Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse Project - Overview

Published: September 30, 2009
Topics:
Child Care, Cross Cutting, Other, Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment, Strengthening Families, Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood
Projects:
Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse, 2009-2015 | Learn more about this project
Types:
Instruments

The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation awarded a grant to ICF International to fund the launch and maintenance of the Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse (SSRC) as a strategic part of OPRE's goal – to build and disseminate knowledge about effective approaches to helping low-income children and families. The SSRC is a virtual portal of research on low-income families and vulnerable populations. It influences policy and practice in such areas as employment, education and training, and family self-sufficiency by improving access to field-tested, evidence-informed, and evidence-based program and policy strategies and by fostering professional connectivity among its targeted audiences.

Last Reviewed: December 5, 2016