Federal Workforce Development Programs: A New Opportunity for Recruiting and Retaining Direct Care Workers in the Long-Term Care Field. Federal Workforce Development Programs: A New Opportunity for Recruiting and Retaining Direct Care Workers in the Long-Term Care Field : Table 3

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: Table 3

PurposeTo provide assistance to needy families with children so that children can be cared for in their own homes; to reduce dependency by promoting job preparation, work and marriage; to reduce and prevent out-of-wedlock pregnancies; and to encourage the formation and maintenance of two-parent families.21
AdministrationU.S. Department of Health and Human Services
2002 BudgetState block grants: $16,488,667,00022State maintenance-of-effort funds: $11,106,907,66223
Reauthorization2002 pending
Long-Term Care UsesJob preparation, job awareness, supportive services, training