Federal and state laws, as well as agency policies and practice, play a significant role in how we work with fathers in Indian child welfare practice. In this forum, speakers and panelists with differing viewpoints analyzed the legal context of the “Baby Veronica” case for a closer look at father involvement. Practice strategies and policy recommendations were a focal point.
Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm
Place: McNamara Alumni Center
University of Minnesota
- Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare, School of Social Work, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
- Center for Regional and Tribal Child Welfare, School of Social Work, University of Minnesota – Duluth
- First Nations Repatriation Institute