Who is Voices?

Who is Voices?

Published: Aug 18, 2018   |   Author: Erica Fener-Sitkoff   |   Category: Blog

Voices is the only COMPREHENSIVE statewide child policy and advocacy organization. We are not-for-profit, non-partisan, and data-driven. We stand up for kids. ALL kids. ALL ages. In ALL communities in Georgia.

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This Child is Talking to You

This Child is Talking to You

Published: Jan 26, 2017   |   Author: Georgia Voices   |   Category: Blog   |   Tags:

Did you know that nearly 80% of the children in Georgia who need behavioral health services don’t get them? In fact, the top three causes of school absence are health related. On Wednesday, February 1, Voices for Georgia’s Children, Multi-Agency Alliance for Children (MAAC), and our collective network will come together to promote action and awareness about equity and access to quality healthcare for youth with the official launch of our #ThisChildIsTalking2U videos.

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Busting Healthcare Myths

Busting Healthcare Myths

Published: May 24, 2016   |   Author: Georgia Voices   |   Category: Blog

If you’ve ever been to college, or summer camp, or really if you have been involved with school general, you have probably heard of the game Two Truths and a Lie. I think games make things more interesting, so today we are going to play the child advocate version: Two Lies and a Truth. Alright, here we go.

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Juvenile Justice in DC (and Cupcakes in Georgia)

Juvenile Justice in DC (and Cupcakes in Georgia)

Published: Apr 29, 2016   |   Author: Georgia Voices   |   Category: Blog   |   Tags:

So here’s the deal: I really wanted to write a long and scholarly article about how Georgia’s flag-bearing posture for juvenile justice reform has so greatly influenced our elected friends in Washington D.C. that we can see national policy reflecting our state’s juvenile justice findings and values.

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Let’s Help #GaKidsSpeakUp

Let’s Help #GaKidsSpeakUp

Published: Apr 25, 2016   |   Author: Georgia Voices   |   Category: Blog   |   Tags:

Did you know that nearly 80% of the children in Georgia who need behavioral health services don’t get them? May 5th is Children’s Mental Health Day, and together we can change the conversation about children’s mental health, and help more kids get the services they need.

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