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  • Rescue & Restore logo

    Rescue & Restore

    Number of people in modern-day slavery across the world, per ILO. Help ORR's Rescue & Restore Campaign raise awareness of Human Trafficking.

  • More than 30 percent

    of children cared for with CCDF funds are school-age. Learn more about the Child Care and Development Fund.

  • 903,500

    families per month received child care assistance in FY 2011. Learn more about the Child Care and Development Fund.

  • More than 460,900

    child care providers received CCDF funds in FY 2011. Learn more about the Child Care and Development Fund

  • Homeless Woman
    15%

    Overall poverty rate in 2011

    That's 46.2 million people—statistically unchanged from 15.1 percent in 2010.  The poverty rate of children living in single female-headed families was 47.6 percent, over four times the rate of children in married-couple families (10.9 percent).  See the Census report.

  • 1 in 3

    Today, nearly one in three children in America are overweight or obese.

  • percent of median income for a two-parent family exceeded by annual cost of center-based infant care

    In 40 states and the District of Columbia, the average annual cost of center-based infant care exceeded 10 percent of the state’s median income for a

  • An image of a woman with text that reads 81% of women

    who experience rape, stalking or physical violence by an intimate partner report health impacts such as PTSD symptoms and injury.

  • An image of four women with text that reads 1 in 4 women

    is the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner at some point in their lifetime.

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