Mamas Day 2015: Lifting Up Young Mamas

May 1, 2015

On this 5th anniversary of Strong Families’ annual Mamas Day Campaign, we are reflecting on this innovative campaign’s origins—young mamas asserting their worth and that they are deserving of respect and support as all mamas are. Over the past...

Calling Mamas Day Artists!

January 14, 2015

Four out of five people living in the US do not live behind the “picket fence” with a mom at home and a dad at work. While that life has never been the reality for most of us, the default for “family” is often this narrow ideal.Strong Families is proud to push back on that idea with one of...

Media Advisory: Hold Albuquerque Police Accountable

December 9, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORYFamilies of Albuquerque Police Shootings to Deliver 45,000 Signatures DemandingAttorney General Eric Holder Hold Officers ResponsibleOver 45,000 people from around the country are calling for a federal investigation of the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) officers who have shot and...

May 22nd, 2015

May 22nd, 2015

ICYMI: Yesterday, Governor Brown signed HB 2307 into law, banning conversion therapy in Oregon! Help us congratulate Strong Families partner Basic Rights Oregon for their hard-earned win.

Bill Signing - Governor Brown Signs HB 2307 Youth Mental Health Protection Act

On Thursday May 21, 2015 Governor Brown held a ceremonial bill signing for HB 2307, the Youth Mental Health Protection Act.

May 21st, 2015

#SayHerName #BlackTransWomenMatter

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When we say #BlackLivesMatter, that means we must uplift and fight for the lives of #BlackTransWomen. We're not free until we all get free! #SayTheirName #SayHerName #BlackTransWomenMatter #MyaHall #IslanNettles #PennyProud #CeCeMcDonald #KaylaMoore #IslanNettles

News from Strong Families Partners

Moving a Responsible Speech Memorial in Albuquerque

Media Literacy Project | April 2014

HEAL4immigrants – Federal Legislation to Ensure Health Access for Immigrant Women and Families

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health | April 2014