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NACC Updates
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guardian Nov/Dec Issue »
The Guardian is out!  NACC members can read it here .   Lead Article:   Bipartisan Senate Bill...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACC Certification - Practice Area Scholarships Deadline Nov 30 »
Over 600 attorneys/judges in 42 jurisdictions have earned their Child Welfare Law Specialist (CWLS) credential.  Over...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
NACC 2017 Board Election - Voting Closes Nov 30 »
The NACC Nominating Committee and Board of Directors is pleased to present the following slate of candidates for the 2017...
Monday, October 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACC Certification - 2017 Diversity Scholarships »
The NACC is committed to improving diversity in our legal practice area as well as our legal specialty of child welfare la...
Thursday, August 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Louisiana Chief Justice Welcomes Child Welfare Law Specialists »
Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson welcomes Child Welfare Law Specialists and the National Asso...
Friday, July 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Award Winners »
The National Association of Counsel for Children is pleased to announce this winners of this years’ Outstanding Legal Advo...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACC Awards - Nomination Deadline July 1st »
NACC is accepting nominations for two Outstanding Legal Advocacy Awards: 1.    Outstanding Young Lawy...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Orleans Conference - Group Registration is Open »
Group registration has opened for the 40th National Child Welfare, Juvenile, and Family Law Conference in New Orleans on A...
Saturday, April 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACC Board Election - Closes May 15 »
A board election is now open. We have two new board candidates under consideration.   Voting and full bios are a...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
First Alabama Child Welfare Law Specialist »
We are pleased to announce that Fernando Morgan is Alabama's first Child Welfare Law Specialist!  See more about Fern...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACC Board Member Judge Willie Lovett Passes »
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Fulton County, Georgia Juvenile Court Judge Willie J. Lovett Jr.&nb...
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Congratulations to Sandra Diehl, CWLS, the winner of our Shopping Spree fundraiser! »
  Our sincere thanks to all of our donors. We received a total of $760 in donations from the NACC membership and commu...
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Kirkpatrick and Ledesma Re-elected to NACC Board »
  Under the NACC’s by-laws, members of the Board of Directors are elected and re-elected by the membership. In the 2016...
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Happy Holidays from the NACC »
  Greetings NACC members,   On behalf of the entire NACC staff and Board of Directors, I extend our warmest wishe...
Monday, November 28, 2016
Reflections on 2016: Making Great Strides for Children and Families [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s blog post, NACC Board Member and regular contributor Candi Mayes takes a look back at the progres...
Monday, November 21, 2016
Stand Up for Someone’s Rights on Human Rights Day [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s blog post, Candi Mayes, NACC board member and regular contributor, discusses Human Rights Day and...
Monday, November 14, 2016
ICWA and Indian Heritage: So Much More than “Paperwork” [NACC Blog] »
  Jerin Damo, NACC intern and third-year law student at the University of Denver, discusses an experience he had a...
Monday, November 7, 2016
Giving Thanks This Holiday Season: NACC Annual Fund Drive [NACC Blog] »
  H.D. Kirkpatrick, President of the NACC Board, asks you to give to the NACC Annual Fund Drive this holiday seaso...
Friday, November 4, 2016
NACC Announces CWLS Diversity Series Scholarships for Agency Attorneys, GALs, and RPCs »
  We are closing out this year’s diversity scholarships with three competitions in November. The NACC is very fort...
Monday, October 31, 2016
The National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC) is Hiring a New Executive Director »
  The National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC) is searching for a new Executive Director to lead us in...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Why I Became a CWLS – Sherry Powell »
  I am an Attorney Supervisor with the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services. I have practiced law...
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
NACC Executive Director Job Posting »
  The Executive Director reports directly to the Board of Directors, and serves as the Chief Executive of the NACC...
Monday, October 24, 2016
Ridesharing for Reunification: Is Uber the Answer to Improving Child Visitation Attendance? »
  In this week’s post, Jerin Damo, NACC Legal Intern and third-year law student at the University of Denver Sturm...
Monday, October 17, 2016
Disaster Preparedness for Child Welfare Agencies: Recognizing the Emotional Impact on Foster Youth »
  In this week’s blog post, NACC Board Member Gerry Glynn discusses disaster preparedness in the foster care syste...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
NACC Is Accepting Abstracts for the 40th National Child Welfare, Juvenile & Family Law Conference »
  The NACC is now accepting abstract submissions for our 40th National Child Welfare, Juvenile, and Family Law Conferen...
Monday, October 10, 2016
Adolescent Brain Development: The Child Welfare – Education Intersection [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s blog post, Candi Mayes, NACC board member and regular contributor, discusses adolescent brain dev...
Monday, October 3, 2016
CWLS Diversity Series – Young Lawyers »
  Attention advocates! We’re continuing our series of scholarships to promote diversity with our Young Lawyers Sch...
Friday, September 30, 2016
NACC Annual Fund Drive! »
  NACC is committed to promoting excellence in the profession and we ask for your support in this endeavor. Your...
Thursday, September 29, 2016
NACC strongly supports immediate passage of the Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 »
  In June 2016, H.R. 5456 unanimously passed in the House of Representatives, signaling the first step in child welfare...
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Family First in Historical Perspective [Chronicle of Social Change] »
  The Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 has been a year in the making, a carefully negotiated piece of legis...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR MAKES IT CLEAR: CHILD SEX TRAFFICKING VICTIMS ARE NOT CRIMINALS [NCYL] »
  Child welfare advocates are praising California Governor Jerry Brown for signing Senate Bill 1322, which ends th...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Judge Strikes Down Florida’s Mandatory Minimums for Minors Law [Slate] »
  A Florida judge extended the Supreme Court’s logic on Friday to strike down the state’s mandatory minimums for minors...
Monday, September 26, 2016
Kids, Families, and the Little Blog that Could [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s blog post, Kendall Marlowe reflects on the history and successes of the NACC blog and offers some...
Friday, September 23, 2016
U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Class Action Lawsuit Filed By Immigrant Kids [NPR] »
  Two years ago, a group of immigrant minors represented by the American Civil Liberties Union and other immigrant...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
8 ideas to address child poverty [Citizen-Times] »
  A diverse group of Madison County residents briefly researched eight ideas advanced by NC Child to address the number...

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