YouthNPower has been busy! We have been linking our research, organizing and advocacy over the last year, fighting for a collective future that reimagines support and policy for youth and families in crisis. We are actively committed to boldly envisioning and transforming our systems to be caring and just.

 YouthNPower’s January / February 2024 Newsletter!

YouthNPower’s January / February 2024 Newsletter!

Greetings! As we celebrate Black History Month, we’re thrilled to welcome you to the inaugural newsletter of 2024 from YouthNPower! Prepare for an exciting journey as we delve into our continued support for our people, transition aged youth and our…

 YouthNPower’s November / December Newsletter!

YouthNPower’s November / December Newsletter!

Here is our November/December edition of our YouthNPower newsletter. We are thrilled to present a diverse range of content in this issue, and we hope it will inspire and engage you. We are excited to feature the multi-talented young artist,…

 YouthNPower’s October Newsletter!

YouthNPower’s October Newsletter!

We’ve launched our second monthly newsletter providing some updates on our work, including some wonderful artwork by Destiny T, an incredible young artist who uses her art to express herself. Her artwork and thoughts behind her beautiful pieces are featured…

 YouthNPower’s First Newsletter!

YouthNPower’s First Newsletter!

We’ve launched our first monthly newsletter providing some updates on our work, powerful writing from the YNP team, and links to upcoming activities.  Let us know what you think! DOWNLOAD AUGUST NEWSLETTER

 YouthNPower Demands Community Investment

YouthNPower Demands Community Investment

On Thursday, October 12, 2023 we are presenting at the Rutgers Law School Symposium: What’s Next? Supporting Children, Youth, and Families in a Post-Abolition World.  YouthNPower: Transforming Care Collective members Denice Ocana and Julia Davis will be discussing our vision…

 Guaranteed Income Movement Work

Guaranteed Income Movement Work

New York City Passes Legislation to Support Direct Cash Transfer Pilots! In June 2023 the New York City Council passed local law 561-B to create a pathway for City funds to support unconditional cash transfer projects like ours!  Members of…

 YouthNPower Housing Demands

YouthNPower Housing Demands

UNITE! Housing Platform Launch. YouthNPower: Transforming Care is building power with allies at the Coalition for Homeless Youth and launched the project partnership UNITE to transfer power to young people and to hold systems accountable to dismantle the silos and…

 Community Conversations on Youth Leadership

Community Conversations on Youth Leadership

YouthNPower: Transforming Care presents at the Youth Transition Funders Meeting. In April 2023, Jose Perez and Julia Davis presented about the work of the collective at a national meeting of the Youth Transition Funders Group. The group included a national…