News And Events

Know Your Rights Presentations by CFR and Rise

Join the Center for Family Representation and Rise for a two-part virtual conversation!

The first presentation will focus on the implications of an ACS report and how you can advocate for yourself and your family. The second presentation will focus on the State Central Register (SCR).

Learn more and sign up to attend!

Join Rise for a Community Conversation!

Rise invites parents and Parent Advocates impacted by the child welfare system to join us for a Community Conversation about how we can better meet the needs of families impacted by the child welfare system.

Rise Is Hiring: Community Coordinator

Rise is hiring a full-time Community Coordinator to mobilize NYC parents impacted by the child welfare system to develop a Parents’ Platform for community investment and community-based approaches to preventing and repairing harm. The ideal candidate is a parent who has been personally impacted by the child welfare system, is experienced in leading teams and facilitation, and has worked as an advocate in child welfare and/or community justice movements.  Learn more and apply!