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2020 Resilience Week Social Media Toolkit

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars for May 3rd through May 9th for Virginia’s FIRST Resilience Week. Trauma-Informed Community Networks (TICNs) are hosting activities and events. The goal is to…

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Stabilize Child Care with the CARES Act Stimulus

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

As COVID-19 continues to present challenges to the child care community, we are looking for ways tht  policymakers can respond. On March 27th, Congress included $3.5 billion in additional resources…

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The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act In Your Community

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

The CARES Act was signed into law on March 27th to create a $2 trillion economic stimulus efforts for business, health care, communities, and families. Implementing the CARES Act will…

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Counting Young African American Children

Posted:  -  By: Lauren Snellings

This blog was originally published by COUNT ALL KIDS, which can be found on its website here. This week is Black Census Week, a project of the National Coalition on Black…

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Easing Families’ Financial Burdens through Federal Response to COVID-19

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

On March 18, Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which provides relief to health care systems, additional paid sick leave, family leave and unemployment benefits.   On March 26,…

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