Annual Conference 2021
The 2021 Annual Conference hosted by the Indiana Youth Advisory Board was a great success!
The 2021 conference, themed The New Normal: Defining Our Future, was a virtual event for youth, led by youth and had over 300 participants.
- Breakout sessions were led by former IYAB members on topics chosen by current IYAB members.
- A keynote speech from Ángela Quijada-Banks, author of “The Black Foster Youth Handbook,” NAACP Image Award Nominee and CEO of Soulful Liberation and Consciously Melanated Queens
- An awards ceremony recognizing young people and adult supporters who have advocated for teens and young adults transitioning out of the foster care system.
- A Statewide Indiana Youth Advisory Board meeting
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