CWDS/DHS Policies & Procedures

The Office of Income Maintenance has resumed oversight of the ELECT Program as of July 1, 2015. The change in oversight has resulted in the return of the FW extension and a change in the ELECT referral process between the CAO and ELECT providers effective July 1, 2016.

Family Works
Paternity Tracking System: How to Search for an Acknowledgement of Paternity (AOP)

ELECT Referrals
ELECT Program List
Application for Family Works Services

CAO Responsibilities
Family Works Processing Instructions

Data Entry
DHS Manual As It Pertains to ELECT 2016-17

Current Enrollee Procedure
Beginning July 1, 2016, ELECT providers will begin identifying current enrollees that receive TANF or may be eligible for Family Works. The CAO ELECT liaison will receive a list of ELECT participants that have been identified as receiving TANF. The CAO will have 15 days to create a referral using the “Y” project for TANF recipients participating in ELECT. The CAO ELECT liaison will receive Family Works applications for all ELECT participants that are not receiving TANF. The CAO will have 30 days to process the Family Works application and make a referral to the ELECT program.
ELECT Liaisons


Operations Memorandum #16-07-03 Employment & Training