2012 Conference Brochure by m4S53q8c


									Complete the following:                                                                              State of Rhode Island
                                                                                                Department of Human Services
REGISTRATION FORM                               The Office of Child Support Services wishes     Office of Child Support Services
NAME: _______________________
                                                to acknowledge:
                                                                                                8th Annual Child Support
______________________________                     OCSS Conference Planning Committee                  Conference
                                                              Frank DiBiase
______________________________                                Kevin Donnelly
                                                              Mary Donnelly
                                                                                                    May 31, 2012
EMAIL: ______________________
                                                              Wendy Fobert
                                                               Lisa Goodlin
A $25.00 fee is required to cover the cost of
                                                              Patricia Kalble
the conference for ALL attendees.
                                                             Valerie Laguerre
                                                            Kathleen McCusker
                                                                                               CHILD SUPPORT:
Vendor Registration - $125.00 per person,
which includes exhibit table.
                                                             Shirley Pacheco                  What’s in the Forecast?
                                                            Sharon Papa-Rowe
                                                            Johanna Quattrucci
Complimentary Table for Community Based
                                                                Louis Ricci
Organizations – breakfast/lunch $25/person.
                                                              Sharon Santilli
                                                               Jane Tigano
Attorneys registering for 3 CLE credits
                                                              Colleen Warren
require an additional fee of $30.00 for
                                                               Susan Young
a total of $55.00

Please make your check payable to:
Office of Child Support Services
Send to: Office of Child Support Services
ATTN: Kevin Donnelly
77 Dorrance Street
Providence, RI 02903
Fax: 401-458-4408
KDonnelly@dhs.ri.gov                                       State of Rhode Island
                                                      Department of Human Services
                                                                                                     8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
      PRE-REGISTRATION IS                             Office of Child Support Services
                                                                                                   Sheraton Airport Hotel
                                                             77 Dorrance Street
           REQUIRED!                                       Providence, RI 02903                        1850 Post Road
                                                               401-458-4400                          Warwick, RI 02886
    REGISTRATION DEADLINE                                     www.cse.ri.gov                            401-738-4000
          May 17, 2012
                                                                                8:15-8:45AM – REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

                                                                                                              11:30 AM to 12:30               1 CLE
                                                     8:45 AM to 9:00 AM                 WELCOME                      CIVIL UNIONS & PATERNITY ISSUES
                                                                                   Sharon A. Santilli, Esq.                                 Susan Paikin, Esquire
The Department of Human Services, Office                                                Associate Director    Senior Associate, Center for the Support of Families
                                                                          Office of Child Support Services                                        Colleen Fontana
of Child Support Services is pleased to host
our 8th Annual Child Support Conference.                                                                           Department of Health Vital Records, Registrar
                                                                                         GREETINGS                                       Jennifer Sternick, Esquire
                                                                          Honorable Haiganush Bedrosian                    Department of Health- Legal Counsel
      CHILD SUPPORT:                                                         Chief Judge, RI Family Court

      What’s in the Forecast?                                                           Sandra M. Powell
                                                                                                              12:30 PM to 2:00 PM    LUNCH &
                                                                                            DHS Director                     AWARD CEREMONY
The one thing that remains constant in life is
                                                     9:00 AM to 9:30 AM    “What’s In The Forecast”                            CHILD SUPPORT
                                                                                                              2:00 PM to 2:10 PM
change. The Child Support program is certainly                                     KEYNOTE SPEAKER
ever-changing. We have gone beyond the goal of                                                                     ADVISORY COMMITTEE UPDATE
                                                                           Commissioner Vicki Turetsky                                       Rachel Flum, Co-Chair
securing repayment of a public debt to a goal of                Administration for Children and Families
child support as a reliable source of income for                   Office of Child Support Enforcement
families. Are we now moving towards a more                                                                    2:10 PM to 2:30 PM            T ECHNOLOGY:
family centered program in 2012 and beyond? A                                                                                              WHAT’S ON THE
                                                     9:30 AM to 10:20AM                 1CLE
family centered case management approach                                                                                                        HORIZON?
                                                                  PURSUING CHILD SUPPORT
would include working with custodial and non-                                                                                                Kathleen McCusker
custodial parents. It would include job                                           GLOBALLY                     Chief Human Services Policy & Systems Specialist -
opportunities for Dads. But would it also include                      Intergovernmental Case                                                               OCSS
parenting time orders? Referral for other support                                  Processing                                                Sharon Papa-Rowe
services? Communication through popular social-                                     Susan Paikin, Esquire              Principal Human Service Policy & Systems
media? Assisting with barriers and making sure        Senior Associate, Center for the Support of Families                                     Specialist - OCSS
that all resources are in place to help the family                                    Kevin Tighe, Esquire
stabilize.                                                                    Senior Legal Counsel-OCSS       2:30-2:45 PM          Skit: The Child Support
 The core mission of the program is to provide                                                                                          Office of the Future
emotional and financial support for children; to     10:20 AM to 10:35 AM                    BREAK
locate parents, establish paternity, and to                                                                   2:45 PM to 3:00pm                       BREAK
establish, modify and enforce child support and                 10:35 AM to 11:00 AM     CHILD
medical orders. What will that mission include in
                                                                                SUPPORT UPDATE                3:00 PM to 4:00 PM                          1 CLE
the future? How will we meet this expanding
                                                                               Sharon A. Santilli, Esquire                “A VIEW FROM THE BENCH”
mission with such limited staff and resources?
                                                                                Associate Director - OCSS
Join us to hear what the Commissioner has to say                                                                          New Child Support Guidelines
about the forecast and see what we are doing in                                                                          Moderator:       Frank DiBiase, Esquire
RI.                                                  11:00AM – 11:30AM PROJECT RESTORE                                                 Chief Legal Counsel, OCSS
                                                               A Case Management Approach                                             Magistrate Armand Monaco
                                                                       Case Manager Courtney Johnson                                             RI Family Court
                                                                                     Policy Studies, Inc.                                    Rachel Flum, Esquire
                                                                         Professor Jayashree Nimmagada                                           Poverty Institute
                                                             Rhode Island College School of Social Work                                    Steven Hirsch, Esquire
                                                                             Professor Daniel Weisman
                                                             Rhode Island College School of Social Work

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