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August 3, 2016
Kids Count matters in Newark
The 2016 Newark Kids Count report was released on Monday at the Victoria Foundation.
Click here to read the report, view interactive charts, view presentation, and see pictures of the event.
Why does Newark Kids Count matter? Watch this short video to see why event attendees think Newark Kids Count is important to them.
Make sure to use and share the data!
Summer fun with summer meals
Summer is only half over. If you are still looking for a summer meals program in your area, click here for a list of sponsors throughout the state.
Shackling of Juveniles in Court
Recently, the Working Group on Indiscriminate Shackling of Juveniles in Court recommended a court rule prohibiting the indiscriminate use of restraints on a juvenile during a court proceeding. ACNJ was a member of this work group.
Update on New Jersey budget for kids
View the highlights of FY2017 state budget that impact children and families, which began July 1.