Date published: 11/20/2017

Jill Waterman, Adjunct Professor Emerita, received a 2017 national Adoption Excellence Award for “extraordinary contributions in supporting adoption and permanency outcomes for children in foster care” for her work with UCLA TIES for Families.

The award, given by the Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services, was presented at a ceremony in Washington, DC on November 16 by Jerry Milner, Associate Commissioner at the Children’s Bureau, and the Commissioner for the Administration on Children, Youth and Families.