The 1961 Unemployed Parent law and the 1962 Public Welfare Amendments expanded coverage, further embedding the rehabilitation approach, and adding "families" to the title (making it Aid to Families with Dependent Children or AFDC).
What does AFDC stand for?
AFDC stands for Aid to Families with Dependent Children
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We have 36 other meanings of AFDC in our Acronym Attic
- Automatic Fraud Detection and Isolation (Lucent)
- Autonomous Fire Detection & Alarm System
- Air Force Dental Aptitude Test
- Air Force Data Communications (USAF)
- African Development Bank
- African Development Bank Bonds
- Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie
- Award Fee Determination Board
- Large Auxiliary Floating Dry Dock (Non Self-Propelled)
- Armed Forces Dental Benefit Association
- Air Force Doctrine Center
- Allowance for Funds During Construction
- Alternative Fuels Data Center
- Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Center
- Association des Familles de Disparus de Constantine (French: Association of Families of the Disappeared in Constantine; Constantine, Algeria)
- Atlanta Flying Disc Club (Atlanta, GA)
- Autopilot Flight Director Computer (avionics)
- Axial Flux Difference
- Aid to Families with Dependent Children - Adults
- Aid to Families with Dependent Children - Children
Samples in periodicals archive:
In 1996, states switched from Aid to Families With Dependent Children to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).
51 (d)(2)(B)) as being a member of a family that has received assistance under the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program.
Last year's welfare reform set ambitious targets for finding work for the four million adults in the United States who were receiving Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) in December.
The target groups include * Qualified recipients of Aid to Families with Dependent Children.
Government benefits that are delivered electronically include food stamps, Aid to Families with Dependent Children, and social security benefits.
Why is Social Security, for example, considered by many Americans to be a reward for a life of hard work while Aid to Families With Dependent Children is widely reviled for subsidizing sloth and indolence?
Federal Employment Policy in Aid to Families with Dependent Children, 1962-1972 Most commentators refer to the Family Support Act of 1988 as the turning point in work requirements for women on Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC).