Baltimore Civic Site

…nonprofits providing summer activities for children and youth in Baltimore City. ... of the children and families in our hometown and are committed to improving the outlook for many ... about education, attendance and parent involvement. Improving third-grade reading scores  ... ;citywide. Connecting low-income city residents, youth and parents to financial

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Building the Evidence Base to Support Promising Programs

…Casey invests in increasing the supply and use of evidence-based programs within the child welfare ... -being, positive relationships and prosocial behavior of teens in the child welfare system.   Jobs ... for the Future aims to double the number of low-income youth and adults who complete post-secondary education ... youth who have dropped out of school on a path to postsecondary education.

November 19, 2013

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Rightsizing Congregate Care

A Powerful First Step in Transforming Child Welfare Systems

…;) for children and youth in child welfare systems. The strategy of reducing reliance on congregate care has ... In Maine, a child fatality within the system prompted dramatic reform. 200 children were ... better outcomes for children and families, strengthens neighborhoods through support of community-based ... In New York City, the number of children exiting the system to permanent families reduced

January 1, 2009

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…. V. Privacy Protection for Children In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy

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Connecting Schools, Families & Communities

Stories and Results from the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Education Investments

…between schools, communities and families. Schools are the gateway to best serving children. By promoting ...  the services and supports that are needed to ensure that children succeed in school and in life ... York—Youth Development Institute, New York, New York George Washington Community School ... , Indianapolis, Indiana Harlem Children’s Zone, New York, New York Project GRAD Atlanta—Communities

January 1, 2007

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Casey Foundation and Partners Support Federal Effort to Reduce Poverty in Rural Communities

…to work together in addressing the needs of parents and their children, coordinating health, employment ... such programs to take the whole family into account so that parents and children can succeed together. About ... 1.5 million children in rural areas — which tend to be more isolated from key resources &mdash ... ; live in poverty. The rural child poverty rate consistently exceeds the rate for urban kids and has been

October 5, 2015

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Youth and Work

Restoring Teen and Young Adult Connections to Opportunity

…a foothold in the workforce through neighbourhood stores and restaurants. Over the past decade, youth could ... for disconnected youth.  ... The lasting consequences of ignoring the growing number of disconnected youth. ... The current data on out-of-work youth, broken out by a variety of indicators.

March 1, 2012

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Shared Prosperity, Stronger Regions

An Agenda for Rebuilding America's Older Core Cities

This report explores the opportunities and challenges confronting older core cities by looking closely at five of them: Baltimore, Cleveland, Detroit, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

January 1, 2011

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Rafael López Envisions a Better National Foster Care System

…of the Administration on Children, Youth and Families with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which has ... America’s foster care population has swelled to 428,000 children — its largest size ... since 2008, according to the KIDS COUNT Data Center. More children in foster care means that more ... families are crossing paths with the country’s child welfare system. It’s a system that Rafael

May 30, 2017

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