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The CalWORKs Program

By Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman

CalWORKs is jointly funded by federal, state, and county governments. The federal block grant results in choices and constraints. Temporary Assistance for Needy ...


CalWORKs in Transition

By Caroline Danielson

CalWORKs is both a child well-being and a welfare-to-work program. It has two central goals. The first is to buffer children against extreme poverty by ...

Occasional Paper, Report

Patterns of Work Participation in CalWORKs

By Caroline Danielson

... of the CalWORKs caseload required to participate in federally-approved activities, and especially those not meeting work participation requirements.


The CalWORKs Caseload in 1999 and 2005

ABSTRACT: Has the rapid increase in mobile phone usage contributed to traffic fatalities in the United States? Does legislation requiring drivers to use hands- ...

blog post

California’s High Housing Costs Increase Poverty

By Patricia Malagon, Caroline Danielson

Aug 13, 2021 ... ... 500,000 by CalFresh, and 290,000 by CalWORKs and General Assistance (GA) together—indicates the outsized role that housing costs play.