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Child Well-Being Improving But Not Enough

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - “Demographic, social and economic shifts since 1990 combined with federal and state policy efforts have significantly shaped child well-being today,” starts an introduction to the Annie E.Casey Foundation… 126 more words

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The 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book

The 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book is now available! The 25th edition of Casey’s annual report brings attention to the well-being of America’s children and examines how U.S. 341 more words

National Human Services Assembly

Kids Count 2014: Child Poverty Remains a Concern in Oklahoma

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has been tracking child well-being in their annual KIDS COUNT Data Book for the past 25 years. The data in the 2014 report continues to measure indicators in four domains: 1) Economic Well-being, 2) Education, 3) Health, and 4) Family and Community. 627 more words

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Iowa moves up in Kids Count survey

KIMT NEWS 3 – An annual survey is awarding high honors to both Iowa and Minnesota when it comes to how well kids are doing in their states. 236 more words


When 1.7 million + 556,687 + 261,000 = 32.

As a journalist, I’ve reviewed scores of annual reports. The one that never fails to depress me came out this week.

The Kids Count data report… 171 more words


Study: Massachusetts Kids Better Off Than Most In U.S.

BOSTON (CBS/AP) — The latest Kids Count report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation has found that children in Massachusetts are better off than almost anywhere else in the nation. 458 more words


Report: State Child Poverty Up, Teen Deaths Down

LANSING (WWJ/AP) - A vast number of Michigan children have tumbled into poverty over the past 25 years while fewer teens are giving birth or dying, according to the annual Kids Count survey. 373 more words