Over 250 advocates covered the Capitol in Orange during our most successful Youth Advocacy Day yet!
162 youth and young adults and 96 adults joined us in Olympia, meeting with over 20 legislators and staff.
Attendees observed the Prudent Parent Standard(HB 2699) and Sealing Juvenile Records (HB1651) pass the House of Representatives!
76% of surveyed youth attendees met with a legislator or legislative staff.
Following YAD, our legacy priority Extended Foster Care was revived in the House budget proposal!