Research & Services








RESEARCH

The NICRP conducts academic and community-based research in multiple areas affecting children and their families. In addition to having an interdisciplinary research staff, NICRP also collaborates with University faculty from a variety of disciplines as well as community partners to ensure that our research reflects the most current methods and will have the most beneficial impact on our community. Our areas of research include:

  • Child and Family Health
  • Child Welfare and Child Maltreatment
  • Early Childhood Education/Child Care
  • Economic Stability
  • Health— All areas of children's health
  • Injury Prevention
  • Juvenile Justice
  • K-12 Education
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Fitness & Nutrition
SERVICES

The NICRP provides a variety of services to both public and private agencies and organizations serving children in an effort to enhance the quality, availability and effectiveness of programs and services in Nevada. The services provided by NICRP include:

  • Bill Draft Request Tracking
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Collection
  • Evaluation Research
  • Grant Development
  • Legislative Advocacy
  • Legislative Bill Tracking
  • Legislative Briefing Book
  • Policy Analysis & Briefs
  • Program Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Summit Planning (including evaluation and follow up summary)
  • Technical Assistance
  • Training & Education