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Children’s Mental Health highlights in Northam’s 2020-2022 proposed budget

Posted:  -  By: Ashley Airington

What’s in the Governor’s Budget for children’s mental health? Highlights from the Governor’s Introduced Budget: 2020-2022 On December 17th, Governor Northam presented his proposed  biennium budget to the Joint Money…

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Foster Care Highlights in 2020 Proposed Budgets

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

During the 2019 legislative session, the General Assembly took major steps forward to address the challenges within our foster care system that were identified in the JLARC report. In 2019, the first-ever bi-partisan…

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Early Childhood Education Budget Details- Gov. Northam’s Proposed Budget

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

As we learned from the exciting announcements from December 9th on maternal health and December 10th on early education, Governor Northam’s FY2021-2022 budget makes significant investments in healthy births and…

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2020 Advocacy Days Toolkit- Prepare to Advocate!

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

We are gearing up for the 2020 General Assembly Session and want YOU to be prepared to make your voice heard! Here is your “Advocacy Toolkit” so you can be…

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Budget Hearings & Town Halls Near You

Posted:  -  By: Chloe Edwards

Local Town Hall Meetings 12/12/19:First Pre-Session Town Hall – Delegate VanValkenburg and Delegate Willett 12/12/19: Town Hall Meeting– Delegate McQuinn 12/14/19: Legislative Town Hall–  Senator Boysko and Delegate Delaney 12/14/19:…

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