Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT is the Every Child Symposium?
Every Child is a one-day conference designed to inspire the faith community in Indiana to answer God’s call to care for vulnerable children. It is a day full of inspiration, equipping, and practical ideas so that EVERYONE can do SOMETHING to make a difference in the lives of children in need in our communities. Our God-sized goal is that every child in Indiana is loved & supported.
WHERE is the Every Child Symposium?
The 2024 Symposium will be held at the main campus of Eastern Star Church located at 5750 30th St., Indianapolis, IN 46218.
WHEN is the Every Child Symposium?
In 2024, the Every Child Symposium will be on Saturday, March 9 from 9 am – 3:30 pm EST.
WHO is this conference best suited for?
Every Child is for anyone desiring to make a difference in the lives of at-risk children. It is for anyone exploring what it would look like to get involved, church leaders & pastors, teachers, counselors, child advocates, foster and adoptive parents, host parents, and kinship providers.
I’m not a foster or adoptive parent. Why should I attend?
Is training credit available for foster parents?
Is there childcare available?
What is the cancellation/refund policy?
Are there any discounts available?
Yes! We also offer an Early Bird discount until December 31, 2023.
Will lunch be provided? What if I have dietary restrictions?
Yes! Lunch is included in your registration fee. Please indicate dietary restrictions on your registration form.
Can I volunteer to help?
Can I be a sponsor?
Yes! We love to connect attendees with organizations who provide ways for individuals, businesses, or churches to get involved in caring for vulnerable children or serves those who already are. If your organization fits one of these descriptions, please go to our sponsorship page to find out more.
Only sales of items that assist attendees in supporting vulnerable children are permitted at exhibit booths.