Social services grant scam targets Nebraskans
August 25, 2022
The Department of Health and Human Services Division of Children and Family Services has been made aware of a scam targeting Nebraskans that involves Social Services Block Grant funds. The scam involves a scammer calling a person claiming that they won a Social Services Block Grant award yet must pay a transaction fee to receive the award. The Administration for Children and Families outlined the details of this scam in this public notice to states and territories.
According to the ACF Office of Community Services, perpetrators of this scheme misrepresent themselves as federal agents and co...