About Us

We educate and mobilize New Yorkers to make the city a better place for children. Our advocacy combines public policy research and data analysis with citizen action. We cast light on the issues, educate the public, engage allies, and identify and promote practical solutions to ensure that every New York City child is healthy, housed, educated and safe.

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Making New York a Better Place to Be a Child

New York City is home to more children than any other city in the country. Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York:

Our Priorities

We work across many issues and believe that every child deserves:

What makes us effective

CCC is the leading child advocacy organization in New York City because:

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