Montana Family Impact Seminar #1

Kinship Care and Child Welfare: Current Challenges and Future Policy Direction

September 29, 2006

Featured Speakers

Brent Elrod, Director, Generations United, National Center on Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Grandchildren
Kinship Care and Child Welfare: Current Challenges and Future Policy Direction

Rutledge Hutson, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Law and Social Policy
Kinship Care and Child Welfare: How Do They Fit Together? Or Do They?

Maylinn Smith, Director of the Indian Law Clinic, University of Montana School of Law
Indian Child Welfare Act: Protecting Indian Children

Steve Christian, Program Director for the Children and Families Program, National Conference of State Legislatures
Kinship Care: The State Legislative Role