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New NYAGV PSAs: "It's your right to own a gun. But do you really want to?"

New NYAGV PSAs: “It’s your right to own a gun. But do you really want to?”

NYAGV is releasing a series of new public service announcements (PSAs) to highlight the dangers of guns in the home. The 30-second PSAs look at how everyday situations–children playing, a... Read More
WNY Groups Join CAP Coalition

WNY Groups Join CAP Coalition

NYAGV is pleased to welcome several western New York organizations to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. The Coalition is working to pass Nicholas’s Law–A.53/S.2291—a child access prevention (CAP) law that will reduce child deaths from unintentional shootings,... Read More
NYAGV Welcomes Friends Seminary PA to the CAP Coalition

NYAGV Welcomes Friends Seminary PA to the CAP Coalition

NYAGV continues to build support for Nicholas’s Law with the addition of the Friends Seminary School Parents Association to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. The Coalition–which now has 50 member organizations–was formed by NYAGV... Read More
More PTAs Join CAP Coalition

More PTAs Join CAP Coalition

NYAGV continues to build support for Nicholas’s Law with the addition of new school parent organizations to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. The Coalition–which now has 47 member organizations–was formed by NYAGV to work for the... Read More
Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Stop by the NYAGV table at the Buffalo Peace and Nonviolence Festival–this Sunday, September 21–and show your support for child access prevention and safe gun storage by signing the petition for Nicholas’s Law (A8293/S7822). Read More
NY Nurses Group Joins CAP Coalition

NY Nurses Group Joins CAP Coalition

The New York State Nurses Association–the state’s largest union and professional association for registered nurses–has joined the coalition to help enact A8293/S7822, Nicholas’s Law. NYAGV is organizing the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns to build support for the... Read More
CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

The Child Care Council of Westchester–which champions healthy development of children, families and communities by promoting quality early care and education–is the latest organization to join the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. NYAGV is organizing the... Read More
League of Women Voters of NYS Joins CAP Coalition

League of Women Voters of NYS Joins CAP Coalition

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) is proud to welcome the League of Women Voters for New York State to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. NYAGV is organizing the coalition to build... Read More