April 29, 2019


Join us for Peaceful Households’ annual Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Conference on April 29, 2019 in Colorado Springs. As we have in the past, our 2019 conference promises to deliver unique learning and networking opportunities by bringing together national and regional experts to share the latest research, studies, ideas and trends from across the nation and our own communities.

Keynote Speaker

Our keynote speaker is Phillip Fischer, Ph.D., Phillip H. Knight Chair and Professor of Psychology at the University of Oregon were he serves as Founding Director of the Center for Translational Neuroscience. His work focuses on socially and economically disadvantaged families and child maltreatment. He is a member of the National Scientific Council on the Developing Child, both based at Harvard University. Doctor Fischer is the recipient of the 2012 Society for Prevention Research Translational Science Award and his intervention programs are being implemented at sites throughout the United States and Europe.

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Guest Speaker


Jo McGuire is as an advocate, speaker and writer for safe and drug-free workplaces, families and communities as the founder and President of Five Minutes of Courage. She also serves as the Senior Project Manager for TSS Inc, a workplace screening services provider, specializing in workplace drug and alcohol policy writing. Jo was appointed as a member of the Taxation, Banking & Civil Law workgroup for the Colorado Governor's Task Force to regulate Amendment 64 in Colorado due to her expertise in the field of workplace drug and alcohol testing. Jo currently serves as the founding Board Chairman of the National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association.

Go here to view all our speakers.                           See the full agenda here.

Platinum Sponsor


Sponsorship Opportunities

Our 2018 Conference drew approximately 250 people from 90 organizations and 30 communities across Colorado. The diversity and participation of our audience makes the conference an ideal setting to get your message out. We offer a variety of sponsorship opportunities to fit any size budget.

Where & When

Antlers Hotel

4 South Cascade Avenue

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

April 29, 2019


$135 per attendee

Includes: Lunch & Free Parking

Special hotel room rates available. Contact Hannah Cottrell at the Antlers Hotel for details at 719-955-6202 or Just mention Peaceful Households.

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