Amid colliding crises, are our kids safe? Only if you answer “yes” ten times.

In every county, local initiatives can survey their parents and youth to get answers.

1. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access health care?

2. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access behavioral health care?

3. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access food security programs?

4. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access housing security programs and safe housing?

5. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access affordable public transportation to vital services?

6. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access parent support services?

7. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access affordable early childhood learning programs?

8. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access fully-resourced community schools with health centers and extra tutors, mentors and navigators to link everyone to vital services — to ensure every student can succeed?

9. Can 100% of the children, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access youth mentoring programs?

10. Can 100% of the young adults, parents and caregiving grandparents in your county access job training and placement services to ensure job readiness, employment and self-sufficient families?

Our work is done when you can answer, “yes x 10” (with the data to back it up).

Mobilize! Survive! Thrive!

A NY Times bestselling author, social justice activist, Oprah guest, co-author of Attack of the Three-Headed Hydras, 100% Community and Anna, Age Eight.

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