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Centering Youth Voices at New York City’s Polls: 2021 Voter Issue Guide2021-10-29T15:38:53-05:00

  Centering Youth Voices at New York City’s Polls: 2021 Voter Issue Guide

As New Yorkers cast their ballots this Fall, supporting policies and platforms that prioritize child, youth and family wellbeing is critical. #VoteBecause the needs of the youngest New Yorkers and their families must be centered on Election Day – and every day.

Final Budget Compromise Must Restore All Child Welfare Funds2021-03-17T21:58:49-05:00

  Final Budget Compromise Must Restore All Child Welfare Funds

The New York State Child Welfare Coalition and CHAMPS-NY, two statewide coalitions comprised of policy advocates, service providers, and caregivers who advance policy and practice change in the child welfare system, call on the Governor and the State Legislature to address the heightened needs of children and families, supporting family stability and child safety, by rejecting proposed funding cuts and maintaining State support for ALL child welfare services.

NYS Budget FY 2022: Preserve Essential Services that Keep Children Safe and Strengthen Families and Communities2021-03-17T21:51:38-05:00

  NYS Budget FY 2022: Preserve Essential Services that Keep Children Safe and Strengthen Families and Communities

New York State cannot balance the budget by cutting services for the most vulnerable children, youth and families and must instead ensure that resources are in place to strengthen families and build strong foundations for children and youth.

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