In late 2017, the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama (PARCA) surveyed Alabama voters to determine their thoughts about the Read the full release.
Alabama is more than the sum of its government, schools, and economy. PARCA explores factors that make Alabama an ideal place to build a quality life.
Comparative studies of infrastructure and the built environment.
Explorations of health, poverty, community wellbeing.
Community Vitality Index.
Program evaluations of local nonprofits and social services providers.
Poverty and Homelessness Ranks #5 Among Alabama Voter Priorities
Challenges Facing Children
Alabama children face steeper obstacles to opportunity than children in the rest of the nation, and that is particularly the Read the full release.