Tag: CAA

Through the Eyes of a Child Luncheon in October

| August 29, 2016
Through the Eyes of a Child Luncheon in October

CAA’s sights are set on the month of October, when Children’s Action Alliance hosts their annual flagship fundraising luncheon.

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Your Opportunity to Give Input on Arizona’s Education Priorities is Here

| August 29, 2016
Your Opportunity to Give Input on Arizona’s Education Priorities is Here

The state’s Department of Education is inviting all Arizonans to share their priorities for education by responding to an online survey, the results of which will be used to develop Arizona’s plan for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

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Arizona Kids Count Data Shows Successes, Declines in Kids’ Conditions

| August 22, 2016
Arizona Kids Count Data Shows Successes, Declines in Kids’ Conditions

The astronomical increase in the number of kids in foster care shows a dire need for greater investment in prevention services for at-risk families.

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Children’s Issues Are Critical This and Every Election Year

| August 22, 2016
Children’s Issues Are Critical This and Every Election Year

There is a lot of sound and fury to take our attention this election season. A new national poll shows that American voters recognize the importance of voting for kids.

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Trends in Child Safety

| August 15, 2016
Trends in Child Safety

Arizonans remain on red alert about our responsibility to protect children from abuse and neglect as we hear about horrible cases of parents killing children, children suddenly removed from group homes due to safety concerns, and a judge holding the Department of Child Safety in contempt of court due to a lack of timely services to families…

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Asking Questions of Candidates About Their Support of Education

| August 15, 2016
Asking Questions of Candidates About Their Support of Education

By now, most Arizona voters who vote by mail should have gotten their ballots for this year’s primary elections and are in the process of choosing their candidates.

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We Need Your Support to Urge Congress to Vote Yes for Foster Care Prevention Services

| August 1, 2016
We Need Your Support to Urge Congress to Vote Yes for Foster Care Prevention Services

A request from Children’s Action Alliance for support to urge Congress to vote YES for Foster Care Prevention Services

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KidsCare Enrollment

| August 1, 2016
KidsCare Enrollment

Beginning July 26, families across Arizona who earn too much to qualify for the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), yet cannot afford the cost of private health insurance, will be able to apply for low- or no-cost coverage through KidsCare.

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Normalcy in Foster Care

| July 11, 2016
Normalcy in Foster Care

A letter from Breanna Carpenter at CAA on normalcy in foster care.

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New Kids Count Report Ranks Arizona 45th in Nation

| June 27, 2016
New Kids Count Report Ranks Arizona 45th in Nation

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is out with its annual KIDS COUNT® Data Book, ranking Arizona 45th overall, up from 46th in 2015…

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