State Welfare-to-Work Policies for People with Disabilities

Research Report

State Welfare-to-Work Policies for People with Disabilities

Changes Since Welfare Reform

Abstract

The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunities Reconciliation Act (PRWORA) allows states greater flexibility in designing welfare-to-work program participation and exemption policies than previously provided. This report provides a 50 state review of about state TANF work program participation, exemption, and time limit policies as they apply to welfare recipients with disabilities or caring for family members with disabilities.

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