Updated version. This important resource from the House Ways and Means Committee provides descriptions and historical information on major social and economic programs, e.g., TANF, Medicare, Social Security, etc.
A service of the Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the site provides access to print and electronic publications, websites, databases, and online learning tools for improving child welfare practice.
"This publication combines historical source materials with contemporary reflections on the impact of the legislation from leaders in the field. Child protection, child welfare, and social service policymakers, practitioners, researchers, students, and all those interested in the story of child protection in America will find it an invaluable resource."