Past Events

Past Events

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NCCD and the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) are co-sponsoring this webinar discussing the challenges and needs around the growing proportion of female youth who are prosecuted as adults. The webinar will shed light on realities facing

 - | - | UW - Madison School of Social Work
Speaker(s):
Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW, Dean, School of Social Work, Loyola University-Chicago President, National Association of Social Workers

Dr. Wheeler will deliver a lecture titled “The Tip of the Iceberg: Social Work, Social Justice, and Social Action,” exploring the relationship between doing social work and addressing social injustice. Dr. Wheeler asks whether the field of social

 - | - | Haverford College
Speaker(s):
Nicole Pittman, Stoneleigh Fellow, NCCD Senior Program Specialist

Join Nicole Pittman for an undergraduate lecture at Haverford College's Department of Sociology entitled "Raised on the Registry: The Irreparable Harm of Placing Children in Sex Offender Registries in the U.S."

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Speaker(s):
Madelyn Iris, PhD, Director, Leonard Schanfield Research Institute, CJE SeniorLife
Kendon J. Conrad, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Chestnut Health Systems, Normal, Illinois; and Professor Emeritus, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago

Half or more of all cases reported to adult protective services are for elder self-neglect (ESN), which directly affects older adults and, consequently, their families, neighbors, and communities. ESN has public health implications due to its

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Speaker(s):
Laura Mosqueda, MD, FAAFP, AGSF, Chair, Department of Family Medicine, Professor of Family Medicine and Geriatrics (Clinical Scholar) and Associate Dean of Primary Care, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California

It is often difficult to figure out if an injury or wound is due to elder abuse. In part, this is because many of the normal and common age-related changes mask and mimic signs of elder abuse. "Older adults bruise easily" and "old people who aren

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Speaker(s):
Deirdre O’Connor, Senior Program Specialist

Deirdre O'Connor will review NCCD's current Pay for Success feasibility assessment RFP, including a brief demonstration of the grant application process. Click

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Speaker(s):
Deirdre O'Connor, NCCD
Jennifer Stoff, Social Innovation Fund/Corporation for National and Community Service
John Roman, Urban Institute

Deirdre O'Connor, project manager for NCCD's Social Innovation Fund Pay for Success work, will present in this webinar, hosted by BJA’s

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Speaker(s):
Kathy Park, Vice President
Deirdre O'Connor, Senior Program Specialist

Racial disparities in child welfare and juvenile justice systems are prevalent throughout the nation. This webinar will provide an overview of Pay for Success and discuss an upcoming opportunity for using it to address these disparities in these

 - | - | Washington, DC

As part of President Barack Obama's vision for building a smarter, more effective government, Pay for Success has emerged as an approach for government to partner with