Past Events

Past Events

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Speaker(s):
Kathy Park, Vice President, NCCD
George Overholser, CEO, Third Sector Capital Partners

On May 29, 2014, NCCD Vice President Kathy Park and George Overholser, CEO of

 - | - | San Diego, CA

The NCCD Conference on Children, Youth, and Families, which will take place May 14–16, 2014, in San Diego, California, seeks to engage all systems working with children and families, including child protection,

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Speaker(s):
Adria E. Navarro, PhD, LCSW, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Azusa Pacific University
Kathleen H. Wilber, PhD, Mary Pickford Foundation Professor of Gerontology, University of Southern California

Despite growing awareness of elder abuse, the cases referred to Adult Protective Services (APS) rarely involve prosecution of the abuser. The aim of the study to be discussed in this webinar was to examine effectiveness when APS uses an elder

 - | - | Berkeley, CA
Speaker(s):
Ronald Hughes, Director of the Institute for Human Services

Ronald Hughes, a member of the NCCD board of directors, will give a lecture on differential response at the University of California, Berkeley, on December 3rd, 2013. Dr. Hughes

 - | - | The W Hotel, San Francisco, CA

MJS LogoThe MJS Awards are the

 - | - | San Francisco, CA

Inspired by the courage of Malala Yousufzai to speak up for equal rights of women and girls,

 - | - | Los Angeles, CA

How does journalism, public policy, and social work come together?

Every five seconds a case of child abuse is reported in the U.S., amounting to 3.3 million a year. In America, five children die from abuse every day. Beyond

 - | - | Piedmont, CA

The Spot (an Oakland based youth center) and Asian Health Services Youth Program hosted their first International Women’s Day Celebration. The event honored NCCD's

 - | - | Berkeley, CA

NCCD staff presented at UC Berkeley's Social Justice Symposium again this year:

The Intersection of Race, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems

 - | - | San Francisco, CA
Speaker(s):
Melinda Haag, U.S. Attorney
George Gascón, San Francisco District Attorney
Seth Williams, Philadephia District Attorney

Following our last event on June 25, 2012, NCCD presented the next panel in our Policy and Practice series. This series brings together subject-matter experts to discuss the strategies and techniques