We work to ensure that every child is healthy, housed, educated and safe.
Issue: Juvenile Justice
Now is the Time – To Raise the Age!
Please tell New York State Legislators that you want them to Raise the Age in this year’s budget.Act Now
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- 1.8 million
children in NYC
NYC children sleeping in homeless shelters tonight
- ½ as many
children are in foster care now than a decade ago
of NYC children live in poverty
NYC children slept in homeless shelters last year
a year for state juvenile justice placements
of NYC children have health insurance
- 1 million+
children in NYC public schools
NYC youth applied but didn’t get summer youth employment jobs
children in NYC Head Start
of NYC public school children are obese