Social assistance in the U.S.


Under the Social assistance reform project, the paper Social assistance in the U.S. was prepared. The document provides comprehensive overview of the social security system in the United States: development and the main features of the current system, major types of assistance, eligibility criteria, basic procedures for internal administration and tackling fraud. In addition, programs of involving able-to-work unemployed persons into work activities are described.

December 29, 2010