Voices’ Blog

Nominate Local Advocates & Organizations for the 2024 Amplify Awards!

Posted:  -  By: C Fortune

We are seeking nominations across the State of Virginia for the 2024 Amplify Awards. Past Award Winners We want to amplify the voices of local advocates and organizations through the…

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2024 Summer Communications Internship Announcement

Posted:  -  By: C Fortune

Voices for Virginia’s Children is thrilled to open the application period for our 2024 Summer Communications Internship! Are you (or someone you know) a current college or master’s student (or…

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A Comparative Analysis of House and Senate Proposed Budgets for Mental Health: A Closer Look at Key Investments

Posted:  -  By: Cat Atkinson

THIS BLOG WAS UPDATED ON 3/12/2024 WITH THE CONFERENCE BUDGET ITEMS. For a visual representation of the 2024 Mental Health Budget Priorities, click here! At the start of the 2024…

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A Comparative Analysis of House and Senate Proposed Budgets for Economic Security: A Closer Look at Key Investments

Posted:  -  By: Emily Moore

Families have been hit hard by the impact of inflation, the rising costs of utilities, food, and household necessities, and the loss of pandemic-era supports, such as the expanded federal…

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A Comparative Analysis of House and Senate Proposed Budgets for Health Equity: A Closer Look at Key Investments

Posted:  -  By: Emily Moore

As Virginia is still navigating the Medicaid Unwinding process, our legislature and state agencies are approaching Medicaid spending with caution. As Delegate Sickles noted in his budget report for the…

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