Acronyms are often used by public and private agencies as timesaving, shorthand ways to communicate lengthy titles or basic concepts. This glossary provides a quick reference to the terms, acronyms and abbreviations commonly used by this Department.
Transportation Advisory Council
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.
Telecommunications Assistance Program; a financial assistance program designed to make telecommunications devices for distance communications available to Wisconsin residents of any age who are severely hard of hearing, Deaf, or Deaf-Blind. Applications are required for this program.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf.
The Emergency Food Assistance Program is a federal program that provides food commodities to food pantries and prepared meal sites.
Trauma Informed Care
of the Education Amendments of 1972; prohibits discrimination based on sex in federally funded educational programs or activities.
of the Social Security Act of 1935, as amended: Maternal and Child Health.
Text telephone writer which transcribes telephone messages received from people with hearing impairments.U