Conference Location

The Community Response to Child Abuse Conference will be held at the Sioux Falls Convention Center, 1201 N. West Ave., Sioux Falls, SD 57104. More information about the Convention Center can be found here. Doors will open each day beginning at 7:00 AM CT. Ample parking is available on the East side of the building.

Conference Lodging

There are many different hotels and motels in Sioux Falls to accommodate your lodging needs. Click here to access Visit Sioux Falls and review all hotel and motel listings. 

The following room block is available for conference lodging at a reduced state rate for Wednesday, October 3rd and/or Thursday, October 4th (Please contact the hotel directly to book and pay for your room):

Ramada by Wyndham Sioux Falls Airport Hotel and Suites

  • State Rate rooms available. Must book by September 1, 2018 to receive State Rate. State Rate available for State of South Dakota employees only. To reserve a room, mention the "Community Response to Child Abuse Conference State Rate Room Block".
  • Call 605-336-1020 to reserve a room.
  • Click here to visit the hotel website.

Session Handouts

Session handouts will be posted on the Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment website within 7 business days of the conclusion of the conference. Some session handouts may be available prior to the conference and/or may be accessible via computer or mobile device during the conference.

Conference Recordings

Select speakers and breakout sessions will be recorded. Video links to select breakout session will be posted on the Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment website by November 1st, 2018. If you would like a digital copy of a recording, please reach out to for more information.


Registration fees will not be refunded; however, registration fees are transferable. Please contact Cassie at to transfer your registration.

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Wireless Internet

Complimentary Wi-Fi will be available throughout the conference for attendees, vendors, and presenters. The access code for the Wi-Fi will be provided at the conference.

Nursing Mothers

A private room with chairs and access to electrical outlets will be provided for nursing mothers.


The Sioux Falls Convention Center is entirely handicap accessible. Please let a staff member know if you require additional support services.