Thank you for a successful 2014 WREC!

Session footage will be posted to our website shortly, and presentations are available upon request.

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The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, held the 17th Annual WREC May 28–30, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC.

For more than sixteen years, the WREC has been a leading forum for family self-sufficiency and poverty researchers, State and local administrators, practitioners and program operators and Federal officials and policymakers to network with peers and discuss cutting-edge research on family self-sufficiency and social welfare programs and policies.

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