21st  Annual Nevada Child Abuse Prevention & Safety Conference

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21st Annual Nevada Child Abuse Prevention & Safety Conference

Cultivating Communities where All Families can Bloom.

By Nevada Institute for Children's Research & Policy

When and where

Date and time

Tuesday, June 13 · 8am - 4pm PDT


Nevada State College 1300 Nevada State Dr, Henderson, NV 89002 Henderson, NV 890092

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event


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About this event

  • 8 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

The Nevada Child Abuse Prevention and Safety Conference brings together professionals and community members from across the state with the mission to learn, inspire, network, connect, and collaborate to build safe, stable, and nurturing environments for ALL Children in Nevada.

The conference is focused on primary prevention and will have workshops on diverse topics that are informed by science and provide strategies to enable kids, families, and entire communities to thrive today, tomorrow, and for generations to come.

About the organizer

The Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy (NICRP) looks out for Nevada's children. Our mission is to conduct academic and community-based research that will guide the development of policies, programs and services which will enhance the health and well-being of Nevada's children.