Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts #10: Federal Benefits for Relative Caregivers
The Imprint is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who have completed congressional internships.
Older Foster Youth Would Be Challenged by Proposed Work Requirements for Food Stamps
Access to food stamps for millions of people hangs in the balance as Congress negotiates two disparate versions of the farm bill. Last week, the House passed a bill that calls for significant cuts to the federal food stamp program, known nationally as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).