The Children’s Bureau sponsors conferences and meetings to create dialogue among professionals dedicated to the well-being of children and families. This centennial year offers special opportunities to reflect on lessons learned from the past and prepare for future challenges.
Centennial Commemoration - Special Event
Coming soon: Video of the April 9th Children's Bureau centennial commemoration
18th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect
From April 16 to April 20, 2012, in Washington, DC, the Office on Child Abuse and Neglect held its biennial conference for child welfare professionals to share lessons learned and improve policies and services to protect children and prevent child maltreatment.
Register for upcoming webinars and view archived materials from previous webinars in two series that present the historical evolution of Children’s Bureau programs and explore critical topics that shape the child welfare field today.
Visit the Child Welfare Information Gateway website to search for conferences and meetings sponsored by other organizations nationwide.
Take an interactive look at the most significant events in the Children's Bureau's 100-year history and the social/political events that shaped its evolution.