External Report

Hopeful Futures for New York’s Children

The Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy in New York recently released Hopeful Futures for New York’s Children, a policy brief that is the result of data analysis; dozens of interviews with child welfare experts and stakeholders; and a convening of advocates, providers and stakeholders held in the fall of 2015.  This report puts forth a series...

Child Trends Report: Federal, State, and Local Spending to Address Child Abuse and Neglect in 2008 and 2010

A new Child Trends report, Federal, State, and Local Spending to Address Child Abuse and Neglect in SFYs 2008 and 2010, summarizes key findings from a national survey of all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, regarding state child welfare expenditures in state fiscal years (SFYs) 2008 and 2010 – the most...

Alliance for Children and Families Brief: Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Health

In March 2012, the Alliance for Children and Families released the first in a series of briefs entitled the “Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Health.” It can be found here.

Porch Light Public Policy Recommendations: 2011-2012

Out-of-Home Care by State and Place: Higher Placement Rates for Children in Some Remote Rural Places