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welfare

Pubic funds provided to persons and families whose income falls below certain federal poverty levels. See Aid to Families with Dependent Children, Child welfare Social medicine The constellation of public assistance programs for indigent families.
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The minister said she "hopes" she can get the support from her Cabinet colleagues to maintain social welfare payments.
Mr Gaughran said the 1,200 social welfare workers in his union would be demanding an immediate apology from Deputy Ring.
He said that the responsibility of supervising special women centres had been assigned to Social Welfare Department by the Punjab government.
We hope that this review provides the evidence needed for Mongolia s leaders to create a more effective and efficient social welfare system, one that puts Mongolia s poor and vulnerable first.
She was addressing a seminar organized by PU Department of Social Work titled "Evolution of Social Welfare India & Pakistan since 1947" at Al-Raazi Hall.
Of the 37 social welfare schemes under which appeals are made, 23 have an average waiting time of more than 40 weeks.
Schiele (dean, School of Social Work, University of Georgia) offers a racism-centered framework to examine how American social welfare policies have regulated the lives of people of color, historically and currently, and employs a strength-based approach to describe how people of color have resisted the racist aspects of social welfare policies.
Keywords: Christian Social Welfare, Early Social Welfare, Organization, Roles & Services, Early Christian Social Welfare History, Early Social Welfare History
The 'Brown Envelope Campaign', which will be formally launched in May, is part of the NWCI's national Social Welfare Reform Strategy.
Tice provides an extremely thought-provoking and theoretically sophisticated work that will prove invaluable to anyone doing research in social history The voluminous case records of social service agencies have provided the primary sources for many recent studies in social welfare, criminal justice, and women's history.
SOCIAL Welfare Minister Dermot Ahern has been labelled a Scrooge for failing to include the jobless and disabled in a pounds 40 million Christmas bonus handout this week.
A statement was made that we fear could be interpreted as meaning UCLA has lost its graduate schools of architecture, education and social welfare due to cost-cutting.

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