Cost & Registration

You’re one step from joining a learning community dedicated to the safety, health, and spiritual strength of Native children.

By registering for the 42nd Annual Protecting Our Children Conference held on April 7–10, 2024, you will have access to:

  • Over 70 expert-led workshops
  • Four general sessions that have historically featured high-ranking federal officials, youth, and grassroots leaders exemplifying excellence
  • A one-year Abalone-level membership to NICWA
  • Session handouts and PowerPoint presentations
  • Continuing education units (CEUs) and information on how to earn continuing legal education (CLEs)

Moreover, registering for our conference will connect you with an engaged network of over 1,500 of your peers. This includes professionals, elders, students, youth, and others who are equally committed to tribal child welfare, advocacy for Native children, and protecting the well-being of Native families across the U.S. and Canada.

Join us and help us continue to solidify this conference as the premiere event dedicated to tribal child welfare. More details about the 2023 conference will be available on November 1, 2023.