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  1. Report: ACA’s Next Phase Can Benefit from CHIP Outreach Lessons

    May 12, 2014

    Washington – A new brief released today by the bipartisan children’s advocacy organization First Focus identifies important lessons from…

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  2. Report: States’ Choices Decide if Former Foster Youth Get Healthcare

    April 17, 2014

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  3. Children Lose With House 2015 Budget

    April 2, 2014

    Washington – The bipartisan children’s advocacy organization First Focus expressed concern that the House Budget Committee’s proposed…

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In the News

  1. This 'Backpack' Holds the Key to a Brighter Future for Foster Kids

    July 1, 2014 | Kathleen O'Brien | NationSwell

  2. Why Every Foster Kid Should Have an 'Electronic Backpack'

    June 24, 2014 | J.B. Wogan | Governing

  3. Congress takes step to extend children’s healthcare program

    June 12, 2014 | Elise Viebeck | The Hill

Top of Our List

  1. Improving Kids Eating Habits May Take Time, but Healthy School Meals are Critical

    July 23, 2014

    Over the last decade, many local and federal officials have worked to make the food served to our children in schools healthier so that all…

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  2. Advocates Rally to Protect Refugee Children

    July 18, 2014

    By Eleazar Gutierrez, First Focus Intern Associate

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  3. Empowering Educators to Combat Sex Trafficking

    July 16, 2014

    By Lexie Gruber, First Focus Intern Associate

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  1. Reducing Asthma Triggers Keeps Kids Healthy

    September 19, 2014

    Asthma is one of the most serious chronic childhood diseases in the United States, affecting one in seven children nationwide.

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