Race, Law and Practice in Child Protection Matters: Current Challenges and Ideas for Change

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Event date: 
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 09:30 to 14:00
Name of Organization: 
National Institute of Forensic Social Work
Contact Email: 
Location: 
Halifax Central Library , Spring Garden Rd.

Join us for a day of professional development in cultural awareness and competency specific to race, law and practice in child protection matters.

Topics include:

  • intersectionality and service delivery; 
  • the use of cultural assessment reports in criminal and family law; and 
  • the impact on the child protection legislation on African Nova Scotian, Indigenous and racialized others.  

Learn new skills and share ideas as we bridge professions and build competencies in law and social work through an Africentric lens. Limited seating. Contact www.Eventbrite.com for tickets. Hope to see you there.