Monthly Archives: March 2017

Workforce Development for the Next Generation: Early Childhood Education

By Emily Engel Workforce development, long thought to be the purview of community colleges and other vocational programs increasingly extends into early childhood education and elementary school. In fact, many practitioners today believe that workforce development and early childhood education … Continue reading

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Branch Office Closings and Access to Financial Services in Low- and Moderate-Income Communities

By the Consumer Compliance Division of the Supervision and Regulation Department Bank branches are an integral component of the financial infrastructure of a community. In low-and moderate-income communities, the presence of a bank branch might be one of only a … Continue reading

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Organizations Focused on Children and Creating a Healthier Chicago

Community Development and Policy Studies (CDPS) continues to be engaged in the System-wide Healthy Communities Initiative¬† which explores the shared interests and goals of the community development and public health fields, with particular focus on the social determinants of health. … Continue reading

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