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A pilot program in San Francisco provided debt relief to parents with debt related to child support.
The CCDF Policies Database is a resource for analyzing current and future policies and assessing how states respond to evolving priorities.
The shutdown has disrupted much more than government services, as thousands of families now face mounting instability.
Thirty-six percent of federal employees report having child care responsibilities, and 14 percent report having responsibilities for an adult with special needs.
The school is a bold, public experiment in whole-family community intervention, and it is rooted in strong evidence and a proven model.
A recent proposal would allow new parents to trade future Social Security benefits for a few months of paid leave.
America's aging population is linked to a growing need among family caregivers for paid family leave.
Policies intended to improve families’ economic security often don’t consider the needs of parents and their children together.
The president’s budget includes a proposal to provide working parents six weeks of paid leave after childbirth or adoption.

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