Choose any social welfare program that interests you. Programs may include but are not limited to: social security, TANF, SNAP, WIC, Pell Grant, Head Start, public housing, public education, equal employment policy, affirmative action, Civil Rights Act, etc. Examine both the policy AND program(s) that emerged from the policy.

Choose any social welfare program that interests you. Programs may include but are not limited to: social security, TANF, SNAP, WIC, Pell Grant, Head Start, public housing, public education, equal employment policy, affirmative action, Civil Rights Act, etc. Examine both the policy AND program(s) that emerged from the policy.You must you at least 3 academic sources (these may include journal articles, case studies and your textbook) as references in your paper. The body of your paper should be 5-7 pages, excluding the cover/title, abstract and reference pages. List ALL sources on the reference page. You must you APA format (including cover/title, running heads, page numbers, an abstract, in-text citations, and a reference page). If you need assistance with APA style, please refer to the APA manual or email the instructor.The paper should address the following:Clearly identify the policy and program you have chosen.Discuss the scope of the problem that the policy and/or program addresses (what does the program/policy seek to address?)Discuss the history of the policy/program. When was it started? Who started or helped start the program and why? Summarize as necessary.Who is eligible for benefits? Is is an entitlement program or means-tested program? Explain.How is the program funded? Are there problems with current funding or projected funding? Are there any political debates currently surrounding the program? Is it controversial? Explain.What are the implications for social work practice?Reflect on your opinion about the program after researching it