Virginia organizations urge Congress to act swiftly to address impacts on children and families caused by the Covid-19 pandemic

Virginia organizations are among more than 570 national, state and local organizations that are urging Congress for emergency child welfare support to address the COVID-19 crisis. Read letterĀ here. Alexandria/Arlington CASABlue Ridge CASA for ChildrenCASA of Central VirginiaFamilies Forward Virginia/Prevent Child Abuse VirginiaFOCUS on Youth / CASAGreater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now)Healthy Families Partnership, Inc.Healthy […]

Commissioner of Virginia Department of Social Services Letter to Congress

In this letter Commissioner Duke Storen urges supports for federal funding including: $1 billion for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention (CBCAP) Grants to help states and local organizations better meet the increased need for child abuse prevention programs and adapt services to account for social distancing. $500 million for CAPTA Title I to help ensure child […]