The National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) is one of the nation’s leading public policy centers dedicated to promoting the economic security, health, and well-being of America’s low-income families and children. NCCP uses research to inform policy and practice with the goal of ensuring positive outcomes for the next generation. We promote family-oriented solutions at the state and national levels.
- Family economic security
- Strong, nurturing families
- Healthy child development
Founded in 1989 as a division of the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. NCCP is a nonpartisan, public interest research organization.