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ECE in the House and Senate Budgets

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

The Governor’s budget proposal included funding to sustain VPI+ classrooms in 13 school divisions. Additionally, the Governor requested funding for new quality initiatives targeted at Virginia Preschool Initiative classrooms, included required…

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Voices for Virginia’s Children Statement — February 2, 2019

Posted:  -  By: Christina Feerick

Voices for Virginia’s Children is deeply disappointed in the racist picture from Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook that has come to light in the last 24 hours. This picture…

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Children’s Mental Health proposed legislation: 2019 session (Updated Feb 1st)

Posted:  -  By: Ashley Everette

Every year, Voices for Virginia’s Children monitors all legislation introduced to the Virginia General Assembly and advocates for public policies that improve the lives of Virginia’s children. Our children’s mental…

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Voices is Hiring!

Posted:  -  By: Nikkia Johnson

The Research Director is a full-time position at Voices for Virginia’s Children (Voices), an organization whose mission is to champion public policies that improve the lives of Virginia’s children. The…

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Foster Their Destination: Removing Barriers for Youth in Foster Care to Obtain A Driver’s License

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

Learning to drive in the teen years is a rite of passage to young adulthood for millions of youth. It brings new levels of independence and opportunities, enabling young people…

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