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Vermont Agency of Human Services Department for Children and Families Press Releases

56 Press Releases
  • Published on June 11, 2021 - 22:11 GMT

    June is National Reunification Month

    June is National Reunification Month, a time to celebrate the hundreds of parents who overcame obstacles and did the hard work necessary to safely keep their children at home or safely reunify with them after they were placed in out-of-home care. Family …

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  • Published on June 11, 2021 - 21:59 GMT

    June is National Reunification Month

    June is National Reunification Month, a time to celebrate the hundreds of parents who overcame obstacles and did the hard work necessary to safely keep their children at home or safely reunify with them after they were placed in out-of-home care. Family …

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  • Published on June 11, 2021 - 18:53 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in June & July

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in June and July. This extra help is thanks to the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill. It does not permanently change a …

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  • Published on June 11, 2021 - 16:07 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in June & July

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in June and July. This extra help is thanks to the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill. It does not permanently change a …

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  • Published on April 19, 2021 - 11:07 GMT

    Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) Benefits

    Families of eligible children will get a food benefit to help make up for missed free or reduced-price meals at school. The federal government has authorized the Vermont Department for Children and Families (DCF) and Agency of Education (AOE) to provide a …

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  • Published on April 16, 2021 - 20:23 GMT

    Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) Benefits

    Families of eligible children will get a food benefit to help make up for missed free or reduced-price meals at school. The federal government has authorized the Vermont Department for Children and Families (DCF) and Agency of Education (AOE) to provide a …

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  • Published on April 13, 2021 - 02:09 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in April and May

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in April and May. This extra help is thanks to the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill and Consolidated Appropriations Act. …

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  • Published on April 13, 2021 - 01:22 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in April and May

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in April and May. This extra help is thanks to the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill and Consolidated Appropriations Act. …

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  • Published on April 7, 2021 - 06:18 GMT

    New Reach Up Emergency Rental Assistance

    DCF has federal stimulus funds to help most Reach Up households to pay their rent. The new Reach Up Emergency Rental Assistance program can pay up to 15 months of rental assistance. This can be a combination of current rent, future rent, and past-due rent …

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  • Published on April 6, 2021 - 18:31 GMT

    New Reach Up Emergency Rental Assistance

    DCF has federal stimulus funds to help most Reach Up households to pay their rent. The new Reach Up Emergency Rental Assistance program can pay up to 15 months of rental assistance. This can be a combination of current rent, future rent, and past-due rent …

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  • Published on February 10, 2021 - 19:48 GMT

    Extra 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in February & March

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in February and March. This extra help is part of the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill. It will not permanently change a …

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  • Published on February 10, 2021 - 12:40 GMT

    Extra 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in February & March

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that many 3SquaresVT households will continue to receive a higher benefit in February and March. This extra help is part of the federal Coronavirus Relief Bill. It will not permanently change a …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 13:39 GMT

    Extra Food Benefit for Families Receiving Reach Up

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that over 3,300 families participating in the Reach Up program will receive an additional food benefit this month using COVID Relief Funds. The Reach Up program provides cash grants and …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 13:38 GMT

    Foster Families Will Receive An Extra Check in January

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that foster families in Vermont will receive an extra check this month using Covid Relief Funds. Families will get a one-time payment of $325 for each foster child they had in their homes on …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 13:38 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in January

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that 3SquaresVT benefits for January through June of 2021 will be at least 15% higher thanks to the recently enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act. Since January benefits had already been …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 00:30 GMT

    Extra Food Benefit for Families Receiving Reach Up

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that over 3,300 families participating in the Reach Up program will receive an additional food benefit this month using COVID Relief Funds. The Reach Up program provides cash grants and …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 00:30 GMT

    Foster Families Will Receive An Extra Check in January

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that foster families in Vermont will receive an extra check this month using Covid Relief Funds. Families will get a one-time payment of $325 for each foster child they had in their homes on …

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  • Published on January 12, 2021 - 00:30 GMT

    Higher 3SquaresVT Food Benefits in January

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that 3SquaresVT benefits for January through June of 2021 will be at least 15% higher thanks to the recently enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act. Since January benefits had already been …

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  • Published on December 18, 2020 - 13:47 GMT

    3SquaresVT Food Benefit Error

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that an error occurred affecting some Vermonters receiving an extra 3Squares benefit from Coronavirus Relief Funding (CRF). Of the 22,506 3Squares cases receiving an extra benefit, 4,932 cases …

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  • Published on December 18, 2020 - 13:46 GMT

    3SquaresVT Food Benefit Error

    The Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced today that an error occurred affecting some Vermonters receiving an extra 3Squares benefit from Coronavirus Relief Funding (CRF). Of the 22,506 3Squares cases receiving an extra benefit, 4,932 cases …

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