Self-Sufficiency Project (SSP) at 36 Months: Effects on Children of a Program That Increased Parental Employment and Income

Summary

This report examines SSP’s impacts on children’s academic functioning, cognitive functioning, social behaviour, emotional well-being, and health. In addition, it explores impacts on maternal physical and emotional health, interactions between mothers and children, child care and children’s after-school activities, school and residential changes, and family structure.