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December 6, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Buncombe County Government, First Floor Conference
200 College Street

Asheville, NC 28801
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THRIVE: NCACC Regional Meeting on Child Welfare

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

This convening will provide a level set understanding of the state’s current system of child welfare and county responsibilities, actionable county-level data and select best practices, and an awareness of the 2017 Family/Child Protection and Accountability Act (Rylan’s Law). Meeting attendees will have the opportunity to provide comments for the Social Services Regional Supervision and Collaboration Working Group, which is the group established pursuant to Session Law 2017-41 (H630) to make recommendations to NC DHHS. Speakers will include representatives of NC DHHS, UNC School of Government, and the NCACC, with panel discussions led by elected representatives of the judiciary and Boards of Commissioners, social services attorneys and child welfare staff.