Safety Net Assistant Program Evaluation

This project is a demographic analysis of Safety Net Assistance program clients. Once the analysis is complete, the project team will research state and national best practices which can be replicated in Erie County to help assist this population gain employment and reduce (or eliminate) their need for public assistance. The analysis will help inform future program design.

Principal Investigator: Barbara Rittner
Funding Source: Erie County Department of Social Services
Funding Period: Jan. 1, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2017
Funding Amount: $16,000

For more information on this project, contact Barbara Rittner at or 716-645-1256.