RTSC // Conference

Registration is Now OPEN!

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7th Annual Making a Difference Conference 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Registration Closes Tuesday, November 20th!

Building Villages of Support for Vulnerable Students

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center

181 Boston Post Rd W

Marlborough, MA 01752


Join us for a conference supporting Special Education Surrogate Parents (SESPs), Foster/Adoptive and Kinship Caregivers, and their Professional Partners in their important work helping DCF-involved children grow and succeed! Learn about topics applicable to the work you do. Network with other SESPs, RTSC staff, child welfare professionals, educators, exhibitors, and more. Leave feeling more informed and empowered to help families and children in school, at home and in residential settings.



This program has been approved for 5 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D80177.


Thank you to our 2018 Visionary Sponsors for their support of the RTSC and the Federation!  

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