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Recent Publications

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  • 01/19/10
    Child Welfare Financing State Factsheets 2010
    2010 state fact sheets on child welfare and financing statistics for each state. Provides information on child abuse and neglect, foster care and sources of child welfare spending.
  • 01/11/10
    Arithmetic for Advocacy - Calculate a Percentage, Change, and More - Children's Defense Fund
    A Brief Guide to Arithmetic for Advocacy from the Children's Defense Fund. Learn how to calculate a percentage, a rate, a ratio, change over time, and more to give meaning to your child advocacy data.
  • Holiday Conversation Guide 11/24/09
    Holiday Discussion Guide
    A convenient reference to guide your holiday conversations about child health reform.
  • 10/22/09
    Profile of America's Uninsured Children
    This factsheet provides a statistical breakdown of the uninsured child population in America, including by race/ethnicity, age, income, citizenship and state.
  • 10/01/09
    Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Summary Fact Sheet
    This summary fact sheet provides basic facts and descriptions about the systems that feed the pipeline to prison and the key steps We must take to speak out against policies that contribute to criminalizing children at younger and younger ages, and fight for policies that help children thrive and put them on track to a productive adulthood.
  • 10/01/09
    Children's Health Coverage State Fact Sheets
    These factsheets provide basic stats and rankings regarding children's health coverage in each state including data on the uninsured, those enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP, income eligibility and enrollment procedures.
  • 09/17/09
    Without Improvements Health Reform Could Leave Millions of Children Worse Off
    Health reform is taking shape in a way that could leave millions of children worse–rather than better–off at the same time that insurance companies and drug companies stand to make billions in additional profits. Under the current health proposals, millions of children could face higher costs for health coverage and have fewer benefits. Health care reform is complicated, but ensuring that children have access to the health care they need to grow up healthy is not. This factsheet details the three elements that would make it simple for all children to enroll in affordable and comprehensive health coverage, no matter what type of health care system Congress decides to implement.
  • Protect Children, Not Guns 2009 09/16/09
    Protect Children, Not Guns 2009
    This report provides key findings on child gun deaths including firearm deaths of children and teens by manner (e.g. homicide, suicide, accident, unknown), state, race/hispanic origin, year and age group. The report also provices various ways we can step up and take action to protect children and teens from gun violence.
  • 09/15/09
    Written Statement on the Hearing on the Implementation of Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act
    The Children's Defense Fund's written statement on the hearing on the implementation of Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act before the Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support of the Committee on Ways and Means U.S. House of Representatives
  • 08/19/09
    Youth PROMISE Act Summary
    The Youth PROMISE Act shifts the policy paradigm from ineffective punishment and incarceration to evidence-based prevention and intervention to address juvenile delinquency. The Youth PROMISE Act is a helpful response to the pipeline to prison crisis because it takes major steps to substitute the pipeline to prison with a pipeline to successful adulthood for many of our youths.
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