Action Alerts - Child Welfare & Foster Care

One million Texans have no health coverage because Texas leaders haven’t accepted the expanded Medicaid funding intended to cover them. Tell your state ...
Sixto, age 6
A former foster youth is petitioning his home state of Connecticut provide foster kids with duffel bags, not trash bags, when they are moved from place to place.
With a fiscal cliff looming in the not-so-distant future, it's important to keep one thing in mind: what we do now will impact our children for decades to come.
Calling all Californians! Governor Brown has a bill on his desk that would create California's first children's cabinet. Please take a moment to urge the ...
Today the Supreme Court issued a decision that will allow the Affordable Care Act (health reform) to continue, protecting the health of America's children, youth and ...
OR Girl
The Homeless Children and Youth Act, HR32, would make it easier for homeless children, youth, and families to receive homeless assistance, no matter where they happen ...
Kids 2012
The majority of Americans rank children and youth among their top political priorities. It’s time our elected officials listened. A recent study found that ...
Forum for Youth Investment
Washington just made it easier for people and organizations to share important data about young people – data that will help improve services and supports.
Moms Rising
It's been over two weeks since President Obama proposed the American Jobs Act -- a plan made up of ideas that both parties have endorsed in the past and should be ...
VOICES
Voices for America's Children asks, what happens if we invest in kids instead of extending the Bush tax cuts?
The Coaltion on Human Needs urges you to write to Congress to ensure that the final outcome of Congress budget debate protects children and low-income people.
CHN
Deficit reduction deals should take cuts to programs for low- and moderate-income people off the table. President Obama is scheduled to meet with Senate leaders today ...
NAEYC
Deficit reduction deals should take cuts to programs for low- and moderate-income people off the table. President Obama is scheduled to meet with Senate leaders to ...
The Coalition on Human Needs
Would you want to speak out if you knew that budget cuts were being considered in Washington that would deny tens of millions of the most vulnerable people medical ...
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to cut over $7 million from the homeless youth services budget – a 60% decrease! Please take action now to ask your ...
Available studies indicate that more than one million youth are homeless each year, and they need YOUR help.  Take action today to ask Congress to fund programs ...
Each year an estimated 100,000 children are exploited through sex trafficking in the U.S. and runaway and homeless children are especially vulnerable to this abuse. ...
Legislation introduced in the House & Senate earlier this year aims to improve the McKinney-Vento Act that ensures homeless children and youth receive equal ...
Coalition on Human Needs
Your voice is urgently needed!  The House of Representatives is set to vote this week on a budget proposal that is stunningly extreme.  It is ...
Each year, hundreds of thousands of American families become homeless, including more than 1.5 million children. While homelessness takes its toll on adults, its ...