Twitter: vakids

Voices’ Blog

i-am-teen-lg

Voices Statement on DJJ Task Force Interim Report

Posted:  -  By: Allison Gilbreath

The Reinvest in Supportive Environments (RISE) for Youth Campaign Coalition has released a statement in response to the Juvenile Correctional Center Task Force Interim Report – read RISE statement here– outlining…

Continue Reading
RVA ACEs Summit

Creating Resilient Communities in Richmond & Across Virginia

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

By Ashley Koski Last week the city of Richmond hosted the first local Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) & Community Resilience Summit. The two-day conference attracted over 200 participants and brought…

Continue Reading
Sidebar-Image

Trauma-Informed Approaches from Practice to Policy

Posted:  -  By: Ashley Everette

By Ashley Koski What are ACEs? ACEs. Toxic Stress. Early trauma. These are the popular buzzwords that seem to be the subject of every discussion surrounding child development and well-being….

Continue Reading
Fox save the date 2016

And the honorees are…

Posted:  -  By: Voices for VA's Kids

Voices for Virginia’s Children is pleased to announce the 2016 honorees of the Carol S. Fox Making Kids Count and Theodore R. Groves Memorial Awards! The Making Kids Count award recognizes a…

Continue Reading
58 candidates, 1 question

The most important question- #IsItGood4KidsRVA?

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

We often hear complaints that folks are not willing to step up the plate a run for office. “If only there were more candidates running, we could find the perfect…

Continue Reading