Sponsored by: Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare, Mayo Clinic and the Gundersen National Child Protection Training Center
With support from: Coulee Region Child Abuse Prevention Task Force; Family & Children’s Center – Stepping Stones; La Crosse Task Force to Eradicate Modern Slavery
This nationally recognized conference addresses strategies the multidisciplinary team can use to intervene when child maltreatment is reported, collaborate with community and family to protect children, and ensure justice for child victims of abuse/neglect.
Our conference will be of special interest to front-line child abuse professionals including:
child advocacy center staff
child protection workers
medical and mental health professionals
emergency response personnel>
Information for the 2018 conference will be added when available. Please check back.
Ken Kolb Award Nominations
The Ken Kolb Award recognizes an advocate for children and their families in our community who has demonstrated qualities of outstanding leadership and forward thinking. The advocate is committed to protecting children and strengthening families as well as improving the well-being of our community at large. The award will be given during the 21st Annual La Crosse Child Maltreatment Conference, May 3, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel. – La Crosse, WI. Nominations are due by December 15, 2017.