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02 Feb Parental Notification of Abortion & Strike A Convo

By Estephany Salcedo.What is the Parental Notification of Abortion Law (PNA)?The Parental Notification of Abortion law requires medical providers to notify a parent or legal guardian of any minor, 17 or younger, seeking an abortion.Why is this a problem?Some of you may be wondering, why is this a problem? We often hear...

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Be Bold Road Trip

22 Aug Press Release: Be Bold Road Trip Rally

[vc_video link='http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzulmBaY7wO5ms2Rx7nEYk1Co2LXLqP6S'][vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] Be Bold Road Trip Rally in Chicago with Representatives Schakowsky & Quigley  Taking its message to streets & communities across the country, fighting back against restrictions that target low-income women.Washington D.C. (August 22, 2014)—An energized coalition of reproductive justice, women’s health and youth advocates are hitting the...

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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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27 Jun Redefining Masculinity for Papa’s Day

[gallery ids="17351,17350,17349,17348,17347,17346,17345,17344,17343,17342,17341,17340,17339,17338,17337,17335,17334,17333,17332,17331"]This month, ICAH hosted a youth-led evening of redefining fatherhood, masculinity and family.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']In conjunction with Strong Families' movement building initiatives, ICAH gathered young men and masculine of center folks for conversation, food and action-planning in honor of Papa's Day. The members of the Planning Committee...

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14 May Tweet these Tips for Pregnant & Parenting Youth

ICAH celebrates and supports pregnant and parenting youth (PPY) year round, but this month we're also tweeting tips. You can share these tips by copying and pasting directly to your Twitter status or sharing the links on your Facebook wall![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']Your baby's first 1000 days...

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Given Chosen families lier

29 Apr Join ICAH for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama’s Day!

[gallery size="large" ids="17282,17281,17280"]Join ICAH on Sat, 5/18 from 2-5 PM for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama's Day![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']The event will be held at 226 S Wabash, Suite 900, in Chicago. Come for a portion or the whole time and...

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01 Mar June 2013 eNews: Research Release on Given & Chosen Families

Our Theory of Change in Action As we close out the fiscal year and look forward to new challenges and opportunities, we’d like to pause, celebrate and share our accomplishments and THANK all of the people who make this work happen. [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] We have served over 2,000...

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  • Let's Talk Month: Take Note Conversation Tips from Youth

29 Oct Let’s Talk Month: Conversation Tips from Youth

October was Let's Talk Month at ICAH. Check out all the great responses on Facebook, including photos from the Let's Talk Youth-N-Families event where youth and their family members gathered to get the conversation started.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'][gallery size="medium" ids="17371,17372,17373,17374,17375,17376,17377,17378,17379,17380,17381"][vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']Learn about...

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05 Oct 10.23.12 LET’S TALK… About Sex Education in the Muslim Community

 [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']HEART Women & Girls will present at ICAH (226 S. Wabash Ave., Suite 900) on Tuesday afternoon, 10/23/12 from 12-1:30pm. Come join us for a rich discussion during a brown bag luncheon that afternoon. Please, bring a lunch and come with questions. We will discuss...

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