Lawmakers from the Joint Citizens and Legislative Committee on Children gathered to discuss the annual national release of child well-being data from the Annie E. Casey Foundation KIDS COUNT® project. This much is clear:  South Carolina is making progress improving the lives of children and families, but there’s still a long way to go.

This story leads our June newsletter, which also features a Strengthening Families Program graduation highlighting a foster parent, a new Children’s Trust study that looks at legislator perspectives on adverse childhood experiences, and information on the upcoming Building Hope for Children Conference in September.

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