Child Welfare

Federal Funding Open to Help Build the Evidence Base for Preventing Maltreatment, Foster Care

If you believe your program or service model has a demonstrable impact on families in crisis, but lack the sort of high-quality study to prove it, the federal government will consider helping you out. An […]

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Research and Resources

Ending Child Poverty Now

According to this report from the Urban Institute, the U.S. could reduce child poverty by 60 percent and lift 6.6 million children out of poverty by investing an additional 2 percent of the federal budget […]

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Estimating the Size and Structure of the Underground Commercial Sex Economy in 8 Major US Cities

The Urban Institute report explores the size and characteristics of the underground sex economy in eight major US cities using qualitative and quantitative data. Researchers compiled an impressive list of 17 main findings regarding sex trafficking, sex work […]