Tools to Get Started

Fact Sheet: Youth Impact Assessments—Putting Kids Front and Center in Policy Decisions

Top Tools at a Glance: Youth Impact Assessment Tools for Local Communities & States

Starter Guide: Using Child Impact Assessments in Your Community or State

Planning Checklist: Youth Impact Assessments (YIAs)

Action Brief with Examples of YIAs: Child Impact Assessments—A Missing Piece to Spur Progress for U.S. Children

Q & A with Leader Who Has Implemented Impact Assessments: Video conversation with Dana Bunnett, Santa Clara County, California

Mock-Up Assessments Completed by Kids Impact:

Template Forms: Use one or a combination of these templates to assess the impact of proposed policies and programs on kids.

Key Decisions Roadmap: How to Design a Child Impact Assessment Initiative That Best Fits Your Community

Graphic of Child Impact Assessment, New Zealand

More Detailed Introductory Information: