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Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation

Posted:  -  By: Ashley Airington

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Addressing Preschool Suspension and Expulsion in Virginia It is well documented that the first years of life are critical for building the foundation of social-emotional development…

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Recap: Uplifting Young Voices Foster & Kinship Care Youth Advocacy Day

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

On January 15th Voices hosted its first-ever foster & kinship care youth advocacy day with a youth cohort that was selected in September. In November, the cohort participated in an…

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2020 Legislative Session Advocating For Kids In Foster Care (Updated Jan. 17th)

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

Foster care is a state-run program that provides temporary care for children who cannot live with their parents or other relatives. Through this system, the local department of social services…

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Jan. 21st- Campaign Virtual Advocacy Toolkit

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

Dear Advocates, We are thankful for your tireless support! With your support last year, we had a successful 2019 GA Session, and we looked forward to seeing all that we…

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Call for Artists, Campaign for a Trauma-Informed VA- where art meets advocacy!

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

Help us advocate for a Trauma-Informed Virginia! The mission of Voices for Virginia’s Children is to champion public policies to improve the lives of Virginia’s children. These are laws that…

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