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CLC Week 4 Talks Child Health and Mental Health

The physical and behavioral health of a child in even the first few years of life can have a significant impact on his or her overall well-being into adolescence and adulthood. Over the last few years, New York City has made great progress in ensuring …

CCC Testimony: Oversight: Medicaid Redesign 2

CCC testified before the New York City Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disabilities on February 22, 2016 regarding the Medicaid redesign transition and its impact on the City’s children and …

CCC Summary of the State Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Executive Budget

The New York State Executive Budget for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 included proposals to invest $25 million in an upstate antipoverty initiative, turn every failing school into a community school, increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour, create a 12‐week P …

Citizens’ Committee for Children Statement on Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address

Contact: Elysia Murphy, emurphy@cccnewyork.org, 917‐579‐3639 Stephanie Gendell, sgendell@cccnewyork.org, 646‐232‐6721 New York, NY – “No child should live in poverty,” said Governor Cuomo in his State of the State and Executive Budget Address today. Ci …

CCC Testimony: Regarding the New York State Executive Budget Proposals for Mental Hygiene State Fiscal Year 2015-2016

CCC testified on the Mental Hygiene related proposals in the Governor’s Executive Budget for State Fiscal Year 2015-2016 on February 27, 2015.

YouthAction NYC Advocates for Greater Access to Mental Health Services for Teens

Since October, a new cohort of participants in CCC’s YouthAction Community Leadership Course (YCLC) have been studying the issue of teen mental health and exploring how teens learn about and access mental health services in their schools and communitie …

CCC Testimony: City Council Mental Health Committee Hearing on Fiscal Year 2015 Preliminary Budget Proposals

CCC testified about the Preliminary Budget proposals related to mental health services for children and families at the City Council Finance and Mental Health Committees Hearing on March 27, 2014. Our testimony applauded the baselining of funds for men …

A Prescription for Expanding School-Based Mental Health Services in New York City Public Elementary Schools

In CCC’s new report, A Prescription to Expand School-Based Mental Health in New York City Public Elementary Schools, we make the case for bringing mental health services to all NYC schools, with a focus on elementary schools. This report is the result …

CCC Testimony: New York City Council Finance Committee Hearing on Fiscal Year 2014 Executive Proposals

CCC testified about the impact the Fiscal Year 2014 Executive Budget would have on children and families, at the June 5, 2013 City Council Finance Committee Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2014 Executive Budget. CCC thanked the City Council for its c …

Join YouthAction NYC in Raising Teen Mental Health Awareness!

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! CCC’s YouthAction Program wants to make sure that all New Yorkers know how to identify and seek treatment for youth’s mental health needs. To do this, CCC Youth Advocates hosted a panel and released a Public Servic …

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