Kentucky Youth Advocates http://wuky.org en Report: Fayette County Ranks High In Overall Child Health, Lags In Youth Incarceration http://wuky.org/post/report-fayette-county-ranks-high-overall-child-health-lags-youth-incarceration <p>A new report shows Fayette County ranking 33<sup>rd</sup> among Kentucky’s 120 counties using 16 indicators of child well-being. Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:13:28 +0000 Josh James 41702 at http://wuky.org Report: Fayette County Ranks High In Overall Child Health, Lags In Youth Incarceration Report: Kentucky Ranked Worst In Nation Using Early Childhood Experience Measure http://wuky.org/post/report-kentucky-ranked-worst-nation-using-early-childhood-experience-measure <p>A report released Monday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation shows the Commonwealth continuing to struggle with childhood poverty. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Josh James 39943 at http://wuky.org Report: Kentucky Ranked Worst In Nation Using Early Childhood Experience Measure Report: 1 In 4 Children In Ky. Living In Poverty http://wuky.org/post/report-1-4-children-ky-living-poverty <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- One in four Kentucky children live in poverty, and the number is rising.</span><span class="entry-content">&nbsp; The Courier-Journal reports those statistics are included in the Kentucky Kids Count 2012 County Data Book, released on Friday.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Kids Count defines poverty as a family of two adults and two children whose annual income falls below $22,113</span></p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:11:40 +0000 Associated Press 25277 at http://wuky.org Report: 1 In 4 Children In Ky. Living In Poverty KY Health Insurance Program Celebrates 15th Anniversary http://wuky.org/post/ky-health-insurance-program-celebrates-15th-anniversary <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Saturday will mark the 15<sup>th</sup> anniversary of KCHIP, the Kentucky Children&rsquo;s Health Insurance Program, begun under the Clinton administration. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 19:52:17 +0000 Josh James 18445 at http://wuky.org KY Health Insurance Program Celebrates 15th Anniversary Child Well-Being Report Ranks Kentucky In Bottom 15 States http://wuky.org/post/child-well-being-report-ranks-kentucky-bottom-15-states <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Annie E. Casey Foundation&rsquo;s 2012 Kids Count data book, a national report card ranking child well-being released Wednesday, placed Kentucky in the bottom fifteen states. But there are positive trends as well. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Josh James 17926 at http://wuky.org Child Well-Being Report Ranks Kentucky In Bottom 15 States