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Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015

02 May Mama’s Day: A Celebration for All Mothers

By Akosuah Owusu.As a Youth Leader Counselor, I have experienced many awesome social events that have helped us share who we are (the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health) and what we do (peer education around sexual health, rights, identities, and birth and reproductive justice). Many might not understand why these...

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  • Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015
  • Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015
  • Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015
  • Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015
  • Mamas Day Cards by ICAH youth leaders 2015

22 Apr Now Available: Mama’s Day Cards Designed by ICAH Youth Leaders

[gallery size="large" link="file" ids="18156,18157,18158,18159,18160"]Each year, ICAH joins Strong Families in celebrating Mama's Day, an alternative holiday to Mother's Day that focuses on nontraditional families and mamas. We bring these voices to the center on Mama's Day and invite you to join in to celebrate motherhood and justice for all families! This year...

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Advocacy Day 2014 | #StopPNA Parental Notification of Abortion L

11 Mar PRESS RELEASE: Youth Leaders to Meet with Illinois Legislators to Advocate for Rights

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS (March 24th, 2015) Youth leaders from the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health will be meeting with their legislators in Springfield to advocate for the rights and health of young people, regardless of identity. Specifically, the youth leaders, ages 16-24, are standing in opposition to conversion therapy and asking for a...

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01 Jul Press Release: Youth-Led Public Art Installation Highlights Need for Family Conversations

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (July 1, 2014) Youth leaders in Chicago are invited to participate in a public art installation called "Make/Art/Space." The project will be led by youth from the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health (ICAH) in partnership with Affinity Community Services, University Church and the Jane Addams Hull House Museum...

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