How California is Using TANF to End Homelessness

March 3, 2017  |  Publications

The State of California recognizes that housing is a key component of families’ health, economic and social well-being. In order to meet this need, the state is using a rapid re-housing approach to provide housing for families experiencing homelessness and has created a new program within Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) to pay for it.