and Research Sources
on Aging -- government source of data, click
for a list of Fact Sheets (which are in .pdf format), including one
on Elder Abuse Prevention.
Source Worldwide -- "describes clearinghouses,
databases, libraries, directories, statistical resources,
bibliographies and reading lists, texts, and Web “metasites”
focusing on aging or closely allied subjects." Searchable.
Across the States: A State by State Resource -- great
detailed statistics for information on publicly-funded caregiver
in Social Gerontology-- documents, statistics,
bibliographies, full texts of research on many aspects of aging.
on the Aging Population -- includes the Profile of Older
Americans and much more
Children--official site of the Federal Interagency
Forum on Child and Family Statistics.
Care Bureau: Research, Data and Systems--from the Dept. of
Health and Human Services.
Care: Understanding the Issue -- The Understanding the Issue
section lays out the facts and policy alternatives, while the Public
Opinion section offers a detailed profile of public thinking about
Child Welfare Information
Gateway -- a source for statistics, state legislation, other
research data from the US government.
- Child Welfare Outcomes 2006-2009:
Report to Congress
Youth and Family Consortium Electronic Clearinghouse--articles
and studies on health, education, parenting, child welfare.
Children's Well-Being in Rich Countries -- International
rankings from UNICEF
Public Expenditures Improve Child Outcomes in the US?: A Comparison
Across Fifty States [.pdf] -- a working paper with
Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect
and Protective Factors of Child Delinquency -- in .pdf
format, from the U.S. Dept. of Justice.
of the World's Children--a report from UNICEF
Sex, Contraception, and Pregnancy Data--from the Alan
for Children and Families -- data and Fact Sheets and more