Posts Tagged: Parent Advocacy

Rise Testimony, NY State Assembly Hearing on Family Involvement in the Child Welfare and Family Court Systems

Nancy Fortunato, Senior Parent Leader, and Jeanette Vega, Training Director at Rise, submitted written testimony to the NY State Assembly Committee on Children and Families and the Task Force on Women’s Issues as part of a public hearing in Albany, NY, November 21, 2019.

“At the city and state level, affected communities and parents should guide decisions about how to use available funds to best meet the needs of our communities and families.”