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State Trends in Child Well-Being
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
The 2018 Data Book examines trends in child well-being including rankings in key areas of economics, education, health, and family and community factors.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Rachel Holzwart and Debra Wright
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Summary of a panel of experts on the advantages and disadvantages of using Baysesian methods in social policy research and evaluation.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Life Education Methodology
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Rachel Holzwart, Hilary Sama, and Debra Wright
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
A guide for readers to understand and employ Bayesian statistical approaches, particularly within the context of Federal research and decision-making.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Family Law and Public Policy
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Robin Koralek, Hannah Engle, Sam Elkin, and Mary Farrell
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Explore this report to learn how state and local systems serve refugees through the TANF and Refugee Cash Assistance programs.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
Statement written for the 51st Session of the Commission on Population and Development at the U.N.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A report on the follow-up of the International Year of the Family
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U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
A 2018 report on the follow-up of main objectives from the International Year of the Family, with updates from the 2017 Day of Families.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Sara Wakefield, Ph.D. and Christopher Wildeman, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
About 5 million children (approximately 7% of all minor children) have experienced the incarceration of a residential parent at some point during childhood.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Bahira Sherif Trask, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
Compared to other high-income nations, contemporary U.S. work–family policies provide very limited support to families.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Charlotte J. Patterson, Ph.D. and Abbie E. Goldberg, Ph.D
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National Council on Family Relations
Research on lesbian and gay parents and their children is consistent across studies in finding that both parents and children are well adjusted...
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Child Welfare Information Gateway
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau
This brief outlines the characteristics and challenges of rural families and how child welfare professionals can best serve their needs.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Life Education Methodology
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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An Update of the Knowledge Base and Typology of Independent Living Programs in the United States
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Mark Courtney, Michael Pergamit, Marla McDaniel, Erin McDonald, Lindsay Giesen, Nathanael Okpych, and Andrew Zinn
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This report provides information on child welfare legislation, current research on youth aging out of foster care, and a typology of independent living programs.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
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The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program
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Mariel Sparr and Susan Zaid, James Bell Associates
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, the Administration for Children and Families
This brief identifies the types of questions home visiting program awardees are asking about family engagement in their state-led evaluations.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Family Law and Public Policy
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An Overview of Policy Differences across States and Territories as of October 1, 2016
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Victoria Tran, Sarah Minton, Sweta Haldar , and Linda Giannarelli
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, the Administration for Children and Families
These Infographics from show differences in child care subsidy policies across U.S. states and territories.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Lessons Learned From Three States
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Zero to Three
The states of Indiana, Oregon, and Vermont participated in a project to develop cross-sector infant-toddler policy priorities.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
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The Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
The Center for Law and Social Policy examines the policies that have led the United States to incarcerate people at a rate higher than any other developed nation.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Department of Health & Human Serrvices
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) released a brief examining income and employment patterns of working families.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Resource Management
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The Devastating Toll of Parental Incarceration on Kids, Families and Communities
This 2016 policy report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation recommends policies and practices that put the needs of children of incarcerated parents first.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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This 2016 research brief from Child Trends examines key child welfare financing decisions.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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This report "examines state legislative activity from 2011 to 2015 on a number of juvenile justice issues," according to the report description.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Children's Budget 2015, put together by the organization First Focus, offers a detailed guide to federal spending on children.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Transforming Economies, Realizing Rights
This flagship report from UN Women provides the key elements of a policy agenda that can transform economies and make women's rights a reality.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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This 2015 policy document applies a systematic approach to the challenges of and possible solutions to reconciling work and family life in Europe.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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This data snapshot illustrates how outdated methods measuring poverty in the U.S. give an inaccurate picture of how families are faring.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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This 2015 report from Mathematica Policy Research focuses on the sample of children at the 2-year-old mark and provides a snapshot of program services.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Professional Ethics and Practice