TOGETHER FOR FAMILIES CONFERENCE

The biennial Together for Families Conference is a unique event that connects various stakeholders from across the U.S. and Canada in the Family Support and Strengthening Field to focus on best and promising practice for supporting families’ advancement.  This conference, co-hosted by key national organizations in the field, weaves together content related to the field of Family Support, the Strengthening Families Framework and Approach, Advancing Equity for Families, and the nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support.  Designed for practitioners at the program, systems, and funder levels, it will provide valuable opportunities for learning from expert presentations, innovation sharing, peer learning, and networking.

Highlighted Breakout Sessions​

Applying an Anti-Racist Intersectional Frame to Working with Families

Addressing the Needs of Children with Autism in Family Strengthening and the Prevention of ACES

Family Success Centers: A Vehicle to Access Those Disproportionately Affected by Social Determinants of Health

Innovative Approaches to Strengthening Families

Policy Advocacy to Improve Family Well-Being

Promoting Positive Father Involvement: Research Evidence and Policy Recommendations

Supporting Families Differently: Mobilizing Mutual Assistance

...and more than a dozen more!

​Timeline​

June 23 - August 14, 2020: Early Bird Registration

August 15 - October 6, 2020: Regular Registration

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 11:30 to Friday, October 16, 2020 - 16:30
Sponsor: 
Be Strong Families, Center for the Study of Social Policy - Strengthening Families, Families Canada, National Family Support Network
Location: 
Online
Event Category: 
conference