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OAPL Users Webinar
Join a webinar on January 24, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Learn about site usage and helpful tips for writing great profiles! More information coming soon!

Adoption Academy

The Adoption Academy, presented by The Family & Youth Law Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital, helps take the mystery out of the adoption process. This twelve week series offers prospective adoptive parents educational programs from an objective source. Our goal is to bring information together in a comprehensive and sensitive manner to help prospective parents make informed choices.

For more information, please click here.



Child Welfare & Adoption Law Moot Court Competition

Capital University Law School and the Family & Youth Law Center proudly announce the annual Child Welfare & Adoption Law Moot Court Competition on March 9-10th, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. 

Check out the Family & Youth Law Center (FYLaw) website for more information at http://familyyouthlaw.org/mootcourt.php

The Summer Adoption Law Institute (SALI)

Capital University Law School, the only American law school to regularly offer an entire course dedicated to adoption law, is pleased join Family & Youth Law Center, to offer students from law schools across the country the opportunity to attend the Summer Adoption Law Institute – a two-credit, intensive week-long course that will explore adoption and related child protection issues from both academic and practitioner perspectives. For more information, click here.



Interdisciplinary Child Welfare Institute (ICWI)

Capital University Law School, in conjunction with the Family & Youth Law Center, is pleased to offer a one-week intensive Interdisciplinary Child Welfare Institute (ICWI). This two-credit course will provide law students and graduate level social work students with a mutual understanding of the legal and sociological principles central to child welfare practice. For more information click here.



Post Your Conference Here

The Ohio Adoption Photolisting Website is pleased to post adoption and child welfare-related conferences, workshops, and lectures on our events listings. Please email fylaw@law.capital.edu to request a posting.