Harrisburg Center for Healthy Child Development
The Harrisburg Center for Healthy Child Development is an interdisciplinary research center housing multiple research projects designed to improve outcomes for children and their families in the Greater Harrisburg Area. The Center was established in 2005 to coordinate research activities underway in the Harrisburg and South Central Pennsylvania areas. The Center is affiliated with both the Child Study Center and Prevention Research Center at Penn State University, University Park campus. The Center is funded, in part, by a grant from the Children, Youth and Family Consortium and the Social Science Research Institute at Penn State University. Current and past research projects involve basic, applied, and intervention research.