A Personal Responsibility Agreement (PRA) is a written and signed agreement between you and the TANF program. You agree that:
TANF assistance is temporary.
TANF is a work program.
It is your responsibility to find and keep work.
You will accept responsibility for yourself and your children.
You will follow all program conditions such as developing a work plan, keeping appointments, participating in a work activity, completing and submitting time sheets, and making sure your children attend school.
TANF benefits are intended to assist individuals and their families in meeting their basic needs such as food, clothing, shelter, utilities, household items, and personal care items.
TANF benefits are NOT to be used for alcohol, illegal drugs, gambling, or other purposes not intended to meet basic needs.