ERIC Number: ED022118
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Public Assistance, Rights and Responsibilities.
New Jersey Community Action Training Inst., Trenton.
Based primarily on two official manuals of the Division of Public Welfare of the New Jersey Department of Institutions and Agencies, this handbook on public assistance rights and responsibilities can be used as a training manual for community action workers, and as a reference book for such workers and for those eligible for public assistance. Information is given on the role of community action antipoverty organizations, county welfare boards, types of categorical and general assistance (assistance for the blind, aid to dependent children, medical assistance for the aged, old age assistance, the Cuban refugee program), required data from welfare clients, complaints and fair hearings, special allowances, family budgeting, the Federal food stamp program, baby care, vocational retraining, legal services, and eligibility. The document includes a subject index and a list of New Jersey community action organizations. (ly)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New Jersey Community Action Training Inst., Trenton.
Identifiers: New Jersey