Visit the Child and Family Data Archive
Visit the new Child and Family Data Archive (C&F Data Archive) to discover, access, and analyze data on young children, their families and communities, and the programs that serve them. The C&F Data Archive hosts over 300 datasets including the following:
- Early Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (Baby FACES)
- Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES)
- National Survey of Early Care and Education (NSECE)
User Support and More
Data users have 24/7 access to downloadable data on children and families, with the ability to analyze selected datasets online. Users can also search and compare variables and peruse data-related publications. User support is available for those who need it.
We encourage you to subscribe to the C&F Data Archive listserv mailing list or email us directly at CFdataemail@example.com. We also encourage you to let us know what you think about the website!
New Data Coming Soon
Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES) 2014 (Spring 2017 update): A new wave of data from the ongoing longitudinal study of program performance with nationally representative samples of Head Start children, their families, classrooms, and programs.
Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Study: The Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Study (MSHS) examines the MSHS programs and practices, and the children and families served by the MSHS program. MSHS provides early childhood support for migrant and seasonal farmworkers.
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) maintains the C&F Data Archive. The archive is supported by the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.