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LEAD 2016 Flyer
LEAD 2016 Schedule of the Day
Monday, March 28, 2016
Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon Street, Boston
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM (9:15 check-in)
Keynote Speaker: Arline Isaacson
Arline Isaacson is President of Isaacson Political Consultants and a Co-Chair of the Massachusetts Gay and Lesbian Political Caucus. She serves as lead strategist, public relations director, lobbyist and spokesperson for non-profits and advocacy organizations. Known for “beating the odds,” she has tackled seemingly impossible projects over the past three decades and brought them to successful conclusions at the State House. Ms. Isaacson played an instrumental role in the Commonwealth’s marriage equality victory.
Criminal Justice: Ending Mass Incarceration – Racial Justice in the 21st Century
Older Adults: Who will take care of our elders?
Professional Issues: Elevating the status of social workers
LGBTQA: The Civil Rights Frontier – Transgender Rights
Substance Abuse & Mental Health: The Opioid Crisis
Children & Youth: - The Child Welfare Challenge
LEAD offers an opportunity for social workers to lobby with state lawmakers and advocate for legislation that is important to our clients and the social work profession. Be informed on important social work legislation - Make your voice heard!
Registration Fees: Social Work Students - $20, Professionals - $35, (2.5 CEs - add $10) Lunch included