ERIC Number: ED463845
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Child Advocates Making a Difference, 2001.
Goodman, Bryan, Ed.
This document is comprised of 9 issues of a newsletter providing information on current child advocacy initiatives and accomplishments. Each issue describes one local or state child advocacy program or initiative and its accomplishments. The issues of this publication represent a series of short information pieces to highlight the National Association of Child Associates (NACA) member initiatives that have resulted in concrete outcomes positively affecting children. The following issues were published for months in 2001: (1) "Securing Tax Credits for Low-Income Working Families in New Jersey" (January); (2) "Securing Foster Parents' Access to Low-Interest Home Loans in Washington" (February); (3) "Securing Funding for Children's Programs in San Francisco" (March); (4)"Contributing to Efforts To Close Boot Camps for Youth in Maryland" (April); (5) "Securing Supports for Foster Care Graduates in Arizona" (June); (6) "Improving Family Access to Benefits in the Wake of Welfare Reform in Washington" (July); (7) "Securing Emergency Pediatric Care in Westchester County, New York" (August); (8) "Improving Children's Oral Health with Water Fluoridation in San Antonio, Texas" (September); and (9) "Persuading Policy Makers To use Beer Tax and TANF To Fund Early Care Options in Arkansas" (October). (KB)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Child Advocacy, Child Health, Children, Program Descriptions, Public Policy, State Legislation, State Programs, Well Being
For full text: http://www.childadvocacy.org/camad.htm.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.; Prudential Foundation, Newark, NJ.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Child Advocates, Washington, DC.