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Public Notice

TANF Plan Notification

Attention all parents and legal guardians of Alaska Native or Native American children:

On July 1, the Cook Inlet Tribal Council Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program management will implement its new TANF plan.

We are soliciting comments on our current plan. Copies of the current TANF plan and Written Comment Form are available at CITC’s Employment Training & Services Department and through the following links:

CITC TANF Plan – July 2014

TANF Written Comment Form FY2015

If you would like to submit a comment you may do so via mail, email or fax to (907) 793-3394. Comments must be received no later than June 30, 2015.

For further information, please contact:

Andrew Freed
TANF Sr. Manager
Cook Inlet Tribal Council
3600 San Jeronimo Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 793-3315

ETS_TANF_newThe Tribal TANF program provides temporary cash assistance to families with children to support them in their self-sufficiency through services that include career planning, training and educational assistance, and child care assistance and information.

Tribal TANF also helps participants gain or maintain employment by assisting with transportation, job interviews, work clothing and tools, and temporary child care assistance.

In 2014, CITC opened its Mat-Su valley TANF services location in the Knik Tribal Council suite in Wasilla:

CITC Tribal TANF Services
951 E Bogard Rd. Ste 101
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 373-7991


Alaskan Native or American Indian families residing in the Municipality of Anchorage or Matanuska Susitna Borough with children or grandchildren under the age of 18 residing in the same home who meet income eligibility requirements.

Tribal TANF Application 2015

Change Report Form

Eligibility Review Form

End of Work Statement

Medical Capacity Form

Notice of Rights and Responsibilities

Statement of Relationship