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The Role of CalFresh in Stabilizing Family Incomes

By Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman

Sep 30, 2022 ... CalFresh—California's largest safety net program—helps mitigate income instability for many low-income families. But those without recent ...

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The Medi-Cal Program

By Shannon McConville, Paulette Cha

Prior to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medi-Cal served low-income families and children, the elderly, and people with disabilities.

Fact Sheet

The CalWORKs Program

By Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) allocates federal funding through block grants, which give states latitude in spending. In 2016–17, California ...

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Geography of Child Poverty in California

By Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn

Most poor families with young children have at least one working adult. ... known federally as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, or TANF); General ...

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Geography of Child Poverty in California

It also shows demographic traits and family resources, as well as factors that can ... known federally as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families or TANF); ...

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CalWORKs in Transition

By Caroline Danielson

The first is to buffer children against extreme poverty by supplementing family income. Low-income families who apply and are determined to be eligible ...