State Human Services Actions & Initiatives for COVID-19

The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices has compiled a table listing State Human Services Actions & Initiatives responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The actions and initiatives are organized as follows:

  • • TANF and cash assistance
  • • SNAP and food security
  • • Child welfare
  • • Housing assistance
  • • Support to the human services workforce
  • • Partnerships with charitable foundations
  • • Information sharing
  • • Securing PPE

The list will be updated as new programs and initiatives are identified. Please contact us about additional state activities or updates.

All NGA COVID-19 memos can be found here, or visit COVID-19: What You Need To Know for current information on actions States/Territories are taking to address the COVID-19 pandemic; as well as advocacy, policy, and guidance documents for protecting public health and the economy.