Kids Count report shows child well being slips

6:37 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Kids Count report shows child well being slips

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Report measures child well-being through areas such as poverty, health and neglect
Ottawa County is No. 1 in the state for child well-being. That's the good news. The bad news is the state isn't faring too well in that area and has, in fact, been declining in many categories of child well-being. The latest Michigan Kids Count study was released today and shows eight of 15 child well-being indicators worsening.