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  • Babies Are Counting on an Accurate Census

    This blog was originally published by ZERO TO THREE, which can be found on its website here. The Decennial Census occurs once every ten years and babies count on us to…

  • Voices Speaks for Kids on 2020 Census Commission

    What is the Virginia Complete Count Commission doing? At Voices, we are pleased to represent young children on Gov. Northam’s Complete Count Commission, the group of diverse individuals that is…

  • 2020 CENSUS

    WHAT IS THE CENSUS? Every 10 years, the U.S. Census Bureau carries out a constitutionally mandated count of the nation’s residents. The goal of the 2020 Census is to count…

  • Census 2020 Series- Who is counted?

    Check out the 2nd video in our series on the importance of the 2020 Census. It takes just 2 min video to learn who gets counted in the Census and…

  • Why the 2020 Census is Crucial for All of Us

    The 2020 Census is the cornerstone of representative democracy. Census data determines Virginia’s share of the $160 BILLION in federal programs for our kids. Watch this short video (just 2 minutes!)…

  • Census Bureau shows Child Poverty Worsening

    New data recently released by the Census Bureau show that child poverty in Virginia continued to worsen in 2010. Since the start of the recession, the number of children growing…

  • Mental Health Equity Impact Statement

    Children’s mental health has undoubtedly been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. As many find themselves in more isolated situations, coupled with the stress of the pandemic and the economic downturn,…

  • Health Equity Impact Statement

    As the world faces a global health crisis, it is absolutely critical to be able to see a doctor when necessary. However, in Virginia one-third of families delayed getting medical…