This report is part of a congressionally mandated evaluation of the Welfare-to-Work (WtW) Grants program, being conducted by Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., and its subcontractors the Urban Institute and Support Services International (SSI). This is a special report from the process analysis component of the evaluation.
Several individuals provided useful comments to this report: Alan Hershey of Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., Alana Landey of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and other reviewers from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
We owe particular gratitude to administrators and staff in the local sites who generously shared their time with us to document their experiences. Their knowledge and insights are essential to understanding the various program interventions.
Opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent official positions of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., or the Urban Institute, its trustees or sponsors.