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International Conference on Innovations in Family Engagement

Event Dates
San Diego Marriott Mission Valley

8757 Rio San Diego Dr
San Diego, CA

The annual conference brings together 500 innovators to re-envision how child welfare and other systems can meaningfully engage families in planning and decision making. It attracts child welfare system professionals, allied partners, courageous leaders, and people who envision systems working differently, more effectively and in partnership with families.

It serves as a learning arena for leaders at all levels within human service organizations, you will find numerous opportunities to support you as you innovate in how you serve children and families. 

You will network with other leaders, share innovative practices and policies, create a link between research and practice, understand implementation successes and challenges, explore voice and participation of children/youth, and dialogue about system change with a special focus on power differentials, marginalized groups, disparities and disproportionality.  

Date Created: October 15, 2019