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The CDF-Ohio quarterly eNewsletter provides an update on our efforts to be a voice for children, issues affecting Ohio's children and how you can take action on those issues.

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December 2016
Our Children. Our Future.

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Latest News

Report cites gains from Ohio's Medicaid expansion
December 31, 2016, The Columbus Dispatch

Babies born drug-dependent get soothing care in nonprofit facility
November 27, 2016, The Columbus Dispatch

Ohio Moves the Needle in Children's Health Coverage
October 27, 2016, Public News Service Ohio

Program Helps Ohio’s Hungry Enjoy Nature’s Harvest
August 12, 2016, Public News Service Ohio

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