• MARCH 23 - MARCH 24
  • University of Illinois Springfield - Public Affairs Center, Springfield
  • March 23, 2017 to
    March 24, 2017
  • Categories: Classes/Workshops, Lectures/Literary

Event Details

  • March 23, 2017 to
    March 24, 2017
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • $300
  • None
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Event Description

Children in Poverty Conference

Building Our Children's Futures: A Multi-Disciplinary Conference to Address and Confront Poverty is a two day conference that bridges research, application and practice. The conference brings helping professionals together with state and national scholars, practitioners, policy-makers, service providers and activists in the fields of neuroscience, pediatric medicine, mental health, education, law enforcement and social service. The conference explores the current research on the damaging effects of poverty on child outcomes; Evidence based prevention - intervention programs and strategies that work; and, the public policy implications on the damaging effects of poverty on child well-being.

Event presented by:

  • University of Illinois Springfield - Center for State Policy and Leadership
  • 217-206-7163
  • rfafo2@uis.edu
  • http://www.uis.edu/cspl/