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Families Together in New York State – Family Empowerment Day General Session

February 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join families and young people across New York State for a month of virtual advocacy about topics and issues that are important to you!

This year, we kick the month off with the Family Empowerment Day General Session on February 1st at 11am! Join fellow advocates to learn about the FTNYS Policy Priorities and participate in breakout sessions to prepare for the townhalls.

Our zoom townhall events are also making a return, but this time, they will be spread throughout the month of February. Town Halls are a chance for families and youth to share their perspectives with state commissioners and legislators.






Schedule so far:

Week 1: February 1st-4th

Family Empowerment Day

Tuesday, February 1st, 2022 at 11:00 A.M.


Mental Health Townhall

Thursday, February 3rd, 2022 at 1:30 PM


Addiction & Recovery Townhall



Week 2: February 7th-11th

Child Welfare Townhall

Friday, February 11th, 2022 at 11:00 A.M.


Youth Justice Townhall



Week 3: February 14th-18th

Developmental Disabilities Townhall



Education Townhall




February 1
11:00 am - 1:00 pm