Wicked Problems of Child Welfare

In October, leaders in child welfare came together from across the country to begin a new conversation about prevention. The federal Families First Act issues a charge to this field to find better ways to support families and help them stay together, including more help for kinship care.

The Jordan Institute was proud to be a major co-sponsor of this gathering where participants began to take on the big issues of systems change and the social determinants of equity. The event was kicked off with a keynote speech from Governor Pritzker who reinforced his commitment to action. Click here to read more about the Summit.