The annual conference of the Child Welfare League of America will highlight successful strategies and practices in use by organizations and communities that can be leveraged to meet the challenges and opportunities of the Family First Prevention Services Act and help ensure that children and families flourish. Several NCCD staff will be presenting at the conference, including CEO Kathy Park, Phil Decter, and Sierra Fischer. Learn more here.
Aimed at those dedicated to improving the lives of older adults, the Aging in America Conference will present best practices and insights from leaders in the field of aging. NCCD staff members Karen Meulendyke and Colleen Kerwin will be presenting on the topic: “What Can Data Tell Us About Risk?” To learn more about this conference, click here.
The National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect presents speakers, workshops, and seminars to those working to achieve better outcomes for children and families. Practitioners, researchers, policy makers, parents, and volunteers are encouraged to attend and learn from their peers.
The Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Approximately 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters.