Pa. Human Services Block Grant
Allegheny County is one of the counties participating in the Department of Public Welfare’s Human Services Block Grant pilot program. The block grant allows for greater flexibility in providing certain services to county residents.
County Human Services Block Grant Plan
The guidelines for the block grant require that each county submit their proposed human services plan to the DPW by June 14. The proposed 2013-14 plan will available shortly. Questions or comments on this plan may be sent to DHSBlockGrant@AlleghenyCounty.US.
Allegheny County Human Services Block Grant Plan FY 2012-13 - (Note: The format for this plan is structured in such a way as to mirror the section-by-section requirements laid out beginning on page 3 of the guidelines.)
Human Services Block Grant Overview
The main components of the block grant pilot as discussed in the state’s guidelines.
County Human Services Block Grant Advisory Board
The County Human Services Block Grant Advisory Board provides on-going recommendations and assessments of the approach that the county is taking to delivering on the block grant.
Grant Application – The full application submitted by Allegheny County
Letter of Acceptance - Received September 27, 2012
County Human Services Plan FY 2012-13 Guidelines - State guidelines and instructions directing counties on how to prepare their human services plan.
County Human Services Plan Guidelines Appendix B Rev.