State Advocacy Resources
Poverty and Child Health is a priority on the AAP Agenda for Children 2016-2017. The AAP Division of State Government Affairs provides resources to support AAP chapters and members advocating on behalf of children and families living in poverty.
5 Key State Child Poverty Measures | State child poverty data
2017 State Actions | Minimum Wage
2017 State Actions | Paid Leave
2017 State Actions | State Child Care and Dependent Care Tax Credits
2017 State Actions | State Child Poverty Commissions, Councils, and Task Forces
2017 State Actions | State Earned Income Tax Credits
State Child Poverty Commissions, Councils, and Task Forces | A compilation of information about state level commissions, councils, or task forces working to address poverty.
Child Poverty State Advocacy Partners | Partnerships, alliances, and coalitions working to address child poverty.
Child Poverty-State Advocacy Infographic | An at-a-glance resource to help you convey key state advocacy data about child poverty.
AAP Chapter Initiatives and Resources
These pages will be continually updated with examples from AAP chapter state advocacy initaitives and resources related to poverty and child health. If you have information on initiatives or resources in your state, let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|AAP Maryland Chapter|
|Poverty Task Force|