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HPOG Health Profession Opportunity Grants | Office of Family Assistance
32

All 32 grantees offered: child/dependent care assistance, transportation assistance, job search assistance, and job replacement assistance.

HPOG Health Profession Opportunity Grants | Office of Family Assistance
79%

79% of participants began healthcare training through year 5. 89% of participants completed healthcare training or were still enrolled.

HPOG Health Profession Opportunity Grants | Office of Family Assistance
60%

60% of participants showed overall career progress by the end of year 5.

HPOG Health Profession Opportunity Grants | Office of Family Assistance
38%

38% of all participants engaged in basic skills training. Of those who engaged 91% completed basic skills training at the end of year 5. Of those who completed 81% enrolled in healthcare training. Basic skills consist of reading, writing, math skills or English language acquisition.

HPOG Health Profession Opportunity Grants | Office of Family Assistance
67%

67% of participants who earned a professional license or certification started a job or were promoted with an existing job in healthcare

38

The number of new Pathways for Responsible Fatherhood grants Office of Family Assistance awarded.  Learn more about the Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood initiative.

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32

In September 2015, HPOG announced its second round of grants. Nearly $72 million has been awarded to a new round of 32 grantees around the nation. Meet the HPOG 2.0 grantees and learn more about HPOG's mission.

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$4.77

Some HPOG participants who are employed upon entry to the program may experience a wage increase after completing healthcare training. On average, HPOG 1.0 incumbent workers receive a wage increase of $4.77. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015). Learn more about the HPOG program and its two rounds of grantees.

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$12.97

HPOG programs provide training and other services to help participants gain employment in the healthcare field. On average, HPOG 1.0 participants receive a wage of $12.97 once employed. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015). Learn more about the HPOG program and its two rounds of grantees.

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