If a teen does not cooperate with TPS Advocacy but provides necessary verifications and meets all other eligibility requirements, approve TANF cash.
EXAMPLE:A teen is to report back to TPS as to the progress they have made in securing a birth certificate for their child. The birth certificate is needed to establish relationship between the mother and her child. The
client fails to contact TPS but obtains the birth certificate and provides a copy to the intake worker handling her application. The applicant meets all other eligibility requirements. The case is approved for cash.
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