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Conference

Mary Gordon Keynotes Fifth Annual 90by30 Conference

22 Oct 2017
October 14 marked the fifth year of the 90by30 Annual Conference, a chance for community members to come together and rededicate themselves to the goal of reducing child abuse in Lane County 90 percent by 2030. This year, we were honored to have Mary Gordon, founder and director of Roots of Empathy, as the keynote speaker. Gordon's evidence-based program increases empathy in elementary school children by bringing an infant and caregiver, along with a Roots of Empathy faciliator, into the classroom for multiple visits over the course of a year. Lane County has been chosen as one of only a handful of sites in the U.S. to implement the program, and 90by30 will be helping to bring it to both...

Annual Conference

In October 2017, 90by30 marked the fifth year of its Annual Conference, which brings together community stakeholders and experts in the field of child abuse prevention. Previous conferences have featured keynote addresses by the leaders of NAPCAN, Australia's premier prevention agency; Judy Langford of the Center for the Study of Social Policy, whose preventative factor framework 90by30 has...

Save the Date for the 90by30 Conference

15 Jun 2017
Mark your calendars - 90by30 has scheduled its fifth annual Conference for October 14 at Lane Community College's Center for Meeting and Learning. The keynote speaker will be Mary Gordon, founder and president of Roots of Empathy , a program that has caught the attention of many regions as a potential prevention strategy. Workshops on equity and inclusion, a first look at the countywide Play Your Part campaign, and presentations of each region's prevention plan will round out the day. Stay tuned for a more detailed schedule, times, and registration information.