Improving Programs, Policies, and Services to Promote Healthy Development in Middle Childhood in Afterschool Settings

This webpage includes links to briefs that identify interventions and practices important in afterschool settings that serve children ages 6-12. These briefs emerged from a study based on a literature review and case studies of five afterschool programs serving disadvantaged youth with a focus on supporting social-emotional, behavioral, and physical health. It also includes a brief on Sources, Use, and Adequacy of Funding for Five Afterschool Programs.  

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Supportive Learning Environment
Subsidy, Eligibility, and Equal Access
Systems Building
Capacity building
City/state systems work
Early childhood/school-age continuum systems work
Office of Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) and Office of Women's Health (OWH)
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Links to 8 reports that range in pages from 2-10
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