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Child Welfare and Well-Being: Building a 21st-Century System for Kids

June 8, 2006
9:00 - 10:30 am
Urban Institute
2100 M Street N.W., 5th Floor
Washington, D.C.

Child protection agencies provide a safety net for abused and neglected children and those at risk of maltreatment. Panelists examined strategies to transform the child welfare system into well-honed operation that keeps children safe and actively advances their well-being.


AudioFlora Lazar, Chapin Hall

Opening Remarks / Overview

AudioJudy Woodruff, moderator


AudioFred Wulczyn, Chapin Hall Center for Children
AudioOlivia Golden, Urban Institute
AudioLinda Gibbs, Health and Human Services, New York City
AudioBrenda Jones Harden, Institute for Child Study, University of Maryland
AudioQuestion and answer session