Here you’ll find research, data, one-page information sheets, and other resources related to children and families in Montana.
Family Economic Snapshots
These snapshots provide a brief look at the family economic data in western Montana, including info on wages, poverty rates, education, and food insecurity.
These snapshots, assembled by our research team at the University of Montana Center for Children, Families & Workforce Development, give a quick look at important data points in each of the counties we serve.
Return on Investment
This research brief, assembled in partnership with the University of Montana Center for Children, Families & Workforce Development, describes the excellent return on investment for early childhood programs.
Preschool Fact Sheet
This one-page fact sheet outlines information concerning the success of Montana’s publicly funded preschool programs, both through the Montana Preschool Development Grant and the STARS Pilot Preschool Program.