For additional information regarding the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) programs, you may choose from several options:

Brochures/Other Publications:



Other Documents:

  • 2016 N.D. TANF State Plan (791 kb pdf)

  • Tribal Native Employment Works (NEW) Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) (107kb pdf) - Posted January 2, 2013

    • This is an agreement between the four Tribal NEW programs in the state, the North Dakota Department of Human Services, and county social service offices. It outlines the referral criteria that county social service eligibility staff are to use to determine when a Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) program applicant or recipient should be referred to the Tribal NEW program instead of the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) program.

If you would like to view the policy manual, select the Financial Assistance link on the Policy Manual Homepage.

Quarterly Budget Insight: This report includes caseload and expenditure data for selected programs within the N.D. Department of Human Services.