A report, "Characteristics of Families Served by the Child Support (IV-D) Program: 2010 Census Survey Results," uses the latest data gathered by the US Census Bureau to describe custodial families served by the IV-D program, a federal program that promotes parental responsibility and family self-sufficiency by providing families with child support services.
The report aims to identify the characteristics of custodial families who use IV-D program services, which is authorized under Title IV-D of the Social Security Act.
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