Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Social Services Block Grant


Social Services Block Grant Program 

The Disaster Recovery Division is currently administering $14,700,288 in special Hurricane Ike-related Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) funding awarded to the SETRPC from the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services through the Texas Department of Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).  The purpose of the funding is to help social service agencies recover by bringing them back to their original operational capacity or allowing them to expand services.  All funds are tied to serving individuals affected by Hurricanes Ike.  Currently, all funding awarded to SETRPC has been locally allocated for use.