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Statement From CCC On Proposed Federal Rule Impacting Immigrant Children And Families

Today, the Trump administration published a rule that will be deeply harmful to immigrant families. Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York (CCC) strongly opposes this rule, which threatens the health, nutrition, housing, and economic security of …

Action Needed: Speak Out Against the Proposed “Public Charge” Rule Impacting Immigrant Children and Families

The Trump administration recently published a rule that will be deeply harmful to immigrant families. Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York (CCC) strongly opposes this rule, which threatens the health, nutrition, housing, and economic security o …

Raise The Age-New York Campaign Statement On The First Day Of State-wide Implementation

October 1, 2018 – Today, as Raise the Age legislation goes into effect across New York State, the Raise the Age coalition recognizes the years of ground-breaking work of hundreds of diverse individuals and organizations, including formerly incarcerated …

Statement from CCC on Proposed Federal Rule Impacting Immigrant Children and Families

On September 22nd, the Trump Administration released a proposal targeting families on the path to U.S. citizenship. Though the proposal is not yet posted on the Federal Register, we know that the policy as written will be deeply damaging to immigrant c …

New Report Examines Youth Incarcerated in Adult Jails

CONTACT: John Chibnall, Powell Communications 212 475 6301 | john@powellny.com New York’s Raise the Age Law Will End the Practice of Placing Sentenced or Detained Adolescents in Adult Facilities New York, New York August 28, 2018 With adult jails housi …

TESTIMONY: OVERSIGHT: The Impacts of Trump Administration Family Separation Policy on New York City

On July 12, 2018 CCC testified before the City Council Immigration, General Welfare and Health Committees regarding the impacts of the Trump Administration’s Family Separation Policy on New York City. CCC testified about our tremendous concerns about t …

CCC Testimony: Public Testimony On City Fiscal Year 2019 Executive Budget

CCC testified before the New York City Council Finance Committee regarding the Fiscal Year 2019 Executive Budget on May 24, 2018. CCC supported Executive Budget investments of $125 million in fair student funding, $30.55 million to expand early literac …

Jaffee, Wright Hold Press Conference, Recognize Foster Care Month Announce CHAMPS NY Initiative

(Albany, NY )– Assemblymembers Ellen Jaffee, Chair of the Assembly Committee on Children and Families, and Tremaine Wright, Chair of the Assembly Subcommittee on Foster Care, today held a joint press conference to recognize the thousands of dedicated F …

As Homelessness Crisis Continues, City Councilmembers Join Advocates To Demand Increased Support In City Schools For Students Living In Shelters

For Immediate Release                                                                       AFC Contact: Randi Levine, Policy Director • 347-351-0569 • rlevine@afcnyc.org Sarah Part, Communications Associate • 212-822-9517 • spart@afcnyc.org Win Contac …

Polier Symposium 2018: Reflections on Family-Centered Approaches to Child Well-being

CCC gathered with over 100 partners in government, nonprofit and philanthropy on May 9th for its biennial symposium in honor of Justine Wise Polier, one of CCC’s founders and the first woman Justice in New York State. The event celebrated Judge Polier’ …

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