Friday, April 12, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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Salve Regina University 
O'Hare Academic Building
Bazarsky Lecture Hall
36 Ochre Court Avenue
Newport, RI 02840

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Ann Arnold 
Child & Family 
401-849-2300 X 4141 

Resilient Families

Friday, April 12, 2019
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Child & Family and the Department of Social Work, Salve Regina University,
for this important conversation during
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Open to the public and Free of charge*
* Continuing Education Units (3 CEUs) will be available 

Salve Regina University
O'Hare Academic Building -Bazarzky Lecture Hall
36 Ochre Point Ave., Newport RI 02840


Keynote Presentation:
The Family First Prevention Services Act and  Opportunities for Rhode Island
Kara Wood, Sr. Director of Public Policy
Casey Family Programs
  Kara Wood -Casey Family Programs

  Zeinab Chahine Casey Family Programs
Communities of Hope
Zeinab Chahine, Managing Director
Casey Family Programs
Casey Family Programs is the nation’s largest operating foundation focused on
safely reducing the need for foster care and building Communities of Hope for children and
families across America. Our mission is to provide and improve - and ultimately prevent
the need for - foster care.
Rhode Islands's "Safe & Secure Baby Court"
Pilot Program Learning
The Honorable Lia Stuhlsatz, Associate Judge
Rhode Island Family Court

Interactive Panel Discussion and Q&A
Moderator: Marty Sinnott, President & CEO,
Child & Family

Zeinab Chahine, Casey Family Program
Kara Wood, Casey Family Programs
Judge Lia Stuhlasatz, R.I. Family Court
Senator Lou DiPalma
Elizabeth Fuerte, Parent and Social Justice Advocate
Michelle McCombe, MSW, LICSW, FCCP
Jada, Child & Family


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