➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Failure of Public, Political Will Threatens Progress on Child Welfare, Casey warns
Youth Today – June 14, 2017
Amid the charts and tables of this year’s Kids Count Data Book is a stark warning. The gains in children’s health, education and overall well-being since the last recession may be in jeopardy as “a huge failure of public and political will” saps support for policies that have helped produce those results, the nonprofit Annie E. Casey Foundation states in its annual compilation of child-welfare statistics.