Recent Publications

2016

LBUSD School Climate Report

October 20, 2016

2016 Voter Guide

October 17, 2016

Ending Child Poverty Now: Local Approaches for California

October 12, 2016

2016 Legislative Priorities
Our policy priorities for the 2016 Legislative Session
February 23, 2016

Leveling the Playing Field for Children
Our 2016 Policy Agenda
February 23, 2016

2015

Helping Children Heal
Helping Children Heal: Promising Community Programs and Policy Recommendations
September 18, 2015

Documenting System Change: LA County’s Camp Kilpatrick Replacement Project
A research‐driven record of all of the processes involved in the development of the Camp Kilpatrick Replacement Project in Los Angeles County.
July 31, 2015

Guiding the LA Model
Examines current data practices and the path of representative youth through the Probation system, and developed a comprehensive set of recommendations to improve youth outcomes.
July 30, 2015

The Los Angeles County Juvenile Probation Outcomes Study Executive Summary

April 13, 2015

The Los Angeles County Juvenile Probation Outcomes Study Infographics

April 13, 2015

The Los Angeles County Juvenile Probation Outcomes Study
Examines current data practices and the path of representative youth through the Probation system, and makes recommendations to improve youth outcomes.
April 13, 2015

How Are Children Faring on the Fifth Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
Fact sheet highlights the benefits of the ACA for California children, and underscores the work still ahead.
March 23, 2015

Ending Child Poverty Now California
Report presents key state policy recommendations for how California could reduce child poverty.
January 28, 2015

Health for All: Covering Our Immigrant Children
Fact sheet on the benefits of providing health coverage to immigrant children and families.
January 19, 2015

Ending Child Poverty Now
Report details for the first time how the nation can significantly reduce child poverty.
January 15, 2015

Rising Up, Speaking Out: Youth Transforming Los Angeles County's Juvenile Justice System
Youth-authored policy brief outlining recommendations to transform juvenile justice in Los Angeles
January 13, 2015

2014

Children's Defense Fund Freedom Schools In Los Angeles County Probation Camps
Evaluation report of two CDF Freedom Schools sites in probation camps in L.A. County.
June 1, 2013

2013

Justice For All Infographic
Infographic released with Reforming the Nation's Largest Juvenile Justice System.
November 1, 2013

Reforming the Nation's Largest Juvenile Justice System
Policy brief provides a detailed account of the Camp Kilpatrick Replacement Project.
November 1, 2013

Slashing Children from the State Budget
Fact sheet detailing California budget cuts to children between 2008 and 2013.
May 1, 2013