Events and lectures

Whole Child Training Institute

Hallie Ford Center

The Hallie Ford Center hosts training series is to provide high-quality professional development trainings that address the needs of the whole child for educators, administrators, specialists, etc. who work with children and youth of all abilities.

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Campbell Lecture Series

Campbell Lecture Series

Cynthia and Duncan Campbell Lecture Series on Childhood Relationships, Risk and Resilience

Oregon Parenting Educators Conference

Oregon Parenting Educators Conference

The annual Oregon Parenting Educators Conference is for professionals working with families.


Oregon Parenting Education Week Webinar Series

The Oregon Parenting Education Week Webinar Series support the work of parenting education professionals and bringing awareness to the importance of parenting education for the health of children and families..

Family impact seminar series

Family Impact Seminar Series

The Family Impact Seminar Series brings the latest research to legislators, agency leadership and the academic community.


Event and Training Calendar

Take a look at all the upcoming events and trainings in the Hallie E. Ford Center.

   HFC Calendar

System Overload

Building a Trained and Stable Child Care Workforce

The barriers that face families trying to access affordable and accessible child care is an increasing reality.

Access to affordable and accessible child care is becoming increasingly difficult for hard-working, young families — especially for middle and low-income families and within communities of color.

Fortunately, faculty from the Hallie E. Ford Center are finding innovative ways to break barriers and address the needs of Oregon’s early childhood educators and children.