Westchester Children’s Association Organizes First Ever “Commissioners’ Conversation” on June 22, 2023

Westchester Children’s Association (WCA), the only independent child advocacy organization in Westchester, will host the first “Commissioners’ Conversation” on Thursday, June 22nd and has invited county officials to participate. The event, open to the public, will be held at the … Read More »

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 »

Remote Learning Town Hall & Agenda

Westchester Parents & Guardians! Westchester Children’s Association and Family Ties of Westchester will co-host a “Town Hall on Remote Learning for Parents and Guardians of Westchester Students” on Wednesday, October 14th from 5 – 6 pm.  It will feature … Read More »