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KIDS COUNT Data Book – VA’s Child Population is Changing

Posted:  -  By: Christina Feerick

New Data Show Virginia ranks 10th in Overall Child Well-Being, But Racial and Ethnic Disparities Persist This marks the 30th release of the KIDS COUNT Data Book.    Virginia’s child…

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We Must End the Pipeline of Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

Recently, I was given an incredible opportunity to present at the Jim Casey Youth Initiatives National Conference and gave remarks at the Senate Caucus on Foster Youth’s briefing.  The Annie…

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Belonging: The Crossroad of Foster and Kinship Care

Posted:  -  By: Christina Feerick

For the Month of May, Foster Care Month, Voices will feature guest blogs from organizations that are a part of our Foster Care Unified Policy Network. Belonging: The Crossroad of…

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A staffer’s take on the intersection of race, trauma, and the summit

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

Voices for Virginia’s Children held The Virginia Summit on Childhood Trauma and Resilience on April 25, 2019. The Summit featured an array of workshops, including The Intersection of Racial Inequity…

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2019 Mother’s Day Honorees

Posted:  -  By: Nikkia Johnson

Thanks to all the folks who honored their mothers and mother figures by supporting Voices for Virginia’s Children with a donation this Mother’s Day. We have listed the 2019 Mother’s…

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