Reducing Child Welfare Disparities: What’s Working in
Tuesday March 5: 8:00 – 4:30
Grand Casino Hinckley Conference Center
For Minnesota county-by-county detail relating to children in out of home care see:
Minnesota Department of Human Services. (2012). Minnesota’s Child Welfare Report 2011 (DHS Publication no. DHS-5408D-ENG 8-12). St. Paul, MN: Author.
Minnesota Department of Human Services. (2010). Minnesota’s Child Welfare Disparities Report (DHS Publication no. DHS-6056-ENG 2-10). St. Paul, MN: Author.
Minnesota Department of Human Services (2009) Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Active Efforts Best Practices (DHS Publication no. DHS-5572-ENG 02-09). St. Paul, MN: Author.
Rockymore, Maxie (2008) A practice Guide for Working with African American Families in the Child Welfare System (DHS Publication no. DHS-4702-ENG 2-08). Minnesota Department of Human Services: St. Paul, MN
Minnesota Indian Child Welfare Matrix: http://www.d.umn.edu/icwmatrix/
SAMHSA American Indian/Alaska Native Culture Card: Free and available at:
Resources will be updated on-line and include power point presentations from the conference.
University of Minnesota Duluth Center for Regional and
Tribal Child Welfare Studies