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Application for Child Health Insurance in Vermont

This page features health insurance applications and information on how to submit completed forms in Vermont.

Con Hogan, Accountability in an Age of Devolution

The purpose of this paper is to outline a new paradigm for improving social well-being. The fundamental thesis is that organizing at the community level around broad outcomes and more specific indicators of social well-being will result in improved conditions.

Connect for Kids - Vermont

Most people want to know what's happening closer to home. That's where Connect for Kids' State Pages can help. Find announcements of new reports, events and services or post announcements to let your state colleagues know about your work. You may also add your organization to the state organization database.

County Demographic and Economic Profiles for Your State

The US Census Bureau has developed a map that allows users to click on their individual county and get demographic and economic profiles.

Covering Kids Grantees

For increasing health insurance coverage: Your State Covering Kids grantees funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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KIDS COUNT Data Book 2000!

Kids Count is widely regarded as the nation's pre-eminent data analysis project on children's well-being. Each year, Kids Count compares states and counties on specific indicators and tracks trends over time. Kids Count 2000 looks at the difference a strong community makes in helping parents raise their kids through good schools, safe recreational opportunities, and adequate social connections.

SCHIP - Vermont's State Plan

This Health Care Financing Administration site contains Vermont's plan, approval letters, fact sheets and other official correspondence for the State Child Health Insurance Program.

SCHIP: Matching Rates and Allotments by State

State-by-State information regarding available resources for child health care funding and where it comes from.

SCHIP: NGA's Annual Report 1999

Two years after the passage SCHIP, all 50 U.S. states, three territories and three commonwealths have submitted plans, received approval from the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), and begun implementation. NGAís site contains state-by-state reports.

Snapshots of Americaís Families: Variations in Health Care across States

This paper presents preliminary findings from the 1997 National Survey of Americaís Families (NSAF), a household survey providing information on over 100,000 children and non-elderly adults representing the noninstitutionalized civilian population under age 65. The primary focus is on health insurance coverage and several measures of access to care. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this report.)

State and Local Government on the Net

A Piper Resources Guide to government sponsored state and local Internet sites.

Vermont Agency of Human Services

This agencyís goal is to improve the health and well being of Vermonters and promote their ability to meet their basic needs.

Vermont Children's Well-Being Online

This Mapping System enables the public to interactively map the key indicators of children's well-being in Vermont by county, school supervisory union, and by school. Much of what is mapped here has been extracted from the Vermont DOE 1998 School Report, and the Vermont AHS 1997-98 Community Profiles. We have also included additional links on the map to county social/economic indicator tables, which have been provided by the UVM Center for Rural Studies (CRS).

Vermont Communities Count: Using Results to Strengthen Services for Families and Children (1999)

Written by Con Hogan, former Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Human Services, this report supplies background on Vermont's partnership initative, explains how these community partnerships work, and outlines the state's progress on using results-based accountability. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this report.)

Vermont Department of Social Welfare At a Glance

Tells you what the department does and how many lives it touches.

Vermont Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO)

The OEO seeks to increase the self-sufficiency of Vermonters and strengthen Vermont communities.

Vermont Regional Partnerships, Vermont

View the expression of interest from our Boost4Kids partner, the Vermont Regional Partnerships, Vermont. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Vermont What Works: Keeping Youth in School in Your Community

This booklet is one of a series produced by the Planning Division of the Vermont Agency of Human Services to assist the work of its regional and local partners in achieving positive outcomes for Vermontís citizens. The State Team for Children, Families, and Individuals has identified 10 outcomes, or conditions of well-being, that form the basis for these efforts. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Vermont What Works: Preventing Teen Pregnancy in Your Community

This booklet is one of a series produced by the Planning Division of the Vermont Agency of Human Services to assist the work of its regional and local partners in achieving positive outcomes for Vermontís citizens. The State Team for Children, Families, and Individuals has identified 10 outcomes, or conditions of well-being, that form the basis for these efforts. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Vermont What Works: Preventing Youth Disruptive or Violent Behavior in Your Community

This booklet is one of a series produced by the Planning Division of the Vermont Agency of Human Services to assist the work of its regional and local partners in achieving positive outcomes for Vermontís citizens. The State Team for Children, Families, and Individuals has identified 10 outcomes, or conditions of well-being, that form the basis for these efforts. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Vermont What Works: Preventing Youth Substance Abuse in Your Community

This booklet is one of a series produced by the Planning Division of the Vermont Agency of Human Services to assist the work of its regional and local partners in achieving positive outcomes for Vermontís citizens. The State Team for Children, Families, and Individuals has identified 10 outcomes, or conditions of well-being, that form the basis for these efforts. (NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this document.)

Vermont's Outcomes, Indicators and General Compilations of Data

Key outcomes and indicators are reported at the community and county levels by school Supervisory Union. Committed to improving the safety and well-being of Vermont's citizens, especially its children, these publications provide support for the collaborations between State government and localized nonprofit organizations that are necessary to deliver needed services in the most effective manner possible. Data is presented at the SU or county level.

Vermont's What Works Series

This series of booklets are being produced by the Planning Division of the Vermont Agency of Human Services to assist the work of its regional and local partners in achieving positive outcomes for Vermontís citizens. Communities have expressed a need for guidance about which programs and practices are most effective, and these booklets are an attempt to provide communities with inspiration for new efforts and validation for those that are ongoing.


 
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