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National Indian Child Welfare Association 41st Annual Protecting Our Children Conference

Event Dates
Reno, NV

Peppermill Resort Spa Casino
Reno, NV

Participate in this event about American Indian and Alaska Native child advocacy issues.

Participants represent a cross-section of fields and interests including child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice service providers; legal professionals; students; advocates for children; and Tribal, state, and federal leaders.

Conference Goals:

  • Highlight successful strategies for developing effective services.
  • Reveal the latest and most innovative child welfare and children’s mental health service delivery practices.
  • Highlight tactics and strategies for financing and sustaining services that impact children.
  • Showcase strategies for involving youth and families in developing services and policies that lead to systems change.
  • Create peer-to-peer networks that will assist each other in the work toward permanency for all American Indian and Alaska Native families.
  • Share the latest research on the well-being of American Indian and Alaska Native children and effective child welfare and children’s mental health services, practices, and policies.

Date Created: October 28, 2022