Children

The State of New York’s Children on January 15, 2019

On January 15th, Schuyler Center policy staff gathered with over 60 legislators, legislative and agency staff, and other friends and partners to talk about the State of New York’s children.  Read about and see our data and the policy priorities we think are critical to improving the lives of all children in New York.   

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Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn Come to Albany

Register Now for A Path Appears: A Discussion of Social Interventions that Work with Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Pulitzer Prize winners and authors of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide.  October 29, 2015 90 State Street, Albany 8:30 a.m. (breakfast will be served) Kristof and WuDunn are the authors of…

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Special Screening of Kids for Ca$h

The Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy is excited to co-sponsor a special screening of the documentary KIDS FOR CA$H. Please join Families Together in New York State on September 30, 2014 at 6:30 PM at the Proctors Theater in Schenectady, NY. This screening of KIDS FOR CA$H will highlight the lost opportunities of a…

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Next Look: NYS Budget 2014-15, Comparison of Executive and Legislative Budget Initiatives

The NYS Assembly and Senate recently passed resolutions of their respective budget priorities.  Please see our ‘Next Look‘ that compares the Executive and Legislative Budget initiatives with Schuyler Center policy priorities. What happens now?    Budget conference committees will meet to negotiate and ultimately determine the final budget.  New York’s budget year begins April 1st and…

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Schuyler Center press release on Assembly one-house budget

The Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy is pleased the Assembly one-house budget proposal supports initiatives that strengthen families. Child welfare prevention services help families with supports and services before there is a crisis.  We applaud the Assembly for recognizing this and increasing the State match for prevention services and increasing funding for critical child…

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Webinar: Connecting Families to Coverage, is now online

Connecting Families to Coverage, a March 7, 2014 Schuyler Center webinar in partnership with the NY State of Health the Official Health Plan Marketplace (NYSOH), and the Early Care & Learning Council (ECLC), covering the importance of health insurance for families, an introduction to the NYSOH, enrollment procedures, and consumer assistance. See the PowerPoint presentation from…

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Health care push at Capitol

Members of Health Care for All New York (HCFANY), which includes the Schuyler Center’s Kate Breslin, gathered Monday at the Legislative Office Building in Albany to discuss their campaign to ensure that the Assembly and Senate’s bills to be released this week include a package of proposals that would improve health insurance affordability and coverage…

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