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Teen Lifeline answering more calls from Arizona during pandemic

Among the most vulnerable are young people with mental health challenges. Before the pandemic, rates of mental illness had been steadily increasing. As the coronavirus pandemic has unfolded, service requests for help with mental health have steadily increased in Arizona.…

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Experts: Latino youth ‘invisible’ in juvenile justice data

Today, the Latino and Hispanic population is the largest ethnic or racial minority group in the country, according to the U.S. Census. Yet, experts say their presence in the juvenile justice system is severely underreported. Many experts agree Latino, Indigenous and…

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Bill would allow all students to receive free meals

A legislative bill introduced Thursday by House Committee on Education and Labor Chairman Bobby Scott (VA-03) would grant all students eligibility to receive free school nutrition services this school year via the Pandemic Child Hunger Prevention Act.

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