In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    What services will benefit job seekers with lower skills.

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    How job quality can positively impact families' economic stability.

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    What the barriers are to stable employment.

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    How system-level change in workforce development approaches can benefit families.

Key Takeaway

Children's Healthy Futures Depend On Parents With Stable Employment

Having parents with stable jobs contributes to healthy child development in numerous ways. Adequate housing, nutrition and healthcare, as well as reduced stress, increased access to social networks and other important resources that can help families thrive. Increasing the number of families with stable employment requires a mix of strategies that address barriers to employment, develop quality, well-paying jobs with paths to advancement and fully prepare people to enter and stay in the workforce.

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