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Strategies for Reaching the Welfare-to-Work Population

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dc.contributor.author James, Vaughn E.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-06-24T15:47:35Z
dc.date.available 2010-06-24T15:47:35Z
dc.date.issued 2002
dc.identifier.citation 6 Community Tax L. Rep. 12 (2002). en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10601/858
dc.description.abstract This article proposes strategies for reaching the welfare-to-work population that has not taken advantage of provisions in the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act of 1996. Attorneys and other concerned citizens must first locate welfare-to-work candidates. Strategies for locating candidates include working with community and civic groups, churches and religious organizations, volunteering at legal aid clinics, and organizing "street law" approaches. Another strategy hinges on understanding that many of the people who have not taken advantage of the welfare-to-work benefits are suspicious not only of anyone new but also of any measure that purports to benefit the poor. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher The Community Tax Law Report en_US
dc.relation.uri http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1154772
dc.subject Welfare-To-Work program en_US
dc.subject Welfare and unemployment statistics en_US
dc.subject Personal responsibility
dc.subject Work Opportunity Act
dc.title Strategies for Reaching the Welfare-to-Work Population en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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