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Nov 12, 2014 New KIDS COUNT® Report Recommends Two-Generation Programs to Strengthen Families
Oct. 23, 2014 Tennessee Launches Afterschool Network on Governor-Proclaimed Lights On Afterschool Day Supported by United Ways of Tennessee
Aug. 27, 2014 Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth Releases Recommendations on Mountain View Youth Development Center Deaths
July 22, 2014 Tennessee's Improvement in 2014 National KIDS COUNT Data Book Among Best in the Nation
April 1, 2014 Success of All Children Key to Prosperous Future, Report Says
March 11, 2014 New Outstanding Public Official Award Honors Sen. Douglas Henry: TCCY Media Award Also Renamed the John Seigenthaler Making KIDS COUNT Media Award
March 7, 2014 Children’s Advocacy Days – March 11-12
January 28, 2014 Tennessee Fourth Graders’ NAEP Reading Scores Improved over 10-Year Period
November 4, 2013 Report Focuses on the Importance of the First Eight Years as a Foundation for Children's Futures
June 24, 2013 Tennessee Ranks 39th in KIDS COUNT Child Well-Being Report
June 7, 2013 New KIDS COUNT: State of the Child Report Addresses Importance of Meeting the Needs of Abused and Neglected Children
March 19, 2013 TCCY Announces Media, Child Advocacy and Youth Awards
March 6, 2013 Numbers Matter: Child Advocacy Days 2013
February 27, 2013 Tennessee Leads Nation in Juvenile Justice Reforms
December 3, 2012 KIDS COUNT Policy Report on Disconnected Youth Released
October 17, 2012 Governor Names October 18 Lights On Afterschool Day
July 25, 2012 Tennessee Ranked 36th in New KIDS COUNT Child Well-Being Ranking
June 6, 2012 New KIDS COUNT State of the Child Report Examines State Spending on Children
May 23, 2012 KIDS COUNT Policy Report Needs of Children Living with Extended Family Members
February 23, 2012 New KIDS COUNT Data Snapshot Looks at the Effects of Concentrated Poverty
October 19, 2011 Governor Proclaims Oct. 20 Lights On Afterschool Day
August 26, 2011 New Memphis-Area Members Appointed to the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth
August 26, 2011 Murfreesboro Attorney Appointed to the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth
August 26, 2011 Knoxville Area Members Appointed to the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth
August 17, 2011 Improving Outcomes for Children
August 10, 2011 TCCY Issues KIDS COUNT State of the Child Report
March 15, 2011 Youth, Social Service Advocate, Media Honored
March 9, 2011 Children’s Advocacy Days — March 15-16 A related fact sheet with data highlights is also available.
November 10, 2010 TCCY Issues KIDS COUNT State of the Child Report
July 27, 2010 Tennessee Achieves Highest Ever Ranking in KIDS COUNT Child Well-Being Ranking An related fact sheet with data highlights is also available.
June 23, 2010 NATIONALLY RENOWNED EXPERT ON CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH TO SPEAK IN NASHVILLE
May 18, 2010 Tennessee Experts Say Reading by the End of Third Grade Matters
March 1, 2010 Gubernatorial Forum Scheduled for Children’s Advocacy Days - March 9-10
January 12, 2010 Tennesseans Appointed to National Advisory Group
November 24, 2009 TCCY Awards Delinquency Prevention Grants
October 6, 2009 TCCY Releases KIDS COUNT: The State of the Child in Tennessee
July 28, 2009 20th Annual Child Well-Being Report Identifies Areas of Focus for Tennessee
March 10, 2009 Youth in Youth Development Center Honored
March 6, 2009 Children’s Advocacy Days Scheduled for March 10-11
September 25, 2008 Advocates Ask Candidates to Make Children a Priority
June 12, 2008 Tennessee Improves in Child Well-Being Ranking
June 6, 2008 National KIDS COUNT National Data Book Tennessee Press Conference
May 22, 2008 TCCY Issues KIDS COUNT State of the Child Report
March 11, 2008 Advocates, Media Honored by Commission on Children and Youth
March 7, 2008 Advocates Gather for 20th Annual Children’s Advocacy Days
October 12, 2007 Governor Proclaims Oct. 18 Lights On Afterschool Day
July 25, 2007 State Improves in Child-Well-Being Ranking
June 26, 2007 TCCY Issues KIDS COUNT State of the Child Report: A Blueprint for the Success of Tennessee’s Children
March 12 , 2006 Advocate, Media Awards
March 6 , 2006 Children’s Advocacy Days
October 11, 2006 Lights On After School Celebrated
September 27, 2006 TCCY Announces Juvenile Justice Grants
August 10, 2006 Some Tennessee Children Faring Better Than Others
June 27, 2006 State Drops in Child Well-Being Rankings
Efforts on Tap to Address Concerns
July 27, 2005 Good Policies Help Tennessee’s Children
February 2, 2005 Birth Conditions Affect Tennessee Children
December 8, 2004 Rural, Urban Children Face Similar Barriers
July 7, 2004 New Report Identifies Needs, Successes for Children
June 3, 2004 Tennessee Ranked 43rd in Child Well-Being
March 2, 2004 Rural Families’ Problems Need Systemic Solutions
June 11, 2003 Investing in Children Pays Off
May 1, 2003 Early Efforts Are Key for Tennessee Children
March 18, 2003 TCCY Honors Media
March 7, 2003 Governor to Speak at Children’s Advocacy Days
June 10, 2002 TCCY Funds Study of Disparities in Juvenile Justice System
May 23, 2002 Tennessee Scores on One Measure of Well-Being
May 1, 2002 Tennessee Equipping Children to Face the Future
March 6, 2002 Advocate, Reporters and Youth Honored by TCCY
February 22, 2002 Training for 2002 Grant Applicants Scheduled
February 27, 2002 Gubernatorial Forum to Highlight Children’s Advocacy Days
February 22, 2002 Training for 2002 Grant Applicants Scheduled
September 20, 2002 Tennessee is Short-Changing Its Children: Unmet Needs 2001
May 22, 2001 National KIDS COUNT Data Book Release
March 14, 2001 Four Tennesseans Honored
February 20, 2001 Right Start Reports on Infant Well-Being Released
October 4, 2000 2000 State of the Child in Tennessee Released
June 20, 2000 State Ranks Low on Rating of Services to Children
March 22, 2000 Advocates, Reporter Receive Award