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This casts doubt on the viability of GA as a safety net program for economically vulnerable people. Over the past two decades, state and federal reforms transformed welfare programs Congress established the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant which gave states broad flexibility to run their cash assistance programs and to use federal funds to help low-income families, reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies and support two-parent families.

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Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1 edition (December 13, 2000)

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The following restructuring priorities have been identified: (a) Building consensus about a national social welfare policy framework. (b) Creating a single national welfare department as well as provincial welfare departments and exploring the potential role of local government in service delivery. (c) The phasing out of all disparities in social welfare programmes. (d) Developing representative governance structures to build up the partnership between Government, organisations in civil society, religious organisations and the private sector. (e) Restructuring the partnership between stakeholders to develop a system which is socially equitable, financially viable, structurally efficient and effective in meeting the needs of the most disadvantaged sectors of the population, and to involve communities in planning and the delivery of services. (f) Legislative reform at all levels of Government. (g) Human resource development and the re-orientation of personnel where this is necessary towards establishing a developmental social welfare framework. (h) Restructuring and the rationalisation of the social welfare delivery system, towards a holistic approach, which will include social development, social functioning, social care, social welfare services and social security programmes. (i) Developing a financially sustainable welfare system. (j) Developing strategies and mechanisms to translate the aims, objectives and programmes of the Reconstruction and Development Programme into action in the welfare field online.

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