ERIC Number: EJ480883
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Prevalence of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse among Female AFDC Recipients.
Sisco, Carol B.; Pearson, Carol L.
Health & Social Work, v19 n1 p75-77 Feb 1994
Examined prevalence of alcoholism and drug abuse in 206 female Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) recipients enrolled in welfare-to-work program. Findings support clinical reports of substance abuse problems among public assistance and child welfare populations. Prevalence of alcoholism and drug abuse in sample ranged from 16.1-20.8%. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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