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National Center for Children in Poverty, 25th Anniversary

Investing in Young Children

A Fact Sheet on Early Care and Education Participation, Access, and Quality


Basic Facts About Low-Income Children

Basic Facts About Low-Income Children: Children under 18 Years, 2012


Early Childhood State Policy Profile Update

See your state’s early care and education, health, and safety net policy choices.

Our Work in the States

50-State Policy Tracker

How progressive is your state? NCCP's policy tracker looks at six critical work supports, allowing you to customize those criteria of your state.


Data Tools

Young Child Risk Calculator

calculator Use the Young Child Risk Calculator to determine how many young children in your state are experiencing individual or multiple risks that affect their development and school readiness.

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