Adult Basic Education
Aid to Families with Dependent Children. Replaced by the TANF program.
Earned Income Tax Credit
Employment Service, also referred to as Job Service or JS
General Equivalency Diploma, "high school equivalent"
Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Training Program. The work program for AFDC.
Job Training Partnership Act. The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 replaced the Job Training Partnership Act.
Labor Market Information
Private Industry Council
Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996. This Act replaced the AFDC program with the TANF program.
Service Delivery Area
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. Replaced the old AFDC program.
Workforce Investment Act of 1998. This Act (WIA) replaced the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA).
Work Incentive Program
Welfare-to-Work Grants Program