The American Rescue Plan includes several provisions that support family economic security and strengthen families.
GENERAL SUMMARIES, ANALYSIS, AND GUIDANCE
(04/08/21) What’s in the American Rescue Plan for Parents? Bipartisan Policy Center
(03/10/2021) American Rescue Plan: Summary for Human Services Organizations, Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
(03/17/2021) The American Rescue Plan Act: What’s In It, Part I and Part II, Child Welfare League of America
CHILD TAX CREDIT
(03/16/21) The Child Tax Credit Grows Up To Lift Millions Of Children Out Of Poverty, Forbes Magazine
(3/12/21) American Rescue Plan Act Includes Critical Expansions of Child Tax Credit and EITC, Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
(03/11//21) 2021 Poverty Projections: Assessing Four American Rescue Plan Policies, Urban Institute
(03/11/2021) Child Welfare Provision in the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021, Child Welfare COVID
(03/11/2021) The American Rescue Plan Act: Frequently Asked Questions on CAPTA and MIECHV Provisions, Prevent Child Abuse America
(09/9/2020) Implications of COVID-19 on the Research and Evaluation Provisions of the Family First Act, Child Trends
Home Visiting Resources are catalogued in the Maternal and Child Health section of this resource center.
(03/10/2021) Summary of American Rescue Plan (COVID-19 Package) Provisions on Education, Early Care, Housing, and Homelessness, SchoolHouse Connection
(01/2021) COVID Response Project: Lessons Learned from State Adaptations and Federal Flexibilities, American Public Human Services Association/W.K. Kellogg Foundation/HHS Administration on Children and Families
(01/2021) Strategies to Ensure States Reach All Eligible Families With P-EBT, Food Research and Action Center
(01/2021) COVID-19 Resource Hub, National Association of Counsel for Children
STATE ADVOCACY ANALYSIS AND AGENDAS
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