Annotation: The National Child Labor Committee (NCLC) works to facilitate positive development of youth into successful and productive adulthood through advocacy, research, and assistance. Areas of concern are adolescent parents, alcohol abuse, migrant poverty, migrant education, child exploitation in the workforce, child labor law compliance, youth preparedness for the workforce, promoting developmentally sound work opportunities for young people, and other topics affecting youth development. Services to consumers include publications. The organization publishes a newsletter and sponsors conferences.
Web Site: http://www.kapow.org/nclc.htm
Keywords: Adolescent parents, Advocacy, Alcohol abuse, Child abuse, Child exploitation, Child labor, Cooperative work experience programs, Education, Migrants, Pregnant adolescents, Research, Small businesses, Substance abuse, Working adolescents