Using Research and Evaluation to Support Programs that Promote Parents' Economic Security and Children's Well-Being

Publisher: Washington, DC: Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Jan 31, 2018
Christine Ross, Emily Sama-Miller, and Lily Roberts
This brief describes a continuum of research and evaluation approaches that could help program leaders and staff create more robust programs offering coordinated services to low-income parents and their children. The brief can also help program funders plan descriptive research and evaluation that can inform program development and identify which programs are ready for an assessment of impacts.