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Upcoming Education Session- August 14, 2015

HIV and Substance Abuse- the impact on children and families

Friday, August 14, 2015, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. ET

United Way Building, RCI Room – 3901 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis

Join us to hear from a panel of local and statewide experts about how substance abuse and the spread of infectious disease is affecting children and families in our state and how we as advocates can promote education, awareness, increased access to treatment and more effective policies to address these critical issues.

Feel free to bring your lunch. Light refreshments will be provided.

RSVP by August 7 at http://tinyurl.com/oa79khr

See the 2015 Education Session flyer for more information.

Legislative Update

Recently, CCI board members David Sklar, Sandy Runkle-DeLorme and Mindi Goodpaster were featured on MCCOY's Our Kids, Our Families show to give a legislative update.  Click here to view the episode.

CCI In the News

RTV6 Child Fatality Report
Child Welfare Successes

          ~6News series by Joanna Massey regarding DCS budget cuts

 

Re-examine cuts that hurt vulnerable children

~Bill Glick, CCI Board President

 

Hey kids, thanks a billion

~Dan Carpenter, Indianapolis Star

 

Advocates: Budget Surplus Built on Backs of Hoosier Children

~6News Report by Kara Kinney featuring interview with David Sklar, CCI Board Member and Public Policy Committee Co-Chair