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September 2022Vol. 23, No. 7Child Welfare Virtual Expo 2022

The Capacity Building Center for States, a service of the Children's Bureau, will hold its annual Virtual Child Welfare Virtual Expo on September 28, 2022. The theme of this year's expo is "Power in Partnerships: Prioritizing Lived Expertise in Child Welfare."  

Attendees will be able to participate in dynamic online sessions, including "Methods and Emerging Strategies to Engage People With Lived Experience," "Listen, Engage, and Reflect: How to Authentically and Respectfully Engage Individuals With Lived Experience in Storytelling Practices," "Authentic Youth and Family Engagement: Deploying Individuals With Lived Experience as Advisors," and more. In addition, attendees will have the chance to exchange ideas with experts, peers, and colleagues as well as virtually network and connect with other professionals.

Registration is currently open. To learn more about the upcoming expo and to view the orientation video, visit the Capacity Building Center for States virtual expo webpage.