Speaking of Kids Blog

September 25, 2018

State Report Highlights What’s at Risk for Children of Young Parents

In its latest KIDS COUNT® policy report, the Annie E. Casey Foundation highlights the needs…
September 25, 2018

100% Kids Covered: What Medicaid Means to Jose and His Children.

Health insurance through the Medicaid program helps thousands of Utah families. About 20% of children…
September 24, 2018

Protect All Our Families: Voices for Utah Children Opposes Proposed Trump ‘Public Charge’ Rule

Regardless of where we were born, we all deserve to be healthy and safe. But…
September 13, 2018

New Income and Poverty Census Data Released

New Census Data Released Today Today the U.S. Census Bureau released the state-level results of…
September 12, 2018

The Latest Census Data Health Insurance Findings...

U.S. Progress in Reducing the Rate of Uninsured Kids Stalls in 2017; Utah’s progress in…
July 11, 2018

We Can't "Solve" Homelessness If We Don't "Fix" Child Care

At a recent meeting between the Department of Workforce Services (DWS) and local advocates (including…
March 30, 2018

FY2018 Federal Budget Contains An Easter Egg for Working Families with Kids

In March, Congress finally passed a federal budget for FY2018, and President Trump actually signed…
March 14, 2018

2018 Utah Legislative Update

The 2018 Legislative Session is over. Voices for Utah Children worked tirelessly to advocate for…
March 12, 2018

Vote for Kids 2018

With the upcoming election, make sure you ask the candidates what they are doing to…