Upcoming Presentations & Events
Child Welfare League of America's National Conference
Advancing Excellence in Practice and Policy: Highlighting Successful Strategies to Address the Needs of Children, Youth, and Families. Immigration Session. Washington D.C. (Felicity Sackville Northcott, Elaine Weisman, Ausias Orti Moreno, Speakers) (March 29-31, 2017).
This session will address challenges, effective strategies, and best practices for culturally responsive services for unaccompanied children and refugee minors in three key areas: (1) outreach to and preparation of the sponsors to ensure effective care for and integration of the children; (2) working with those who enter child welfare; and (3) best practices and resources to ensure the protection of the children who are ordered or voluntarily decide to return home. View more information on CWLA's conference website.