CCS is excited to announce Vermont Care Partner’s annual conference to continue the discussion with national, regional, and local speakers about health care disparities, cultural competence and ways we can improve our service delivery, support and protection of all Vermonters. Wed., March 14th at UVM’s Davis Center, Burlington.

REGISTER HERE. General Admission is $125 per person (up to 4 people). For groups of 5 or more, registration is $100 per person. (Please contact Cath Burns at cath@vermontcarepartners to obtain the group rate)

This year’s keynote will be provided by Dr. Renee Brand Canady, Ph.D., MPA. Dr. Canady is the Chief Executive Officer of the Michigan Public Health Institute and is recognized nationally as a thought leader in health disparities and inequities, cultural competence, and social justice.


Joining Dr. Canady will be many local and regional speakers who will lead workshops about:

• Vermont’s Changing Demographics
• Discrepant School Disciplinary Practices
• Restorative Justice
• Ageism
• Unconscious Bias
• Unconscious Bias and Supervision
• Health Care Disparities and the Development of Integrated Care Models
• Fair and Impartial Policing in Vermont
• And more!