Together for Families National Conference: Strong Families, Promising Futures


Co-hosted by the National Family Support Network, the Center for the Study of Social Policy and the Greater Cleveland Family Strengthening Network, this conference will weave together content related to Strengthening Families, the field of Family Support and the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support.  Please consider submitting a proposal to present a conference session related to any of these themes.  The proposal form is available here and proposals are due by Friday, July 13th at 5:00pmPDT.  

Conference Goals

  1. To focus attention at the national, state, and local level on the value of Family Support, Strengthening Families, and the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support.
  2. To build a sense of a shared identify as a Family Support and Strengthening Field.
  3. To provide opportunities for those with shared interests to peer share, learn about each other's work, network, and build valuable connections.
  4. To energize and motivate all stakeholders to continue this important work.


The conference will be held 15-17 October 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.