The Role of Substance Use and Opioid Misuse in Child Welfare Caseload Increases Webinar

This webinar from the Institute for Research on Poverty will be held on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2 p.m. ET. It will share results from a study demonstrating a causal link between county-level indicators of substance use and opioid misuse prevalence, and child welfare indicators. The speakers will also discuss the specific mechanisms by which parental substance use has led to the rise in caseloads, and unique challenges the current opioid epidemic is presenting to child welfare systems.
Record Type: 
Webinar / Webcast
Publication Date: 
January, 2018
Date: 
January 24, 2018
Source: 
Partner Resources
Webinar Date: 
January 24, 2018
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Supportive Services
  • Special Populations