OFA Webinar: Improving Employment Outcomes for TANF Recipients with Substance Use Disorders

The Office of Family Assistance will host a webinar on Wednesday, February 26 at 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EST, entitled Improving Employment Outcomes for TANF Recipients with Substance Use Disorders. The webinar will outline employment-focused strategies that can contribute to, rather than inhibit, substance use treatment and feature experts with backgrounds in research and practice on working with TANF recipients who have substance use disorders. Speakers will discuss national trends in substance use disorders and strategies to move those with substance use disorders towards treatment, employment, and economic stability. Speakers include:

  •  Dennis Romero, Regional Administrator, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  •  Dr. Christine Cauffield, Chief Executive Officer, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Managing Entity, Lutheran Services Florida
  •  Additional speakers to be announced
Date: 
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:30
Sponsor: 
Office of Family Assistance
Location: 
https://peerta.acf.hhs.gov/content/ofa-webinar-improving-employment-outcomes-tanf-recipients-substance-use-disorders
Event Category: 
webinar