Publications

PCCY's publications are listed by subject area and can be downloaded, viewed and printed out by using Adobe Acrobat Reader. Please be aware that some of the larger publications contain pictures and graphics and may take several minutes to download if you are using a slow connection.

Current Publications in Date Order

Annual REport

2012 - 2013 Annual Report - A report on PCCY's accomplishments from June 2012 thru May 2013
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Bottom Line County Reports

Over the next few months, PCCY will be releasing reports in the areas of Public Education, Health, Early Care and Education and Family Economic Security in each of the four suburban Philadelphia counties.

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Child Care

Philadelphia's Early Intervention System: Progress, But Still Not Good Enough For Our Kids. March 2013
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Pennsylvania's Child Care Subsidy: Strengthening Children, Families and The Economy - a report on PA's Child Care Subsidy Program. September 2011
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Success Over Two Generations: School Based Programs for Teen Parents and Children - A report on school-based programs for teen families in Philadelphia. February 2010
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Child Care Works: A Program With A Growing Need - A report on Pennsylvania's Child Care Subsidy Program. June 2009
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Tracking Early Care and Education Fact Sheets - One pagers that provide a brief synopsis of the status of early care and education programs by county in the Southeast Pennsylvania region. January 2009
Bucks / Chester / Delaware / Montgomery / Philadelphia

Summary of Federal funds appropriated for Early Care and Education (ECE) through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.   January 2009
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Pennsylvania budget request for Early Care and Education. January 2009
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Child welfare

Courtwatch: A report on the Juvenile Justice System in Philadelphia, October 2012
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Philadelphia Children and Youth Who Are Experiencing Homelessness: Practical Strategies for Action - A report to understand trends and make policy recommendations for children experiencing homelessness.
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 It Takes A Village To Raise A Child - A report on Parenting and Recreation Programs in the northwest section of Philadelphia. March 2009
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Education

Why High School Graduation Rates Matter: This brief outlines the critical importance of investing in education. July 2012
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Trickle Up: The Impact of Increasing Poverty on Education Outcomes: How areas of concentrated poverty affect children and their educational opportunities? July 2012
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Getting to Graduation and Beyond: Recommendations on improving the life chances of pregnant and parenting teens and their families. December 2011
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Pennsylvania's Charter School Law: an overview and recommendations for change to the state's proposed charter school legislation. October 2011
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Picasso Project Grants Report - A summary of the arts grants schools received in 2010/2011. September 2011
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Strengthening The Arts By Supporting Arts Teachers - a report on how the arts can present an opportunity to bring at-risk students together. June 2011
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Enhancing Pathways for Collaboration Between Teaching Artists and Philadelphia Public Schools - a report on art educators and artists working in schools. February 2011
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Health

Fifteen Days And Counting: Philadelphia Children Wait Too Long For Behavioral Health Help - looks at the behavioral health system in Philadelphia, the children it serves and makes recommendations for shortening the amount of time it takes for a child to receive care.  July 2013
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Health Insurance Income Eligibility Chart - This highly colorful chart is used to assist individuals who work with children to assess a child’s eligibility for public health insurance in Pennsylvania
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Reducing Children’s MA Churning: What happens when health insurance coverage – and a child’s health care - is interrupted for a short period of time? December 2011
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Behavioral Health Goes To School - An Analysis of School-Based Behavioral Health Services in Philadelphia. October 2011
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Envisioning Good Vision Care for Philadelphia Children - A survey of parents and providers revealing surprising insights into the misinformation about vision benefits for children. July 2011
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Oral Health Resource Guide - English Edition - A Guide to Oral Health Services for Philadelphia's Children and Adolescents.
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Oral Health Resource Guide - Spanish Edition - A Guide to Oral Health Services for Philadelphia's Children and Adolescents.
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Vision Care Guide - A resource guide for vision care services in Philadelphia.
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Health Manual for School Nurses and Counselors - A resource guide for school nurses and counselors for helping navigate the children's health insurance programs in Pennsylvania. 2008/2009 Edition
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Behavioral Health Guides - Guides are available for Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties and a specific Pottstown edition.
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The Bottom Line is… Children

Bottom Line is Children - 2008
A report on the status of children in the five county Southeastern Pennsylvania region.
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