January 9–11: The Corinne Wolfe Children's Law Center, New Mexico Child Advocacy Networks, New Mexico Children, Youth and Families,and New Mexico Court Improvement Project are sponsoring the 20th annual Children's Law Institute, "Celebrating the Past and Building the Future," at the Hotel Albuquerque in Albuquerque, NM. Contact: Shawn Rogers (575-646-4855 or firstname.lastname@example.org); www.childrenslawinstitute.org/.
January 19: Kent Regional 4C is hosting its 39 annual early childhood conference, “Building Blocks for a Bright Future,” at the Crown Plaza in Grand Rapids, MI. Contact: 616-451-8281; info@4Cchildcare.org; www.4cchildcare.org/proTraAnnConf.aspx.
January 26–31: The Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego is presenting the 27th annual San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, CA. Contact: 858-966-4972; email@example.com; www.sandiegoconference.org.
January 27: TheAmerican Professional Society on the Abuse of Children is holding its Advanced Training Institutes in conjunction with the San Diego conference. Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org; www.apsac.org/event-list.
February 8–9: The Herbert and Elinor Nootbaar Institute for Law, Religion and Ethics at the Pepperdine School of Law will host its 10th annual conference, "Intercountry Adoption: Orphan Rescue or Child Trafficking?" at the Pepperdine campus in Malibu, CA. Contact: Dana Zacharia (email@example.com; 310-506-6978); http://law.pepperdine.edu/nootbaar/annual-conference/.
February 13–14: The Pew Home Visiting Campaign, Every Child Succeeds, and Cincinnati Children's Hospital are co-sponsoring the 3rd National Summit on Quality In Home Visiting at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. Contact: Rosalinda Ortega (202-862-9872 or firstname.lastname@example.org); http://www.homevisitingsummit.org/
March 1–2: The Iowa Foster and Adoptive Parents Association is hosting its Spring 2013 conference at Adventureland Resort in Altoona, IA. Contact: 800-277-8145 or 515-289-4567; email@example.com; www.ifapa.org/training/ifapa_conference.asp.
March 4–6: Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina will host its Learning and Leadership Summit, "Enhancing Child Well-Being through Effective Prevention," at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; www.preventchildabusenc.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=cms.page&id=1107.