TITLE: National Longitudinal Mortality Study-National Death Index Record Linkage ACRONYM: NLMS AGENCY/PROGRAM: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.
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The Office of Human Services Policy (HSP) conducts policy research, analysis, evaluation, and coordination on various issues across the Department, including but not limited to, poverty and measurement, vulnerable populations, early childhood education and child welfare, family strengthening, economic support for families, and youth development.
This list gives you the acronym and meaning about words and terms found throughout documents on this site. Links for the "definition" of the acronym are available for those included in our Glossary, as well as direct links to the websites of other agencies. To find an acronym, select its first letter and browse the list.
This glossary is available to give you general information about words and terms associated with aging, disability or long-term care. Many sources have been used to compile this list, and there may be more than one "definition" for a word/term. To find a term, select the first letter of the word/term you are seeking. A list of acronyms is also ava
Providing children with high quality early learning and development opportunities in the first years of their lives can have lasting consequences for their health and well-being throughout childhood and into adolescence and adulthood. Research has shown that when children face adversity in their early years, policies and programs that provide chil
The goal of the Partners for Fragile Families (PFF) demonstrations, funded jointly by the Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) and the Ford Foundation, was to make lasting changes in the way public agencies and community organizations work with young unmarried parents to increase the likelihood of positive outcomes for children and parents
Including: Background Findings/Related Reports Survey Questions and Administrative Data Measures Related Links Background
Including: Copies of ASPE Welfare Outcomes Grantee Questionnaires Studies of TANF “Leavers” Studies of TANF Applicants Studies of TANF Caseload Links to National Surveys See Also: Comparing “Leavers” Survey Instruments
TANF "Leavers", Applicants, and Caseload Studies: Summary of Fall 1999 ASPE Welfare Outcomes Grantee Meeting
Contents Pre-Meeting Session with Grantees Studying Applicant and Diverted TANF Cases Cross-Project Findings and Common Administrative Measures Preliminary Findings from Surveys with Former TANF Recipients Analysis of Response Rates and Nonresponse Bias in Surveys Strategies for Achieving High Response Rates in Surveys with F
People and families are considered poor when they lack the economic resources necessary to experience a minimal living standard. Official U.S. Census Bureau statistics estimate that 40 million persons, 12.3 percent of the total population, were poor in the United States in 2017. The topic of poverty is widely considered a cause for national action
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Prepared by: R. William Thomas Abt Associates Prepared for: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Contract: HEW-100-76-0179 Each chapter of the Report is in PDF format. Download a copy of the reader .
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Working Papers on Long-Term Care Office of Social Services Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services October 1981 PDF Version
These Papers describe the current state of knowledge about long-term care in the U.S., and serve as a knowledge base for the difficult analytic tasks that lie ahead. They are based on the work of HHS's Task Force on Long-Term Care up to January 1981 and contain data that have not been available before. Five Papers make up this document: (1) an ove
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The primary objective of the research in the National Long-Term Care Channeling Demonstration was to determine the impacts of the demonstration on service utilization, public and private costs, clients and caregivers. The demonstration employed a randomized experimental design with random assignment of eligible participants to either treatment gro
James W. Conroy Temple University Valerie J. Bradley Human Services Research Institute PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/5yrpenn.pdf (267 PDF pages)
The Pennhurst Longitudinal Study was a five year, in-depth review of the effects of the court-ordered deinstitutionalization of Pennhurst residents. Its aim was to provide federal and state officials and others with information to make better policy decisions regarding the processes related to the deinstitutionalization which is underway in many p
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Analysis of the Benefits and Costs of Channeling Craig Thornton and Shari Miller Dunstan Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. December 1985Revised May 1986 PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/1986/cost.pdf (142 PDF pages)
The principal finding of this report is that Channeling led to an increase in total costs for clients, including costs for medical and long-term care services and costs for shelter, food and other daily living expenses. The Basic Case Management Model appeared to increase these costs by about $1,300 during the 18-month period of the demonstration;