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POPPYN Presents: Philadelphia Women and Girls of Color Town Hall

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In this segment, POPPYN visits "Breaking The Silence Philly: A Town Hall Hearing On Girls of Color" an event spearheaded by the African American Policy Forum that has visited cities across the United States. Girls and women shared testimonies about lived experiences with a panel of policy makers and community leaders while Philly residents listened. To learn more about the town hall visit: www.aapf.org. Philly youth who experience mental health challenges and disabilities reflect on their fears, hopes, needs and resources that support them. Special thanks to EYE to EYE - Temple Chapter, Youth Health Empowerment Project (Y-HEP), La Puerta Abierta and POPPYN Producers Nasir, Janay & Romao for sharing their stories. POPPYN (Presenting our Perspective on Philly Youth News) https://www.facebook.com/whatsPOPPYN http://uccollab.org/program/poppyn/ Instagram/Twitter: @whatspoppyn