CARES ADVOCATES AT A GLANCE
As a grassroots organization, CARES commits itself to the empowerment of both students and parents in the larger Binghamton region. We participate in lobbying sure, but our real work is directly with parents and teachers and students, developing healthy relationships built on trust and understanding. We are pushing together for higher standards of justice for our children.
journeys toward liberation
Parents team up with teachers in the classroom and both learn and teach together.
Income opportunities as well as powerful hands-on experiences working inside schools
Bridging knowledge and communication gaps between families, students and schools
Become part of a growing team of parents and teachers working to maximize education opportunities for our all students
Take part in important surveying to provide clear pictures of where our greatest needs, and strengths lie.
Free training and certification
Make new friends and meet people
Build community around shared understandings