How Effective Are Different Welfare-to-Work Approaches? Five-Year Adult and Child Impacts for Eleven Programs. Comparing LFA and HCD Approaches

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Fewer differences than would be expected by chance were found in the effects on child outcomes of the LFA program approach compared with the HCD program approach for each of the child age groups.(34) This suggests that children, ranging in age from toddlers to adolescents, were not affected differently by education-focused programs than by employment-focused programs for the outcomes examined in this chapter.