Percent of children under age 18 who live in households receiving TANF
benefits. TANF (Temporary Aid to Needy Families) in Vermont includes
Reach Up, Reach Ahead, and Reach First. It was formerly called ANFC,
Aid to Needy Families with Children.
Vermont Agency of Human Services, Department of Children and Families, Economic Services Division
Each year represents the rolling average of data for three years and
reflects average annual enrollment (e.g., 2006 data is the average of
2004, 2005, and
2006). The "universe" of all children under age 18 is derived
from the Vermont Department of Health/U.S. Census as 3-year rolling
averages. For more information contact Voices for Vermont's Children.