve self-sufficiency.

 
 


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