Region 3 of the Regional Performance and Information Consortium (3 RPIC)
The Consortium consists of State Associations and State Offices in Region III of the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services' regionalization of the United States:
- District of Columbia
- West Virginia
What does an RPIC do?
- Provides training and technical assistance.
- Acts a conduit of information between their member Agencies and the Federal Office of Community Services and our national partners.
- Community Action Partnership (NCAP)
- National Association of Community Service Programs (NASCSP)
- National Community Action Foundation (NCAF)
Contacts for asking questions onTraining and Technical Assistance programs in each state:
State Association: Maryland Community Action Partnership, Angela Martin, Executive Director, Telephone 443.482.5168
State Office: Delaware Health and Social Services, Division of State Service Centers, Kim Snowden, CSBG Administrator/Social Services Administrator at State of Delaware, Telephone 302.255.9687
District of Columbia
State Association: Maryland Community Action Partnership, Angela Martin Executive Director, Telephone 443.482.5172
State Office: DC Department of Human Services/Family Services Administration, Tunde Eboda, State CSBG Administrator, Community Services Block Grant Program, 202.671.4339 or 202-671-4200
State Association: Maryland Community Action Partnership, Angela Martin, Executive Director, Telephone 443.482.5172
State Association: Community Action Association of Pennsylvania, Dan Leppo, Acting CEO, Telephone 717.233.1075 x.217
State Office: Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED), Center for Community Services, Lynette Praster, Director, Center For Community Services, Telephone 717.720.1350
State Association: Virginia Community Action Partnership (VACAP), Jim Schuyler, Executive Director, Telephone 804.644.0417 x.701
State Office: Virginia Department Of Social Services, Office Of Volunteerism and Community Services, Matt Fitzgerald, Community Service Program Manager, Telephone 804.726.7142
Training and Technical Assistance Strategies
The Region has a T&TA Initiative to follow over multiple years. State Associations in conjunction with the State Offices also has a T&TA Strategy for their respective states for the current grant year Fiscal Year 2019 (October 2018 - September 2019).