Social Services Publications

Briefs

Immigration Enforcement Increases Food Insecurity Risk among Immigrant Children

Rama Rani Sutradhar, Stephanie Potochnick

How does localized immigration enforcement impact food insecurity risk among immigrant children?

Reversing Welfare Reform? Examining the effects of policy changes on Mexican immigrant families

Stephanie Potochnick

How has the 2002 Farm Bill influenced food insecurity rates and food stamp participation among low-income Mexican immigrant families?

How Accurate is Online Information about SNAP?

Colleen M. Heflin, Peter R. Mueser, Jacob M. Cronin

Does incorrect online information about eligibility thwart or discourage SNAP applications?

Project Report

2014 Youth Community Coalition Assessment

Sonja Erickson

Comprehensive Analysis of the Youth Community Coalition’s Effectiveness: 2014

Project Report Archive 2003-2014

Community Input Report (Executive Summary)

Jacqueline Schumacher, Christian Arment, Erin Meyers

What could the Child Service Fund Provide for the Community?

Community Input Report (Full)

Jacqueline Schumacher, Christian Arment, Erin Meyers

Boone County Communities Decide How To Help Their Neediest Children…

Boone County Issues Analysis: Basic Needs & Emergency Services

Jacqueline Schumacher

Understanding the Critical Issues Facing At-Risk Populations

Demographic and Poverty Data Supplement for Boone County, MO

Jill Lucht, Jacqueline Schumacher

Data Supplement Provides a Closer Look into Poverty in Boone County

Children, Youth and Families Final Report

Caren Bacon, Elizabeth Pafford

Report Combines Context and Statistical Analysis to Address Issues Facing Children, Youth, and Families

Independent Living Final Report

Jacqueline Schumacher

How are we Tracking Indicators of Community Aptitude for Independent Aging Citizens?

Economic Opportunity Final Report

Jacqueline Schumacher

How can we Identify and Analyze Regional Economic Opportunity?

Mental Health Final Report

Jacqueline Schumacher

How can Mental Health Indicators Provide Insight into the Effectiveness of the Identification and Treatment Process?

Maternal & Child Health Needs Assessment Report

Emily Johnson, Christian Arment

Assessing Maternal and Childhood Health Needs… Rural and Urban

Brief Archive 2009-2014

Regional Profile of Missouri Food Pantry Clients and Households

Ashley Vancil, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Colleen Heflin, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

Glimpse into Missouri Food Pantry Trends to Consider Implications for Patrons

Non-Income Effects of Welfare Receipt on Early Childhood Cognitive Scores

Colleen Heflin, Sharon Kukla-Acevedo

Can Economic Situations have an Affect on Childhood Intelligence?

Feeding the Hungry: Results from a Survey of Food Pantry Directors in Mid-Missouri

Jennifer Jensen, Colleen Heflin, Joan Hermsen, Sandy Rikoon

Pantry Directors: Working Towards Healthier Food and Community

St. Louis Metro Hunger Atlas

Jill Lucht, Jordan Dawdy, Colleen Heflin, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

How are Public Programs in St. Louis Dealing with Food Insecurities?

Kansas City Metro Hunger Atlas

Jill Lucht, Jordan Dawdy, Colleen Heflin, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

How are Public Programs in Kansas City Dealing with Food Insecurities?

Poverty, Hardship and Depression

Colleen Heflin, John Iceland

Is there an Association between Material Hardship and Depression?

Non-Income Effects of Welfare Receipt on Early Childhood Cognitive Scores

Colleen Heflin, Sharon Kukla-Acevedo

Can Economic Impacts Stunt Childhood Cognition?