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Honor the mother figures in your life

Posted:  -  By: Voices for VA's Kids

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching! At Voices for Virginia’s Children, we want to help you recognize and celebrate all the love, commitment, and hard work of mothers, while also helping…

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A Big Loss for Voices

Posted:  -  By: Margaret Nimmo Crowe

Dear Friends of Voices for Virginia’s Children, It is with a heavy heart that I share sad news with you on behalf of the board and staff. Last week, our…

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Local Budgets, Local Choices for School Readiness

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

The 2016 General Assembly session is over but the action is heating up locally in Fairfax, Arlington and Alexandria! The localities have the task of implementing state policy and applying…

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General Assembly Approves Budget: Progress for Children’s Mental Health

Posted:  -  By: Ashley Everette

We have some exciting news to report! The General Assembly included increased funding for children’s mental health services and took steps to address behavioral health workforce development challenges. This past…

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2016 General Assembly: How Did Court-Involved Kids Fare?

Posted:  -  By: Amy Woolard

[For detail specifically on our “Fostering Futures” campaign for youth aging out of foster care, read this post.] While a great deal of my time & energy this General Assembly session…

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