Voices’ Blog

Motherhood: A Journey in Advocacy

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

Becoming a mother almost six years ago was a transformative experience that reshaped my worldview in profound ways. As I navigate the complexities of raising my children, I’ve discovered invaluable…

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Healing for the Healers 2024: Recap & Reflections

Posted:  -  By: Kristin Lennox

On Tuesday, January 23, Voices joined with ChildSavers for our second iteration of Healing for the Healers – an advocacy day event created to uplift policy for youth mental and…

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Virginia Roadmap to End Hunger: 2024 Update

Posted:  -  By: Emily Moore

According to Hunger Free America’s 2023 Annual Hunger Survey, 11.7% of Virginia children live in food insecure households, putting them at risk for poor health outcomes and academic performance. As…

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Investing in Strong and Stable Families During the 2024 Legislative Session

Posted:  -  By: Emily Moore

All families in Virginia deserve the opportunity to thrive, and the cornerstone of vibrant youth and adolescence is economic security. Communities should be well-resourced, having access to good schools, affordable…

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Prioritizing Youth Mental Health during the 2024 Legislative Session

Posted:  -  By: Cat Atkinson

The 2024 Legislative Session started with significant energy being poured into the Commonwealth’s mental health continuum. We are grateful for Governor Youngkin’s commitment to investing $500 million into our mental…

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