What is KIDS COUNT in Delaware?
KIDS COUNT in Delaware is part of a nationwide network funded by the
Annie E. Casey Foundation which raise public awareness and
accountability for the condition of kids and families by: (1) measuring
and reporting on the status of children, and (2) using that information
creatively to inform public debate and strengthen public action on
behalf of children and families within the state. To that end, KIDS
COUNT in Delaware engages in a wide variety of public awareness
activities including publication of data-driven products that
examine the status of children and families in the state. Put simply:
KIDS COUNT exists to measure child outcomes and contribute to public
accountability for those outcomes, resulting in a model for data-driven
advocacy for children, their families, and their communities.
How can I get a KIDS COUNT in Delaware Fact Book? Since its inception in 1994, KIDS COUNT in Delaware's signature publication has been an
annual fact book known as a comprehensive source for data on our state's
children. Beginning in 2019, WHERE users look to get the
necessary data changed. All of the data formerly
reported in the annual fact book is now accessible in the online KIDS COUNT Data Center.
Where can I get services for my child in Delaware?
KIDS COUNT in Delaware is a policy focused, capacity building program and does not provide
direct services. For information and referral services, contact the
Delaware Information Helpline at 2-1-1
How do I cite KIDS COUNT in Delaware data?
Permission to copy, reprint, or otherwise distribute KIDS COUNT data is granted as long as appropriate acknowledgement is
given. When citing data from the Data Center website, please use: The Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT Data Center, datacenter.kidscount.org
Can I get someone from KIDS COUNT in Delaware to speak to my group?
KIDS COUNT in Delaware regularly presents data to our groups across the
state. If you are interested in having a KIDS COUNT Conversation, please
contact us .