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Child Care, Welfare and Families: The Nexus of Policies, Practices, and Systems
Adams, Gina; Holcomb, Pamela A.;

An examination of the role of welfare policies and practices in shaping child care for low-income families, building on the Urban Institute's New Federalism Project. Key issues include: (1) how child care and welfare systems are organized at State and local levels; (2) the advantages and disadvantages of various approaches; and (3) how overlap and duplication are being addressed.

Administration for Children and Families/OPRE Projects

2000

Parents' perspectives on child care subsidies and moving from welfare to work
Snyder, Kathleen; Bernstein, Sara; Koralek, Robin;

The third part of a three-part study of the interaction between state and local welfare-to-work programs and child care assistance programs, presenting focus group data on the experiences of current and former TANF recipients with the child care subsidy system

Reports & Papers

2006

Child care subsidies and leaving welfare: Policy issues and strategies [Executive Summary]
Adams, Gina; Koralek, Robin; Martinson, Karin;

Summary of the second part of a three-part study of the interaction between state and local welfare-to-work programs and child care assistance programs, focusing on child care subsidy use by parents in transition from TANF to employment

Executive Summary

2006

Child care subsidies for TANF families: The nexus of systems and policies
Adams, Gina; Holcomb, Pamela A.; Snyder, Kathleen; Koralek, Robin; Capizzano, Jeffrey;

First of a three-part study of the interaction between state and local welfare-to-work programs and child care assistance programs, focusing on administrative structures, protocols and interagency coordination as they affect TANF parents

Reports & Papers

2006

Child care subsidies and TANF: A synthesis of three studies on systems, policies, and parents
Holcomb, Pamela A.; Adams, Gina; Snyder, Kathleen; Koralek, Robin; Martinson, Karin; Capizzano, Jeffrey;

A summary of findings from a three-part study of the interaction between state and local welfare-to-work programs and child care assistance programs, focusing on administrative structures, protocols and interagency coordination as they affect administrators and TANF parents, child care subsidy use by parents in transition to work, and the experiences of current and former TANF recipients with the subsidy system

Other

2006

Assessing the New Federalism
Weil, Alan;

A multi-year, multi-pronged project that analyzes state policy choices, including policy development and implementation, and family well-being in the context of the significant devolution of responsibility for social programs from the federal government to the states

Major Research Projects