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Infant-Toddler Court Teams:

Supporting Foster Families in the Time of Opioids

A Congressional Baby Caucus and Foster Youth Caucus Briefing

Wednesday, May 22

2 pm – 3 pm

Rayburn House Office Building 2261


Dear Colleague,

Please join the Congressional Foster Youth Caucus and the Baby Caucus for a briefing on “Infant-Toddler Court Teams: Supporting Foster Families in the Time of Opioids”. We welcome Congressional staff, interns, and advocacy groups to engage with the following
speakers for a discussion of how innovations in infant-toddler court teams have addressed increased referrals to the foster care system on American families affected by the opioids epidemic.

  • Darneshia Bell – Senior Technical Assistance Specialist, National Infant-Toddler Court Program (ITCP)
  • Pauline Green – Graduated Parent of Safe Babies Court Team
  • Judge William R. Anderson, III – Juvenile Court Judge, Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Janie Huddleston – Director, National Infant-Toddler Court Program (ITCP)

We would be honored if you or a member of your staff can join us for this timely discussion. For more information, please contact Alanna Purdy ( in Rosa DeLauro’s office or Nina
DeJonghe ( in Karen Bass’ office.




ROSA L. DeLAURO                                                                 KAREN BASS

Member of Congress                                                               Member of Congress

Baby Caucus Chair                                                                  Foster Youth Caucus Chair

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