ERIC Number: ED448878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
News & Issues, 2000.
Oshinsky, Carole J., Ed.
News & Issues, v10 n1-3 Win-Fall 2000
This document is comprised of the three 2000 issues of "News & Issues," a newsletter from the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) devoted to identifying and promoting strategies to reduce the young child poverty rate and to improve the life chances of children still living in poverty. The winter issue includes the following articles: (1) "Welfare Reform at Three--Is a New Consensus Emerging?" (2) "The Impact of Welfare Reform: Have We Asked the Right Questions?" (3) "Children and Welfare Reform--Lessons from NCCP's Issue Briefs"; (4) "Welfare Reform Works"; (5) "Success of Welfare Reform Unclear"; and (6) "New Advisors Bring Diverse Expertise to NCCP, Part 2." Articles in the spring issue are: (1) "Helping Vulnerable Young Children Affected by Welfare Reform"; (2)"Slow Growth in Regulated Child Care since Welfare Reform--Especially in Low-Income Communities"; and (3) "Beyond Welfare to Work: Strategies To Help Low-Income Working Families." Articles in the fall issue are: (1) "Child Poverty Rates Improve since 1993 But One in Six U.S. Children Is Poor"; (2) "Grade-School Class Raises Funds for NCCP To Help Less Fortunate"; and (3) "There Are No Stereotypes Here--The Faces of Child Poverty." Regular features in each issue include current activities of NCCP information on recent publications recommended for program administrators and policy makers, and information on publications available from NCCP. (EV)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Child Advocacy, Child Welfare, Day Care, Employed Parents, Low Income Groups, Poverty, Public Policy, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Reform, Welfare Services, Young Children
NCCP Publications, 154 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032. Tel: 212-304-7100; Fax: 212-544-4200. For full text: http://www.nccp.org. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Children in Poverty, New York, NY.
Note: For 1999 issues, see ED 436 266. Published seasonally.