Welfare Research and Evaluation Conference

Wednesday, May 28 - from 12:00 to 11:59 PM

Location: Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H St NW, Washington, D.C., DC 20001

Welfare Research and Evaluation Conference

The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is pleased to announce that the 17th Annual Welfare Research and Evaluation Conference (WREC). 

For more than 15 years, this conference has been a leading forum for researchers, practitioners, program operators, State and local administrators, Federal officials and policymakers to discuss family self-sufficiency programs and policies. Conference presentations highlight the latest findings in family self-sufficiency research, ways to incorporate findings into research design, and implementation of programs, policies and strategies for future evaluations.

The conference will focus on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and related programs, policies and services that support low-income and vulnerable families on the path to economic self-sufficiency.

Fore more information about the Welfare Research and Evaluation Conference, see the WREC homepage