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1st Annual KAAFCAC “We Are Our Family” Conference

October 15, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Kansas African American Foster Care/Adoption Coalition (KAAFCAC) was formed in response to the over-representation of African American children in the foster care and adoption system of the state.  The focus is recruitment, education, and development of healthy relationship and family systems.

The 1st Annual KAAFCAC “We Are Our Family” Conference will take place on Saturday, October 15th from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Central Park Community Center in Topeka, KS.

Conference Topics Include:

  • Mentoring and Black Masculinity
  • The Criminal Justice System
  • Substance Use/Abuse
  • Family and Kinship Relationships
  • Black Culture and Dismantling Systemic Obstacles
  • Understanding Abuse/Neglect Investigations
  • Understanding Trauma

To register, contact Tara Wallace at or call (785) 554-1299.



October 15, 2016
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Tara Wallace


Central Park Community Center
1534 SW Clay
Topeka, KS United States
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