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The Role of After-School Programs in Children’s Literacy Development
This study looks at the potential of after-school programs to foster literacy among low-income children.
Evaluation of Neighborhood Library Redesign Showed Significant Usability Improvements
This report documents usability improvements at the Free Library of Philadelphia to physically and programmatically transform the libraries.
Chapin Hall Collaborative Helps Systems Work Together
The Chapin Hall Collaborative for Youth Support Service Providers builds the capacity of youth service organizations to use data reflectively and effectively to...
Challenges, Benefits Found in Providing Home Visiting Services for Pregnant and Parenting Foster Youth
A preliminary evaluation finds a home visiting program targeted at serving pregnant and parenting foster youth faces ongoing challenges.
Expanding Trauma-Informed Care
A national collaborative, funded by the U.S. Dept. of Justice, works to reduce the long-term impact of trauma on children.
Mitigating Toxic Stress
Toxic stress can threaten children's long-term well-being, with significant costs to our nation’s health and communities. Pediatric primary care clinics are...