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* Correction: Family Empowerment Day was listed incorrectly. The correct date is 3/10/2020.
Happy New Year, Family!

As we close out 2019
with many things to be grateful for,
we turn our gaze toward all the
good coming in 2020.

Below are some highlights to look forward to

Youth Justice
Advocacy Day
1/27/20

YOUTH AND THEIR ADULT ALLIES WILL RALLY AND MEET WITH LEGISLATORS TO FIGHT FOR A MORE
EQUITABLE JUSTICE SYSTEM!



To Sign Up Contact:
Laura Jankstrom at LJankstrom@cccnewyork.org
Join us in Albany for Family Empowerment Day and make your voice heard!
3/10/20*


Every year, hundreds of families, young people, and advocates from across the state gather together in Albany to deliver a crucial message to our state leaders: put children first this budget.

On March 10th, 2020, we will return to remind our elected officials that budgets are a moral document and children are our future. Together, we will demand our state priorities reflect that.

Network with other families and young people with lived experience.
Hear powerful speakers and awardees.
Engage with legislators and government officials.
Learn about important policy issues and get involved!
Discover how you can make a difference in your community!

Click here to learn more about FED!

The 2020 Families Together in New York State Conference will be April 26 & 27 in Albany.




SCHOLARSHIPS

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

VENDOR & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
On June 20-23, 2020

YOUTH POWER! of Families Together in New York State will host the seventh annual
University of YOUTH POWER! (UYP)

A for-youth-by-youth social justice conference that is modeled after a college experience in Albany. University of YOUTH POWER! will include professors from a variety of fields of work included: Disability Rights, Mental Health, Addiction, Foster Care, Juvenile Justice, Labor, Independent Living and More!

Click here to learn more!