Glossary Terms Beginning with T
Definitions for words starting with T are listed on this page. Take the link above or scroll down to the glossary term.
TANF Benefits or Services Definition
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) provides assistance and work opportunities to needy families by granting states the federal funds and wide flexibility to develop and implement their own welfare programs.
TANF benefits or services include the following:
Cash Assistance (CA), which includes, and is not limited to, the following:
Grant Diversion
Kinship Care
Kinship Foster Care
Legal Permanent Guardian
Tribal TANF programs (Tribal CA)
Jobs Administration services
TANF funded customer resources and information including, and not limited to, the following:
Family Assistance Administration (FAA) web site
FAA application and forms
FAA pamphlets and brochures
TIPS Transfer
AZTECS Technical Information Process System (TIPS) transfer is the process of automatically registering CA and NA programs and transferring application information from Health-e-Arizona PLUS (HEAplus) to AZTECS.
The TIPS transfers run daily. The job file is transmitted to FAA Systems as follows (times are in Mountain Standard Time**):
Saturdays, 4:30 a.m.
Sundays, 6:00 p.m.
Holidays, 4:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday workdays, 4:30 a.m., 7:00 a.m. and every half hour until 6:00 p.m.
TIPS will run at 4:30 a.m. the next calendar day for applications received after 6:00 p.m. on any day.
When FAA Systems retrieves the file, the job is auto processed into AZTECS.
**FAA Systems does not observe Daylight Saving Time(g).