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Dec/Jan 2009Vol. 9, No. 10Conferences

Upcoming national conferences on adoption and child welfare through April 2009 include:

January 2009

  • SSWR Thirteenth Annual Conference
    Research That Promotes Sustainability and (Re)Builds Strengths

    Society for Social Work and Research
    January 16–18, New Orleans, LA
  • 23rd Annual San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment
    Chadwick Center for Children and Families
    January 26–30, San Diego, CA

February 2009

  • Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs Annual Conference
    Launching Maternal and Child Health: Opportunities for a New Era

    February 21–25, Washington, DC
  • Fourth International Conference on Post Adoption Services
    Adoption Connections Training Institute: OneWorld Neighborhood

    Center for Family Connections
    February 23–25, Cambridge, MA
  • CWLA 2009 National Conference
    Children Today . . . America's Future!

    Child Welfare League of America
    February 23–25, Washington, DC

March 2009

  • 36th Annual New England Adoption Conference
    Adoption Community of New England, Inc.
    March 28, Bellingham, MA
  • 17th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect
    Focusing on the Future: Strengthening Families and Communities

    Children's Bureau, Office on Child Abuse and Neglect
    March 30–April 4, Atlanta, GA

April 2009

Further details about national and regional adoption and child welfare conferences can be found through the Conference Calendar Search feature on the Child Welfare Information Gateway website: