Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood

Schuyler Center Coordinates an Opportunity to Improve Policies and Programs that Support Maternal Mental Health in New York

While the Schuyler Center has long recognized maternal mental health as an important component of women’s health, developing comprehensive policies across multiple agencies and sectors requires continuous effort. As many as one in seven women experience some form of depression during pregnancy or within 12 months after giving birth. In 2018, New York was invited…
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Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood

NY Advocates Urge Congressional Delegation to Support Home Visiting

Schuyler Center joined more than 100 advocates in calling on the New York Congressional Delegation to support the reauthorization of the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program.  Read the letter from advocates here.  Read the letter from State legislators here.    Home visiting is a smart, proven investment in our most important asset…

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Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and is an opportunity to turn our focus—and our lawmakers’ focus—to ensuring that all of New York’s children are safe and are given a real chance to live happy, fulfilling lives.  Read Kate Breslin’s President’s Message here.

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