Date: 1/11/2019, 9:00 am—12:00 pm
County: Alameda County
Sponsor: Fred Finch Youth Center
This course will review the history of child welfare in the United States and the significant laws and policies that guide child welfare practice in California. Public child welfare programs are complicated and this training will assist the participant gain a better understanding of the complexities and nuances of this public system. Additionally participants will learn what contributes to child abuse and neglect and how they can support vulnerable families prior to becoming involved in the system.