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April 2010Vol. 11, No. 3Conferences

Upcoming national conferences on adoption and child welfare through July 2010 include:

May 2010

  • Daniel Memorial Institute 17th Annual National Foster Care Conference
    Footsteps to the Future

    May 12–14, Clearwater Beach, FL
  • Prevent Child Abuse America National Conference
    Changing the Way We Think About Prevention: Making Children Our Priority

    May 17–19, Jacksonville, FL
  • Ninth Annual National Citizen Review Panel Conference
    University of Kentucky School of Social Work
    May 26–28, Lexington, KY

June 2010

  • 2010 Family Group Decision Making and Other Family Engagement Approaches Conference
    Fostering All the Connections

    American Humane
    June 22–25, Burlington, VT
  • Substance Exposed Newborns: Collaborative Approaches to a Complex Issue
    National Abandoned Infants Assistance Resource Center/University of California, Berkeley
    June 23–24, Alexandria, VA
  • APSAC's 18th Annual National Colloquium
    American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
    June 23–26, New Orleans, LA

July 2010

  • 2010 National Adoption Conference
    The Age to Engage in Adoption

    National Council for Adoption
    July 6–9, National Harbor, MD
  • International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference
    The Family Research Laboratory and the Crimes Against Children Research Center
    July 11–13, Portsmouth, NH
  • Training Institutes 2010
    New Horizons for Systems of Care: Effective Practice and Performance for Children and Youth With Mental Health Challenges and Their Families

    National Technical Assistance Center for Children's Mental Health
    July 14–18, Washington, DC
  • The 13th National Child Welfare Data and Technology Conference
    The Children's Bureau's National Resource Center for Child Welfare Data and Technology
    July 19–21, Bethesda, MD

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: