We advocate for policies that give children the best possible opportunities for a brighter future and are making Kentucky the best place in America to be young.
The Face It® Movement officially launched in
April 2013 as an initiative led by Kosair Charities.
Face It aims to stop and prevent child abuse
for all children in the Commonwealth by 2023.
Oral health is an integral component of healthy child
development and learning.
Learn more about Delta Dental of Kentucky’s
Making Smiles Happen® initiative to measure and
improve the oral health status of children in Kentucky.
Kentucky Oral Health Coalition (KOHC)
is a group of concerned citizens, advocates,
and professionals working together to
improve oral health across Kentucky.
The Kinship Families Coalition of Kentucky is
a community group dedicated to raising awareness
of the issues surrounding kinship care in Kentucky
and forwarding recommendations for policy
changes to increase supports for kinship families.
Kentucky Youth Advocates has deep connections
with many groups of youth across Kentucky,
including the First Lady’s Youth Leadership Council,
Berea Partners for Education's Promising
Appalachian Leaders in Service (PALS), and Collins
High School FCCLA Oral Health 2020 team.
KYA engages these groups of youth by training
the next generation of leaders to find their voice
and advocate for themselves and their communities.