Data shows that families of color are disproportionately represented in the foster care system, as well as, experience poorer outcomes. This presentation will discuss the issues illumined by the data, and provide some historical context associated with child welfare and the formulation of the our child welfare policies and procedures. Additionally, this training will create an opportunity for each participant to become aware of their own philosophical position on child and family wellbeing and will learn strategies for advancing equity by shifting individual and organizational mindset.
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Encourages residents, businesses, nonprofits, and religious institutions to install security...
ACP provides a legal substitute address for eligible DC residents to maintain the confidentiality...
The DC Victim Hotline is available for all crime victims in the District of Columbia. The hotline...
DC Victim Hotline
The DC Victim Hotline is available for all crime victims in the District of Columbia.
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May 25 2022 - 14:00
Jun 8 2022 - 18:00
Jul 13 2022 - 18:00
Mar 9 2022
The hiring fair will take place on Wednesday, March 16 and Thursday, March 17.
Jun 7 2021
Mayor Bowser Highlights $59 Million Investment in Reducing Gun Violence and Building Safer Neighborhoods
(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser was joined by public safety officials and gun...
Dec 9 2020
District residents – either owners or tenants – who receive public assistance may be...
Sep 22 2020
Mayor Bowser Announces DC’s Private Security Camera Incentive Program Surpasses $3 Million in Rebates and 20,000 Cameras
(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that the District’s Private Security Camera...
Mar 24 2020
(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser launched the application for the new $25 million...
Feb 12 2016
Council of the District of Columbia COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARy Notice of Public Oversight...
Jul 21 2015
The Sexual Assault Victims' Rights Amendment Act Task Force will be holding an open meeting on...
Jun 16 2015
SAVRAA (or the Sexual Assault Victims’ Rights Amendment Act of 2013) has asked the Task Force to...