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Call for Nominations: 2015 “Making Kids Count” Awards

The Carol S. Fox Making Kids Count Award Voices for Virginia’s Children established the Carol S. Fox Making Kids Count Award in 2012, to be presented annually to an individual and an organization in recognition of exceptional efforts to better the lives of Virginia’s … Continue reading

Youth who “age out” of foster care can access Medicaid up to age 26

Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), young people who turn age 18 while still in foster care (“age out” of care), no matter which state they were in care, have access to free health care coverage through Medicaid. The ACA … Continue reading

School Readiness 4 NOVA- 2015 Local Budget Action

We are fortunate to have many friends, leaders and policy makers in Northern Virginia who recognize the importance of investments in school readiness. This year, Voices helped to mobilize supporters during the local budget process with exciting results in Fairfax … Continue reading