PM 02-01-01-a: Coordinated Intake for TANF (Except Child-Only)

In the Coordinated Intake process you:

  • assess the family's situation by identifying their strengths, needs and potential risks;
  • gather information necessary to determine eligibility for specific programs the applicant is applying for;
  • make referrals as needed;
  • revised textdesign an initial Responsibility and Services Plan (RSP) in conjunction with the applicant, and monitor their follow-up with the plan if necessary; and
  • make decisions about the benefits the applicants are eligible to receive.

NOTE: Do not complete an RSP until an assessment has been completed.