Benefit Payments Managed by Representative Payees of Children in Foster Care in SSA's Chicago Region

Date: 
Monday, June 18, 2012
Management Issue: 
Report Number: 
A-13-11-21105
Report Type: 
Audit Report
Office Affiliation: 

This audit sought to determine whether children in foster care programs in SSA's Chicago Region had appropriate representative payees. Specifically, we reviewed payees of children in the State of Michigan Department of Human Services and the State of Indiana Department of Child Services' foster care programs.