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The News & Events pages serve as a means to connect families to services needed for children with social, emotional, behavioral health and cross-systems challenges throughout the State of New York. We believe our members and their voices are the driving force behind substantive change for youth. Stay up-to-date to make sure your voices are heard.

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4 Important Issues; 2 days of Advocacy

4 Important Issues | 2 days of Advocacy Come to Albany. Take action.Take part in four campaign events fighting for access to children's behavioral health, alternatives to school suspensions, youth justice reform and family-based foster care. January 27: Join us at...

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ACT NOW: End of Session Priorities

ACT NOW: End of Session Priorities

The 2019 New York State legislative session is soon drawing to a close with the last day on Wednesday, June 19th. However, there are still outstanding bills that need our support. See the instructions below and help these critical pieces of legislation cross the...

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June is Pride Month: LGBTQ+ Facts and Resources

Happy Pride month from Families Together in New York State and YOUTH POWER!. In honor of pride month, we’re answering questions submitted by youth, parents and allies from our network. Thank you to everyone who sent us questions. If you want to follow up Zack and...

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