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No matter what area you care most about, consider this: Children, teens and communities thrive when we recognize that development cuts across domains, settings, and disciplines. It's all related—a family's struggle with finances can affect a child's health; what a teen does after school has a big impact on how well he or she learns, and several longitudinal studies show that when states invest in early learning, they spend less in special education and juvenile justice services.

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Justice for Tribal Youth

Justice for Tribal Youth

November 17, 2017
Rachel Marshall
jjdpa 10 days of action

#TBT: It’s time to Get the JJDPA Done!

November 16, 2017
Frances Medina

One-Click Action: Urge Congress to Expand the Child Tax Credit to Help Our Families Today!

As a result of Hurricane Maria, more families are leaving Puerto Rico, in large part because they lack economic opportunities. In October alone, more than 67,000 people traveled from Puerto Rico to Florida.

John Legend Explains How This Bill Could Help Reform Youth Incarceration

Over the past two years, through my FREEAMERICA initiative, I have traveled the country meeting with and learning from those impacted by the criminal justice system.

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OJJDP is Failing Our Kids

October 23, 2017
Rachel Marshall
TRENDS

State Trends Report Launch

October 16, 2017

Scenes from the Effort to #DefendDACA in New York

September 24, 2017
Loredana Urzica
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