The over-representation of children of color in the child welfare system has been an issue for decades. This webinar will explore the history of over-representation of certain communities in child welfare while examining the impact of disparity and disproportionality in child welfare cases that involve domestic violence. The webinar will also explore opportunities available today to decrease the impact of over-representation on families and children. (60 minutes)
A fireside chat with NCJFCJ’s Judge Karen Howze (Ret.) and Rebekah Tucci, JD on the intersection of domestic violence and child maltreatment.
Do Your Part. Be Counted. The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Collaborative, organizations representing judges and practitioners within the judiciary and legal profession, encourage you to participate in the 2020 Census: https://2020census.gov/.
This discussion will focus on how four court systems are developing responses to domestic violence cases during the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics will include remote responses, building community collaborations, and promoting access. Presenters: Hon. Berryl Anderson,…