Conference Location

The 2019 One Child, Many Hands: A Multidisciplinary Conference on Child Welfare will be held at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, located at 3501 Sansom Street in Philadelphia, PA. This historic complex houses one of the nation’s oldest law schools, founded in 1850. All conference-wide sessions, workshops, registration and networking luncheons will be held on-site.

The University of Pennsylvania campus is convenient to Center City, Philadelphia and all that the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection has to offer. Accessible to public transportation as well as parking across campus.


If traveling by car, from the Schuykill Expressway take exit 345 and turn west onto Market Street. Turn left onto 34th Street. Turn right onto Sansom Street. The Penn Law building will be on your right.

30th Street Station (Amtrak)

From 30th Street Station (Amtrak) you can take a taxi or walk if you’d like. Just under 1 mile away from 30th Street Station, the conference site is accessible by walking. The roughly 18-minute walk from 30th Street Station will take you along Market Street. From Market, turn left onto 34th Street and right onto Sansom Street. The Law School building will be on your right.

Public Transportation

If traveling within the city, SEPTA’s #11, 13, 34, & #36 trolley, 34th Street Market Frankford Line stop, and #21 & #40 buses all provide access to the conference site. Visit for more information.


Parking is available at the Walnut 38 Garage located at 3735 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA. To park at the Walnut 38 Garage, turn right on 38th Street (via Walnut Street). Entrance to the garage is on 38th Street, between Walnut and Sansom Street.
Cost: $18 per day.

Limited Parking is also available at the Chestnut 34 Garage located at 3381 Ludlow St, Philadelphia, PA. To park at the Chestnut 34 Garage, turn left onto 34th Street (via Ludlow Street), and turn left into the garage. Entrance is on Ludlow Street, between 33rd and 34th.
Cost: $19 per day.

Please note both parking garages only accept payment by credit card.