Host: The Ohio State University and Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity
Title: inSIGHT: A Workshop on Implicit Racial Bias for Child Protection Workers
Module Link: https://kirwaninstitute.osu.edu/implicit-bias-101
Description: The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity and The Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP) are pleased to announce the release of inSIGHT: A Workshop on Implicit Racial Bias for Child Protection Workers. This unique curriculum combines a series of online, digital modules with an in-person training tailored to the needs of specific child protection agencies. The digital modules are designed to provide an introduction to implicit racial bias, allowing all participants to start the training with a similar knowledge base. The tailored in-person training is designed by expert facilitators based on the needs of individual jurisdictions, and is intended to be a curated, immersive experience unique to each community. Read more…
Host: Bay Area Academy
Title: Strengthening Child Welfare Practice for Immigrant Children & Families
Held: Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 AM PDT
Webinar Link: A Webinar to Review the Toolkit for Child Welfare Professionals in California
Description: Immigrant children and families in the child welfare system face unique barriers to permanency and well-being. In some cases, their involvement in the child welfare system also presents distinct opportunities for seeking lawful immigration status. With half of all children in California coming from an immigrant family, child welfare agencies in California must be equipped to effectively support immigrant children and families on the pathway to permanency. The objective of this webinar is to provide an overview of the Toolkit which provides guidance to child welfare agencies in California working with immigrant children and families.
Host: John Burton Advocates for Youth
Title: Tools You Can Use: Age-Appropriate, Medically Accurate Sexual Health Fact Sheets Available to County Case Managers
Held: Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
Webinar Link: https://www.jbaforyouth.org/5-16-19-webinar/
Description: With the passage of the California Foster Youth Sexual Health Education Act (SB 89), all California foster youth age 10 and older are required to be informed of their reproductive and sexual health rights annually. Read More...
California Foster Youth Sexual Health Education Act (SB 89) | Senate Bill 89, in effect July 1, 2017