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YLC Research Release July 2013-40

26 May Press Release: ICAH Receives Grant to Implement and Disseminate Youth-led Community-Based Participatory Research

May 26, 2015FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact Nikki Zaleskinikki@icah.org[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='10'] ICAH Receives Grant to Implement and Disseminate Youth-led Community-Based Participatory Research. [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='10']Chicago, IL-  The Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health (ICAH) is pleased to announce the receipt of a seed grant from the Alliance for...

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Young Parents Coast to Coast Campaign

07 May Young Parents Coast-to-Coast Share Wisdom instead of Shame

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/xVIFsEotyKU']You’d think any self-respecting teen pregnancy prevention campaign would provide lots of information about how to use contraception and how to have healthy conversations with sexual partners - the best ways to avoid unplanned pregnancy. That hasn’t been happening. [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='5'] Instead, these are the norm:[gallery...

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Title IX Town Hall School Network April 15 2015

23 Mar Let’s Talk Town Hall on April 15th, 2015: Support the Academic Rights of Pregnant and Parenting Youth

RSVP Online - Space is LimitedWhen: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 8:30am to 11:30amWhat: ICAH's School Network is hosting a town hall in the Southern Suburbs following the national release of the US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights recommendations to support the academic success of pregnant and parenting students under Title IX.Where: Thornton High School Vocational/Technical Building...

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02 Mar Reparative Therapy in Illinois

by Joy Messinger  [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] Recent events have prompted increased attention on the subject of conversion therapy, including last fall's testimony at the United Nations Committee on Torture in Geneva by members of the National Center for Lesbian Rights #BornPerfect Advisory Board and the tragic death of transgender...

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  • Youth Sexual Rights Zine
  • Youth Sexual Health Zine
  • Youth Sexual Rights Zine

04 Aug Sexual Health, Rights, & Identities Zines

These three zines have been created by youth for youth at the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health. They contains youth-friendly information about: Sexual Rights in accessing health care services so we can advocate for ourselves in the doctor's office, at school, at home, or wherever we might face barriers in accessing...

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08 May Write a Letter: Special Policies Protecting trans* Youth in Chicago Schools

The Youth Committee of the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, is working on a project called SPPY or Special Policies Protecting trans* Youth. This project hopes to create implementation of policies in Chicago Public Schools that would protect transgender and gender non-conforming students from discrimination and marginalization by school staff and...

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08 May New Legislation: Pregnant and Parenting Student Access to Education Act

www.strongfamiliesmovement.org • 1440 Broadway, Suite 301, Oakland, CA 94612 [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] For immediate release Contact: Adriann Barboa [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] May 7, 2013 Field Director, Strong Families, NM [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] 505-379-1962, [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] adriann@forwardtogether.org [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up=''...

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