CPSP's Tonya Pavlenko discusses the rationale for its evaluation of Room to Grow, an innovative program for parents and children in New York City.


CPSP is conducting a randomized controlled trial of an antipoverty program Room to Grow, which provides low-income mothers and children with material and social supports over the first three years of life. CPSP's Tonya Pavlenko recently discussed the powerful motivation behind the program, and how it aims to help new mothers and their babies.