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The 2020 census form is now available online

You should have received an invitation in the mail to respond online, by phone or by mail. It’s your choice. If you complete your form by early May, census takers will only visit households that have not submitted a form. Complete one form per household and shape the future.

Thanks for participating in this mandatory count that leads to fair government representation, equitable public funding and accurate statistics that portray an updated snapshot of our nation. All personal information remains confidential.

 

Public Participation

Public Comment Opportunity

State of Arizona Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) Plan

Each year the PAG region allocates Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) funds. Approximately $1.2 million to $1.6 million is made available annually for locally planned human services. A regional Social Services Planning Committee works closely with the following working groups to identify needs and make recommendations to the PAG Regional Council on annual allocations: Children, Youth and Families; Developmental Disabilities; Aging and Adults; Employment and Rehabilitation Services; and Quality of Life services. These recommendations include services for homeless adults and children, employment or guidance counseling, home care programs, and services for developmentally delayed children and disabled adults.

The Department of Economic Security prepares the state SSBG plan that includes both the allocation of the state portion of the SSBG grant and all of the locally prepared regional plans. Arizona receives approximately $31 million annually to provide social services in both urban and rural areas of the state.

The draft Arizona Social Services Block Grant Plan for SFY 2021 is currently being made available for public review and comment throughout the state on the DES website. Comments are being accepted at the addresses indicated on the site through Friday, April 3, 2020. All comments will be carefully considered before the plan is finalized.


Si necesita ayuda con traducción, llame por favor al 792-1093 y comuníquese con Nathan Barrett.

The Meeting Room is accessible to persons with disabilities. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), those requiring special assistance, such as large-type face print, sign language or other reasonable accommodations, may request those through the administrative offices at: 1 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 401, Tucson, Arizona 85701 or by calling (520) 792-1093 at least 24 hours before the meeting. 

 

Reasonable Accommodations/Translation

Persons with a disability or language barrier may request documents in alternative formats or translations or other reasonable accommodations by contacting Sheila Storm at (520) 792-1093. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.

Si necesita ayuda con traducción, llame por favor al 792-1093 y comuníquese con Nathan Barrett.

 

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