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Episode 4

Learn about Baby Bundle, a powerful community wide initiative in Bridgeport, CT, designed to meet the needs of children under the age of 3 and their families.

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The American Rescue Plan includes a historic one-year expansion of the Child Tax Credit (CTC). This brief provides an overview of the benefits as well as steps to ensure that this benefit reaches the children who need it most.

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We’re Hiring!

CSSP seeks a Program & Research Assistant (PRA) to support the work of CSSP’s Young Children and their Families (YCF) team.

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To support the health and well-being of children and families of color, we must implement comprehensive strategies that address systemic and institutional racism.

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Who We Are

The Center for the Study of Social Policy works to achieve a racially, economically, and socially just society in which all children, youth, and families thrive. We translate ideas into action, promote public policies grounded in equity, and support strong and inclusive communities. We advocate with and for all children, youth, and families marginalized by public policies and institutional practices.

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Systems Reform

We draw on the latest research and work to make systems more responsive, accountable, and rooted in policies that ensure equity and inclusion for all children, youth, families, and communities.

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Community Outreach

We believe in the power of communities to shape their futures. We work with communities across the country and with local systems to impact policy and systems change.

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We work to influence public policy to create opportunity, advance equity, achieve impact, and scale results. We fight against inequitable policy proposals and promote policies that ensure equity and inclusion.

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