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Georgetown University Center for Children and Families

The Georgetown University Center for Children and Families (GCCF) is an independent, nonpartisan policy and research center connected to the McCourt School of Public Policy’s Health Policy Institute. They provide research, develop strategies, and offer solutions to improve the health of America’s children and families, particularly those with low and moderate incomes.

Alliance-Funded Support for State Advocacy

  • Access to health care coverage (and prevent adoption of new barriers to coverage) for children and their families (e.g. enrollment and eligibility policies, Medicaid expansion).
  • State strategies to maximize Medicaid funding for IDEA Part C Early Intervention (EI) services and related supports.
  • Access to preventive care and follow-up treatment for young children and their families, including pregnant and postpartum women.
  • Proposed/enacted federal or state Medicaid/CHIP/ACA changes and their impact on young children, their families, and the systems that serve them.