Act Now

With only a few seconds of your time, you can have an impact on policy decisions that will last a lifetime. Listed below are current opportunities to connect via email with your federal, state, and local representatives on pressing issues affecting children and families. We hope you will take action!

Take Action for Children

Help Increase Children’s Access to Mental Health Services

Urge State leaders to allocate unspent dollars in last year’s fiscal plan for state aid grants to increase children’s access to needed behavioral health services.

Restore funding for the Close to Home program

Urge State leaders to restore funding for the Close to Home program.

Ensure Raise the Age is Funded

Urge State leaders to ensure all localities, including New York City, are reimbursed for a full continuum of services to Raise the Age.

Help Keep NYC’s Children Safe and Families Supported!

Please send a letter to state leaders urging them to reject the cap on state reimbursement to NYC for child protective and preventive services.

Save Summer Programs for Over 34,000 Middle School Students

Urge City leaders to save summer programs for over 34,000 middle school students.

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