UMA Newsletters

March 9, 2021

UMA Newsletters can be found by clicking one of the links below. If you have a question, or have news that you would like to share in one of our newsletters, please contact Sara Charbonneau ( UMA July/August 2021 Newsletter UMA June 2021 Newsletter UMA May 2021 Newsletter UMA March 2021 Newsletter UMA January 2021…

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Resilience 365

January 26, 2021

This year-round conference will feature quality education, inspiring keynotes, recognition of excellence in mission, and numerous peer networking experiences. Please click here to learn more.

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Building A Resilient Ministry

June 8, 2021

Building a Resilient Ministry A Joint UMA and CHHSM Eventfor Ministries Serving Children, Youth and Families Wednesday, August 11 1:00 – 3:00 P.M. Eastern Featuring Frank Kros, Founder and CEO, Kros Learning Group Invest in your team for this invaluable two-hour learningexperience designed to support youth serving professionals in meeting the dramatic healing needs of…

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Call for Proposals for 2022 UMA Annual Meeting

May 18, 2021

Click here to submit your education proposal. More information on the 2022 Annual Meeting will be available soon. If you have questions, please contact us at

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Illinois Governor proclaims, July 2021, as The Baby Fold’s History of Care on Rt. 66 Month

July 27, 2021

We are pleased to announce that the Governor of the State of Illinois, JB Pritzker, has designated July 2021 as “The Baby Fold’s History of Care on Rt. 66″ Month, for its long history of serving children and families throughout central Illinois along the pathway of historic Route 66 in Normal, IL. The Governor’s proclamation…

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The Caminos Nacional Story: Partnering to Serve Unaccompanied Children

June 29, 2021

An Interview with Kelly Berger, LCSW-C, Vice President of Special Operations, Board of Child Care The subject of unaccompanied minors has been in the news a great deal over the past few years, but Board of Child Care has been serving this youth for some time. Tell us about your work and how you came…

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