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Family and Youth Virtual Forum

Join us virtually on May 26th at 4:00pm in celebration for a virtual family and youth forum to: show solidarity and spread hope in our shared experiences,  learn about strategies and resources to advocate for our communities around mental health and foster care while...

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FTNYS Response to FY2021 State Budget

Families Together in New York State (FTNYS) Responds to the New York State Enacted Budget.FTNYS must first acknowledge the extraordinary circumstances our state faces.  Beyond the undeniable human impacts on children and families, the COVID-19 crisis exacerbates the...

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2020 Joint Mental Hygiene Testimony

Our Joint Mental Hygiene Hearing Budget Testimony- February 2nd, 2020 Submitted by:Paige Pierce, Chief Executive OfficerBrad Hansen, Public Policy DirectorFamilies Together in New York State Download the 2020 FTNYS Joint Mental Hygiene Testimony PDF Families Together...

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Yes, Brad Hansen of @ftnys! We agree: “No parent would kick their young person out in the middle of the pandemic, in ... the middle of a recession and the state shouldn’t do that either." @CHAMPSNewYork https://nystateofpolitics.com/state-of-politics/new-york/politics/2020/07/08/aging-out-of-the-foster-care-system-during-a-pandemic-?cid=share_twitter

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