October 23-24 / Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel
Venue & Accommodations: Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel, 409 Altair Parkway, Westerville, Ohio 43082.
Join your colleagues from around Ohio on October 23-24 as Ohio Children’s Alliance convenes our 2018 Fall Conference “Leading Change,” featuring two nationally recognized keynote speakers, and more than 20 breakout sessions, focused on emerging best practices in the child and family services, for directors, managers and supervisors; executive leadership team members; clinical professionals and direct service providers; social workers and counselors; foster care providers; and including the latest in trauma-informed care, mindfulness, family reunification, cultural competence, and the Family First Act.
Our speakers will offer specialized knowledge and tools to help you learn and grow as you work to meet the needs of Ohio’s children and families. You’re sure to gain as you earn CEUs from the selection of breakout sessions throughout the conference (CE credit pending approval for Ohio social workers and counselors).
Jeremy C. Kohomban, Ph.D., President & CEO
The Children’s Village, located in New York, who will speak about his leadership to Children Need Amazing Parents (CHAMPS).
Bridget Gavaghan, Director of the National Reframing Initiative, which builds broader and more robust civic support for human services to improve well-being for all people across their lifespan.
Hope Cooper, Founding Partner, True North Group, who will speak about her role as the coordinator of CHAMPS and it’s launch in Ohio.
The 2018 Fall Conference is made possible through the generous support of our Conference Sponsors. Don’t see your organization listed? An array of Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Sign-up today!
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Venue & Accommodations
Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel
409 Altair Parkway, Westerville OH 43082
*Room reservations are still available, although discounted room block is sold out.
The Renaissance provides the ideal venue:
Be one of the first to experience the modern lake house style of this new hotel, opened in 2018
Ideally located in Westerville, the Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris hotel offers a hometown feel while being minutes from everything Columbus has to offer