AASD Resources

Here you will find recent actions taken by AASD to influence the development of sound policy, promote successful and innovative practices and build the capacity of the system to improve outcomes for children, families and communities. Links to bills or proposals currently in Congress are included along with information about SNAP, TANF and economic and employment well-being issues, important documents and informative tools and links.

Position Papers

Statement on SNAP Administrative Relief (July 27, 2020)
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Policy Levers for State Human Service Agencies in Response to COVID-19 (May 19, 2020)
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The Future of SNAP: A Modern and Responsive Program was developed by a work group led by APHSA's Center for Employment and Economic Well-Being and The American Association of SNAP Directors. The paper outlines a vision for SNAP and is a realistic and thoughtful juxtaposition to the President's recent proposed reforms to the program in his FY 2018 budget proposal.

Comment Letters to the Federal Administration

Comment Letters to Congress

Important Documents