This research brief examines pathways to the child SSI program, drawing upon analysis of administrative data and site visits to Kentucky, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Texas. It finds that informal referrals appear to be most common, though schools, health care providers, and legal services staff also play a role.
Publication DateDec 17, 2015
DocumentChildSSI.pdf (pdf, 585.66 KB)
TopicsSocial Safety Net | Child Welfare
ProgramSupplemental Security Income (SSI)