WCA’s 2022 Advocacy Breakfast Sheds Light on the Need for Increased Mental Health Supports

The Westchester Children’s Association (WCA) held its annual Advocacy Breakfast on October 18. The Annual Kathryn Wasserman Davis Child Advocacy Lecture was presented by Dr. Kira Hudson Banks, co-founder of the Institute for Healing Justice and Equity at Sant Louis University. Dr. Banks spoke to the audience of over 100 about supporting the socio-emotional wellbeing of youth and that change must begin with an understanding of equity as “the guarantee of fair treatment, access, opportunity, and advancement while at the same time striving to identify and eliminate barriers that have prevented the full participation of some groups.” Read More »

Digital Access Survey 2022

Westchester Parents… Let’s make our children and families into online heroes! Fill out our Digital Access Survey to share your experiences and struggles with internet access, computer devices, online support, and training. Westchester Children’s Association (WCA), through a partnership with Pace … Read More »

NYS 2021 Budget Public Hearings

Speak up for children and youth in Westchester at the upcoming New York State Senate Budget Hearings! NYS Senate Hearings on – Thursday, February 11th @ 2 – 5 pm and – Tuesday, February 16 @ 5 – 8 pm … Read More »