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2018 TAFDC Advocacy Guide

An Advocate's Guide to the Massachusetts Welfare Rules for Families

By Deborah Harris, Massachsetts Law Reform Institute, December 2018 Edition

From MCLE:

Using a simple question-and-answer format, this handbook guides advocates through the maze of Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC) rules and regulations that govern the requirements for eligibility, benefits, applications, and proofs. Special advocacy reminders and citations to sources provide technical and legal information about the state's welfare programs for families.

A bound copy of this Guide is available for purchase from MCLE ($9.95). You can also download the guide in PDF format for free.

Or, download the December 2018 Guide as a free ebook:


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