What's New


Undercount of Latino children impacts funding for states

A report from Child Trends and the NALEO Educational Fund shows that nearly 400,000 young Hispanic children were uncounted in the 2010 U.S. Census.

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Parents behind bars

More than five million U.S. children have had at least one parent in prison at one time or another. Who are they, and what else have they faced?

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Applying the Research


Child welfare data, by state

State-specific data about child welfare financing and other child welfare topics is available on the State Child Welfare Policy Database—a partnership of Child Trends and Casey Family Programs.

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