Emcee: Jameel Rasheed Patterson
Maintaining the Parent-Child Bond, increasing visitation, & TPR reform:
*CPS sets parents up to fail by alienating parents from their children.
Child Support Injustice & the Oppression of Noncustodial Parents
*Not “deadbeat” but “beaten down”. Our Child Support system is unfair and in many ways actually counter to the purpose of helping children to thrive.
*When houselessness & housing instability intersections with parent & children’s rights
Conservatorships of Elderly & Disabled
*another form of family policing
Stories of Resistance from Impacted-families