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We're #WithDACA
November 18, 2016

The Young Center has long known that DACA—a program granting DREAMers the right to work—Is critically important for fostering the talent, contributions and the well-being of young adults who came to the U.S. as children. Today, the Center for American …


Message to Raise Awareness about the Significant Impact of the Presidential Election on Youth Health and Well-Being
November 16, 2016

The Illinois Childhood Trauma Coalition and Lurie Children’s Hospital Center for Childhood Resilience disseminated a post-election message to support marginalized youth. It provides guidance that may be helpful in Child Advocate conversations with children, their families, and other stakeholders. It


Jones Day Foundation
November 10, 2016

Thank you to the Jones Day Foundation for its generous grant of $100,000. In October, the Jones Day Foundation awarded the Young Center with a $100,000 grant to go toward assisting children in the U.S. immigration court system. This grant …