Mia Daugherty is one of the co-leaders of Village of Moms, which grew out of our Project LAUNCH Action in Neighborhoods work. We are so proud of the work Village of Moms is doing, and we are grateful to be able to support such strong leaders in our community. Read more about Mia, and the most recent Village of Mom’s […]
It’s a wrap! Legislative session nets gains for children and their families, losses and future challenges
More than one hundred people came together on June 3 for a forum that examined how children and their families fared in the 2015 legislative session.
Please join us for a special forum reviewing the 2015 Missouri Legislature’s actions impacting children
Mark your calendar for Wednesday, June 3, from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. for “The 2015 Missouri Legislature and Children.”
In a letter to the editor, Ruth Ehresman discusses proposed cuts to social services in Missouri and the impact of those cuts on both the recipients of the services and workers employed by state social service agencies.
VCR Director Rich Patton gave a presentation on the state of child well-being in the St. Louis area to a recent meeting of the Ferguson Commission. The slides illustrate the wide disparities in child well-being across the region, along with VCR’s overall view of the issue and the strategic approach that should be taken to address it. See his slides.