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UPCC 2017 Outstanding Individual or Agency/Program Nominations Needed!!

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  U.P. Children’s Coalition seeks to honor outstanding agencies/programs or individuals who work in  the Upper Peninsula to advocate for children and families. The nomination committee is especially looking for those who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that children and families in our communities can succeed. Anyone can make a nomination. Self nominations are welcome. Nominations are due Friday, April 7, 2017. Click link for nomination form. upcc-award-nomination-form-2017

UPCC Conference Press Release

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  MARQUETTE – The Upper Peninsula Children’s Coalition (UPCC) will host its annual conference with the theme “Strengthening Families through the Protective Factors Framework” Friday April 21 from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at Northern Michigan University’s Bottum University Center. To see entire press release, click below: upcc-conference-press-release-3-17

UPCC Conference Registration is Now Open!!

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Strengthening Families through the Protective Factors Framework  A research informed approach by the Center for the Study of Social Policy Across the country the Strengthening Families framework is being used both within the key systems that govern programs for children and families and as a common framework for aligning practice and approaches across systems. At its heart, Strengthening Families is about changing how service providers interact with families to support them in building protective factors. […]