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Open Town Hall Meeting for Resource Parents

The Department of Children, Youth and Families is interested in strategies to better support and recognize Resource Families in RI.The Village has agreed to host an informational meeting to provide opportunities for families to hear updates from the Department as well as share their thoughts and suggestions for strengthening our child welfare system.


The agenda will include the development of a statewide Family Advisory Council, the proposed Budget, policy clarification, and ideas for recruiting and supporting resource families.


Childcare is available on a limited basis. To register:

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