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Who we are:

       Community Services Program (CSP) partners with local governments, community action agencies, and non-profit organizations across the state to increase self-sufficiency for low-income residents and transients in Wyoming.


The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG):

  • Federally funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Administration of Children and Families, Office of Community Services
  • Budget of approximately $3.3 million annually
  • Created for the service of low-income residents and transients in all of the state's 23 counties and the Wind River Indian Reservation
  • Funding is administered at the county level and on the reservation by non-profit Tripartite Boards, made up of community volunteers who determine funding levels and who monitor and oversee various projects within their communities as conducted by local service providers.
  • Assistance categories include: 
    • Education, Emergency Services, Employment, Health, Housing, Income Management, Linkages, Nutrition, and Self-Sufficiency 


 Dynamic Graph of Demographics and Funding of CSBG:

   The following chart is interactive. Please use drop down menus to select different information.


 Low-Income Population: U.S. Census & Retrieval Service (12/2012)

 People Out of Work: Wyoming Dept. of Employment (3/2014)

 People on SNAP: Wyoming Dept. of Family Services (3/2014)

 People on Title XIX: Wyoming Dept. of Health (3/2014)

 People on Power/TANF (Personal Opportunities with Employment Responsibilities (State)): Wyoming Dept. of Family Services (3/2014)

 Apps rcvd for Asst.: Wyoming Dept. of Family Services (3/2014)

 People on S.S.I.: U.S. Social Security Administration (12/2012)

 CSBG State Plans & Reports:


  FFY 2016 CSBG State Plan

  417-15 Delegation of Authority

  2016 CSBG Allocations

  Wyoming 2016 Public CSBG Hearings

  CSBG Community Action Plan

  The Planning Process

  FFY 2016 CSBG Eligibility Requirements

  CSBG Client Application

  CSBG Eligibility Requirements Form

  CSBG Monitoring Policies

  CSBG Monitoring Tool

  FFY 2014 CSBG Annual Report

  FFY 2014 CSBG IS Survey/NPI Report Highlights


 2015 and Older

  FFY 2015 CSBG State Plan -- Part I

  FFY 2015 CSBG State Plan -- Part II

  FFY 2015 CSBG State Plan -- Part III

  FFY 2015 CSBG State Plan -- Part IV

  FFY 2013 CSBG Annual Report

  FFY 2013 CSBG IS Survey/NPI Report Highlights