Policies & Programs

Policies and programs that can improve health

filtered by "Education" and "Expert Opinion"

3 results

Bridge programs for hard-to-employ adults

Provide basic skills (e.g., reading, math, writing, English language, or soft skills) and industry-specific training with other supports; often incorporated in career pathway programs

Evidence Rating:
Expert Opinion
Health Factor(s):
Education, Employment

Children's savings accounts

Establish dedicated children’s savings account (CSAs) to build assets over time with contributions from family, friends, and sometimes, supporting organizations; also called children’s development accounts (CDAs)

Evidence Rating:
Expert Opinion
Health Factor(s):
Income, Education

DARE to be You

Provide weekly group workshops with family meals that focus on building parenting skills and children’s resilience among high-risk families with preschoolers

Evidence Rating:
Expert Opinion
Health Factor(s):
Education