Current issues related to poverty and public services in Athens County, Ohio.
Sep 24, 2012
Number of welfare recipients continues to fall in Ohio
The Toledo Blade published an excellent article on Monday, Sept. 24 that looked at Ohio's welfare program. In the article, experts from around the state discuss how a large number of people have been removed from Ohio's cash assistance program due to the work requirements. The article also looks at the national debate over potential changes to welfare work requirements, and how the requirements are implemented in Ohio. Click here to read the article.