Increasingly state and local government agencies are administering federal funding for immigration and asylum seeker focused programs. CohnReznick’s Government & Public Sector Advisory practice has the experience and expertise to help government agencies to maximize their funding while also ensuring their compliance with complex federal regulations.
Our team can help clients maximize the effectiveness and efficiency of their programs while safeguarding against fraud, waste, and abuse through program design, stakeholder coordination, program implementation and administration, process improvements, compliance monitoring, performance dashboards, federal reporting.
Develop processes and procedures, drive planning and implementation and mitigate risk through day-to-day project oversight, including monitoring and reporting.
Compliance & Monitoring
Design and execute compliance monitoring activities to ensure effective and efficient execution of funding. Ensure funds are used as intended and help mitigate fraud, waste, and abuse.
Provide support to identify, obtain, and administer grant programs to ensure program success and maximize funding.
Social Services Coordination
Coordinate with social service providers and community-based organizations to help ensure federal compliance and program compliance.
2 C.F.R. 200
Ensure conformance and compliance within 2 C.F.R 200 requirements for large, federally funded grant programs.
Utilize technology to identify and analyze resources, anomalies, potential inappropriate use of funds, issues, and program metrics to provide critical transparency for programs and detect and prevent fraud, waste, and abuse.
Identify and develop the necessary data to drive meaningful reporting, compliance, transparency, and performance dashboards.
Set up and manage call centers, hotline numbers and confidential whistleblower numbers that can scale up and down as necessary.
Determine eligibility and identify outliers to drive policy change to avoid unnecessarily denying assistance.
Manage and administer expedient, robust, and compliant public assistance recovery programs that deliver optimal results.
Create custom training programs and instructional videos to improve communications and maintain compliance as guidelines evolve over the lifecycle of a program.
Audit & Accounting
Provide assurance that funds are properly spent to achieve the intended results by delivering seamless and high-quality auditing services, including financial audits, performance audits, and compliance audits.
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