1 in every 3 children in New York City lives in poverty, while 68% of children in East Harlem and 86% of children in the South Bronx are born into poverty each year.

Through compassionate, innovative programs, ABC works to defend the right of every child to a joyful and nurturing childhood.



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ABC employs a "whole family" approach, recognizing that a nurturing family and secure parent-child attachment are critical components of early childhood development.


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