Joint Council on International Children's Services 37th Annual Child Welfare Symposium
The Joint Council on International Children's Services is announcing its 37 th Annual Child Welfare Symposium , which will be held in New York City, May 20-22, 2013 at the Conference Center, 130 East 59 th Street, New York, New York.
Every year, the Symposium brings together 200 professionals in the area of child welfare, adoption, and orphan care for three days of information gathering, idea sharing, and networking. All those with an interest in ensuring that children live, grow, and flourish in a permanent, safe, and loving family are invited to attend. Workshops at the 2012 Symposium covered topics such as post-adoption nutrition, the future of international adoption, and the changing media landscape with regard to permanency solution for children. This year, workshops will discuss, among other things, the nutritional needs of children in institutional care with finding from research in Kazakhstan, China, Haiti and India, best practices in domestic and inter-country adoptions, lessons learnt in early intervention programs and integrated approaches to child welfare with a focus on China, Ethiopia, Haiti, and India. Conference schedule, a complete list of speakers, and registration information can be found at http://symposium.jointcouncil.org/
If you have any questions regarding the Symposium, please contact the Joint Council on International Children's Services at 703-535-8045 or firstname.lastname@example.org.