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Basic Facts about Low-Income Children

Children under 18 Years, 2013

Basic Facts about Low-Income Children

Children under 3 Years, 2013

Basic Facts about Low-Income Children

Children under 6 Years, 2013

Basic Facts about Low-Income Children

Children 6 through 11 Years, 2013

Basic Facts about Low-Income Children

Children 12 through 17 Years, 2013

Our Work in the States

50-State Policy Tracker

How progressive is your state? NCCP's policy tracker looks at ten critical work supports:

  1. Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Subsidies
  2. Family and Medical Leave
  3. Income Tax Liability
  4. Minimum Wage Standards
  5. Public Health Insurance
  6. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  7. State Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit
  8. State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
  9. Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  10. Unemployment Insurance

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Research Connections

Child Care and Early Education Research Connections promotes high-quality research and its use in policymaking by providing online access to thousands of:

  • Journal articles
  • Government reports
  • Research reviews
  • Policy briefs

Research Connections regularly highlights current policy and research developments in the field through its bi-weekly e-newsletter and on researchconnections.org, and is the central access point for products developed by federally funded early care and education research workgroups. Research Connections also publishes its own:

  • Bibliographies
  • Research syntheses
  • Research-to-policy briefs

It supports new research by making available public access to child care and early education data, which can be downloaded or used online free of charge, and by conducting training on data analysis. Launched in 2004, Research Connections is a partnership of the National Center for Children in Poverty and the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research at the University of Michigan, and is funded by the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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National Center for Children in Poverty Book Club
Poverty in America

Gutters and Alleyways:
Perspectives on Poverty and Struggle

A collection of poetry, prose, and art from over 80 contributors who share their personal and compelling work on the topic of economic inequality.

Nancy Woo and Sarah Tuesday

Edited by
Nancy Lynée Woo & Sarah Thursday

Published by
Lucid Moose Lit

Child advocate J. Lee Kreader – NCCP staff member, colleague, and friend – retires

NCCP Director Participates in Poverty Roundtable on The Tavis Smiley Show

Poverty Roundtable Hour 1

Poverty Roundtable Hour 2

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