2017 OACCA Fall Conference

October 17 – 18, 2017
Columbus, Ohio

Join your colleagues from around Ohio on October 17 and 18 as OACCA convenes its 2017 fall conference on Foster Care Innovations.  The conference will showcase emerging best practices and innovations in the field of foster care from clinical, technology, and public policy contexts.

Leaders in the sector from Ohio and nationally will share their perspectives on these topics.  They will present innovative tools and strategies aimed at improving family and child outcomes.

Several statewide initiatives that provide opportunities for innovation in foster care will also be explored, including:

  • the behavioral health Medicaid Re-Design

  • transition to managed care

  • implementation of the Bridges (foster care to 21)

  • and the Multi-System Youth initiative

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Embassy Suites Columbus-Dublin
5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin, OH 43017

Keynote Speaker: Laura Boyd

Director of Public Policy, Family Focused Treatment Association, Washington, D.C.

Foster Care at the Crossroads: A National Perspective

Keynote Speaker: Jim Mason

CEO, Beech Acres Parenting Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Leadership for Organizational Change: The Story of Beech Acres Parenting Center

Keynote Speaker: Marilyn Jacobson, J.D.

Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel, KVC Health Systems

Child Welfare Privatization: Lessons Learned from the Kansas Experience

Gallery From Previous Conference

Venue & Accommodations

Embassy Suites Columbus-Dublin
5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin, OH 43017

Conference guests may reserve discounted hotel sleeping rooms ($139.99/night + taxes/fees) for the nights of either October 16 and/or 17.

Reserve your room online using this link.

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