Access and Visitation Program Update FY 2018

Administration for Children and Families
March 2020

The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 provided funding for the Access and Visitation program in 54 states and territories. Any program under this grant is intended to promote safe visitation between children and their parents. This report summarizes the key takeaways provided by the grant recipients for FY 2018 in the following areas: program participation, participant groups, program activity, referral sources, marital status of participants, participants’ annual income, race and ethnicity, number of noncustodial parents who reported increased parenting time.