Speaking of Kids Blog

September 22, 2017

Tell Congress to Protect Healthcare for Kids: Graham-Cassidy ACA Repeal Bill Threatens the Children’s Health…

The Senate is moving hastily forward with a last-ditch attempt to repeal the ACA, known…
September 18, 2017

Support Home Visiting Programs!

Home visiting programs play a vital role for kids and families. They provide support to…
September 05, 2017

Extend CHIP Now! Resources & Info

CHIP, or the Children’s Health Insurance Program, needs to be renewed by the end of…
September 01, 2017

What’s on our back-to-school list? #1 Connect all kids with health insurance coverage!

It’s back to school time for kids across Utah. One of the most important things…
August 29, 2017

The time is now! Extend CHIP!

CHIP- or the Children’s Health Insurance Program- provides affordable health insurance to about 20,000 children…
July 06, 2017

Utah’s Double Medicaid Threat

At Voices for Utah Children, we are closely following what happens to Medicaid. The majority…
June 27, 2017

2017 Measures of Child Well-Being in Utah and the National Annie E. Casey Data Book…

Voices for Utah Children recently released our annual data book Measures of Child Well-Being in…
June 01, 2017

President Trump’s Proposed FY18 Budget: “Draconian,” “Reverse Robin Hood,” “Broken Promises,” “Fantasy-based”

“It breaks campaign promises... It's fantasy-based... Fiscally and socially, the Trump proposal is a reverse…
May 22, 2017

Misbehavior or Misdemeanor? A Report on the Utah’s School to Prison Pipeline

School disciplinary actions are decreasing in Utah’s public school system, but disparities in the amount…