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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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ICAH Town Hall Jan 2015 Title IX

24 Feb What’s New in ICAH’s Networks [Spring 2015]

School Network Hosts Second Title IX Town Hall On January 16th, ICAH hosted an informational session for school personnel and community advocates at the YWCA in Glendale Heights about supporting the academic success of pregnant and parenting youth under Title IX.  The informational session included an overview of Title IX as it...

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Youth-Friendly Healthcare Town Hall Spring 2014-6

03 Sep One Year of Network Organizing

At ICAH, our core strategies are education, advocacy, and organizing. We often send out information about our robust training offerings. This month I wanted to share with you the important work that's happening in the organizing department.Organizing is about collectively building our power to change systems of oppression and injustice. For...

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School Network Town Hall Young Parents

25 Oct School Network Hosts Title IX Town Hall

ICAH's School Network hosted a town hall on October 25th, 2013 about supporting the academic success of pregnant and parenting youth under Title IX. Learn more about Title IX on ICAH's School Network page. Panels included:[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='30']Overview of Title IX, including obligations for enforcement as it applies...

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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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thank you cps

11 Apr Thank You for Choosing Real Sex Ed, CPS!

Youth Leaders from the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health have written a thank you letter to Chicago Public Schools thanking them for the recent policy change around K-12 Comprehensive Sexual Health Education in Schools. Please publish and share this letter. Contact jenni@icah.org for more details.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up=''...

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05 Feb #SafeSpace: A World Without Bullying

Join the conversation on Facebook![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']ICAH's Youth Leadership Council recently started a Safe Space Postcard Campaign to share belief statements about bullying. YLC Members created artwork on one side of the postcards, envisioning a world without bullying. On the other side, they wrote...

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