The Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, The Senate Caucus on Foster Youth, the Congressional Caucus on Crime Prevention and Youth Development, and Congressional Access to Legal Aid Caucus
Right to Counsel in Child Abuse and Neglect Dependency Cases
A Congressional Briefing
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
11:00 am to Noon
2325 Rayburn House Office Building
The briefing will review progress and the status of access to counsel in state child welfare dependency cases. The briefing will identify existing and prospective opportunities to ensure the rights of all parties are protected within the child welfare system.
Panelists will provide personal stories about and expertise on the need for high quality legal counsel for all parties in state dependency proceedings.