young parent Tag

07 Dec Birth Justice Toolkit

[vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="18816" img_size="full" alignment="center" style="vc_box_shadow_border" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" qode_css_animation="" link="https://issuu.com/icah/docs/birth_justice_toolkit__issu_"][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] Click the above image to read this toolkit!Take a Peek at our New Birth Justice Toolkit! The Birth Justice Toolkit is a comprehensive guide with easily accessible information and resources about pregnancy, labor, and postpartum, specifically designed for young people,...

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05 May Petition: Young Parents Dignity Agenda

Young parents need the same basic resources and opportunities as all parents: fair employment, educational opportunities, healthcare, housing, and childcare. During the Young Parents Week of Action, ask your representative to support the Young Parents’ Dignity Agenda. #YoungParentsDignityAs a state organization who works with and for pregnant and parenting youth,...

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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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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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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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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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18 May Take Pregnant and Parenting Youth Survey by May 31, 2012

ICAH fellow TeeNeka Jones, who is also an Illinois Early Childhood Fellow working at Health and Disability Advocates, is engaged with a Participatory Research project to survey young parents’ experiences in accessing public benefit programs. She has  worked as a Parent Educator within the Chicago Public School system, serving pregnant...

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