Turning Curves, Achieving Results

Children and Family Fellowship

…The Annie E. Casey Foundation's Children and Family Fellowship Program has two functions ... Background about the Children and Family Fellowship. ... Casey Fellows hold positions that allow them to have a major impact on the lives of children ... Fellows are increasing the rates of safety, permanency and well-being among children in foster care

November 1, 2007

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Promoting Responsible Fatherhood

A Guide to Key Ideas, Effective Approaches, and Technical Assistance Resources for Making Connections Cities and Site Teams

…strengthening strategies and reviews the research about father involvement in low-income children’s lives ... Child Support ... Child support is a challenging issue for low-income fathers. In some instances, low-income fathers ... may be unaware of how the child support system works or what happens when they do not pay. They may

January 7, 2005

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Leaders in Equitable Evaluation and Diversity

…in their pursuits of careers in evaluation that will influence the life outcomes of children, families ... children and families. About the Program LEEAD consists of three essential components: 1) A semester ... organizations such as Child Trends, American Institutes for Research, the University of Memphis, Harder &

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Blog Post

Casey Advances Social Investments in Philanthropy

…families can become financially secure and raise healthy, well-educated children in stable, permanent ... - and mission-related investments aimed at improving the lives of vulnerable children and their families. Based ... at improving outcomes for vulnerable children and families. The Foundation’s social investment staff

November 13, 2013

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Kinship Care: Supporting Those Who Raise Our Children

Elders as Resources Intergenerational Strategies Series

…Despite the large numbers of children being raised by relatives, the knowledge that these children ... More than 6 million children across the country lived in homes maintained by grandparents ... Evidence suggests that children in kinship care have more stable living situations. 

January 1, 2005

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The DREAM Act

Securing America’s Future in Education

…to undocumented immigrant children who have grown up in America and consider the United States home. ... Good for children, good for America ... While the 1982 Plyer v. Doe Supreme Court ruling guaranteed undocumented children with access ... to a K-12 education, these children are left with limited opportunities upon their high school graduation

January 1, 2010

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Plain Talk

Launched in 1993, Plain Talk demonstrated that preventing teen pregnancy requires community-based strategies that mobilize adults who can provide teens with clear and credible messages about sex, the risks of pregnancy and other health issues. Plain Talk's materials and messages have been widely replicated.

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