Past Events

Past Events

 - | - | 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

, | - | Los Angeles, CA

The California Wellness Foundation's Violence Prevention Conference offered executive directors and program staff an opportunity to discuss a variety of

 - | - | Layton, UT
Speaker(s):
Shannon Flasch , Associate Director NCCD

The JOINING FORCES: Structured Decision Making session at the

, | - | Washington, DC
Speaker(s):
Angela Irvine, Director of Research, NCCD
Marie Williams, Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
Ryan Wilson, U.S. Department of Justice

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, youth continue to experience high rates of bullying and harassment in schools, hostile treatment by school administrators, and family and community rejection that leaves them vulnerable and at

 - | - | San Francisco, CA
Speaker(s):
Melodee Hanes, Acting Administrator in the Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
George Gascon, San Francisco District Attorney

In addition to NCCD, this luncheon was co-sponsored by The California Endowment, The California Wellness Foundation,