Resources to Help Young Workers Through the Economic Crisis

…. A second blog post from the think tank’s Partnership to Advance Youth Apprenticeship asserts ... or AmeriCorps, the piece says. Accessing child care for young workers Young parents — many of whom work ... child care challenges during the pandemic, asserts an Urban Institute blog post. Some hurdles are new ... affording the high cost of child care when the family income drops. To help support these parents, the blog

June 30, 2020

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Nate Balis on Supporting Young People in the Juvenile Justice System

…and brown youth whose well-being has all too often been seen as a secondary or optional concern — we ... is affecting system-involved youth and what the field may look like post-pandemic. He notes that protecting ... public safety and advancing youth well-being go hand-in-hand. NCSL’s Anne Teigen opens the episode ... -based services and treatment in lieu of sending youth to state facilities. The urgency of advancing

June 30, 2020

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Addressing the Needs of Young Parents in Foster Care During COVID-19

…. Child welfare practitioners can be the biggest allies for expectant and parenting youth in care. We ... : How Child Welfare Leaders Can Help Older Youth During COVID-19 Pandemic Partnering With Expectant ... and Parenting Youth in Foster Care and Their Children ... with the Annie E. Casey Foundation, highlight how child welfare practitioners can more effectively support young

June 29, 2020

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Equity Conversation Guides Serve as Timely Resource in Current Moment

…, this document takes a look at how racism has operated in the child welfare and youth justice systems from ... to understand the context of child welfare systems and how various policies and practices can affect children ... ’s Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative®. “When young people are given the space ... . Haywood Burns Institute and Foster Youth in Action — provide tips on how to create spaces

June 29, 2020

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Supporting Parenting Youth Via Virtual Resource Center

…expectant and parenting youth in foster care New Tool Kit Helps Child Welfare Leaders Utilize Data ... A new webinar from the Annie E. Casey Foundation explores an online resource for helping child ... welfare practitioners partner with expectant and parenting youth. View webinar recording During ... and why child welfare systems need such information to generate a comprehensive view of a young family

June 28, 2020

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Esther Shin: Bringing Results Thinking to Urban Strategies

…A recent evaluation of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Children and Family Fellowship® ... of the 10th class (2016–2017) of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Children and Family Fellowship ... focused on results and data, and on seeing the child and family in a larger context,” says Michelle ... such as transportation and child care and building financial capacity. Between 2017 and 2019, employment rates

June 25, 2020

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Auxiliary Materials

…;18 [excel] Table 1.13 - Percentage of children in single-parent families, 2010 and 2018 [excel ... 3 - Child and teen mortality Table 3.1 - Deaths by injury type to children and teens ages 1&ndash ... breakouts and more. Table 1 - Significance testing Table 1.1 - Percentage of children in poverty, 2010 ... and 2018 [excel] Table 1.2 - Percentage of children whose parents lack secure employment, 2010 and 2018

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