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Exploring Child Welfare and Domestic Violence

This 4-Part Series will explore how domestic violence presents itself in various circumstances, and how child welfare issues can co-occur. About this Event Co-hosted with the LA County Domestic Violence Council and Generously Funded by the Van Nuys Charities and Blue Shield Foundation of CA. Sessions will be co-moderated by Eve Sheedy, Executive Director of

Nurturing Resilience and Joy in/among Young BIPOC Children

U.S. society is too often unkind to Black and Indigenous children and children of color (BIPOC children), raising the risk that these children learn to be unkind to themselves and each other. If we are to raise a generation of BIPOC children who fully recognize their own humanity, and that of their peers within and

In the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness and What to Do About It

"In the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness and What to Do About It" is a new book by Dr. Marybeth Shinn (Vanderbilt University) and Dr. Jill Khadduri (Abt Associates) that argues that recent studies show how to prevent and end homelessness if we have the political will to do so. Join Drs. Shinn and Khadduri for