Medicare, Social Security, and Welfare
on Welfare Reform--from AllPolitics Com, includes the law, state
experiments, a time line, statistics, and more.
in Welfare Caseloads since 1993
Poverty News and Issues
Welfare Fact Sheets -- from the U.S. Administration for Children
of Federal Domestic Assistance--the basic guide to government
welfare and assistance programs.
for Medicaid and Medicare Services -- U.S. Government site
Health Insurance Program--official info from
the Health Care Financing Administration.
Office of Child Support Enforcement--includes links to state
agencies, documents and reports, including proposed rules, news updates
for Children & Poverty
-- an excellent set of links.
Institute for Research on Poverty.
Kids Count Data Book
stateby state comparisons and links.
Understanding the Issue -- The Understanding the Issue section
lays out the facts and policy alternatives, while the Public Opinion
section offers a detailed profile of public thinking about the issue.
Ideas -- News and Resources from more than 120 Research and
of Family Assistance--oversees Temporary Assistance for Needy
Families, includes the Welfare Reform Promising Practices Conferences.
-- from the U.S. Health and Human Services Dept
in the United States--statistics from the Census Bureau.
category from the Institute for Research on Poverty.
Forum on Children, Families and the New Federalism--a
clearinghouse for research on welfare reform's effects in the various
Law-- information on medicaid and medicare, estate planning, and
the rights of the elderly and disabled, from a law firm specializing in
services to the elderly.
Security Programs throughout the World -- other countries, not
always in English.
Reform Page -- information about best practices, survey
design to track recipients who leave the program, available federal
programs, as well as files on how states are dealing with child support,
child care, and immigration issues.
to Work: U.S. Office of Personnel Management -- includes welfare
to work hiring statistics.