Transforming Lives Across the City: 2013 Annual ReportChildren’s Aid is focusing resources in four high-needs New York City neighborhoods: Northern Staten Island, East and Central Harlem, Washington Heights and the South Bronx.

Measuring Social Return on Investment for Community Schools: A Practical Guide. Social return on investment (SROI) analysis offers a practical new approach for measuring and communicating the value of outcomes achieved by programs that provide social, health, and educational services to children and their families.

Measuring Social Return on Investment for Community Schools: A Case Study. This case study documents the process of applying social return on investment (SROI) analysis to measure the economic value of two community schools operated by The Children's Aid Society, in partnership with the New York City Department of Education, in one of the city's poorest neighborhoods ─ PS 5 and Salomé Ureña.

NCCS staff contributed chapters to Advancing Youth Work: Current Trends, Critical Questions, edited by Dana Fusco and published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group in 2012 features chapters by Sarah Jonas, NCCS Director of Regional Initiatives, and Jane Quinn, CAS Vice President for Community Schools and Director NCCS.