Time: January 29, 2011 at 8am to January 30, 2011 at 4pm
Location: Long Beach Memorial Hospital (Houssels Forum)
Street: 2801 Atlantic Avenue
City/Town: Long Beach, CA
Website or Map: http://www.facebook.com/event…
Event Type: autism, conferences, lb
Organized By: Autism Society of America
Latest Activity: Dec 13, 2010
Cost Before 1/17/11: $35/person or $50/couple
Cost After 1/17/11: $40/person or $60/couple
Includes Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Parking each day.
Make checks/money orders payable to GLB/SGV Autism Winter 2011 and return with a letter stating your Name, Address, City, State, Zip, Email Address, Are you a Person with Autism, Family Member, or Professional. Professional's please provide discipline. Also Credit Card (Visa or MC) payment okay.. add CC#, Card Type, Exp. Date, Name on Card, Zip Code and Signature.
CHILDCARE NOT PROVIDED
SPANISH INTERPRETATION AVAILABLE
Se habla Espanol: Sandra Alfaro (562)622-9286
Learn about the full range of available resources, from diagnosis through childhood into adulthoood, and how to be an effective advocate for your child.
Saturday, January 29, 2011
Registration, Continental Breakfast, Book and Art Sales, Welcome and Opening Remarks
Panel of Local Hospitals with Specialized Autism Services-Long Beach Memorial, Children's Hospital LA, For OC Kids (a UCI/CHOC collaboration), UCLA
Partners in Community Inclusion (PICI) Parent Panel
Learn how to create a vision for your child's future that sets a course for a meaningful life through inclusion in the community, from parents who have been there.
Lunch (included in registration cost), Book Sales
Advocacy Panel-TASK, Disability Rights CA (P&A), Clients Rights Advocates, Area Board X, Disability Rights Legal Center,
Government Agencies Panel-Social Security Admin, SSI, Medi-CAL, Medicare, IHSS, Dept. of Mental Health (represented by Alma Family Services), Dept of Rehabilitation
Sunday, January 30, 2011
Registration, Continental Breakfast, Book and Art Sales, Opening Remarks
Regional Centers Panel-East LA Regional Center, Harbor Regional Center. Get the facts about services and budget cuts from the sources!
Using IEPs to Obtain Services Through the School System, Mark Woodsmall, Esq.
Lunch (included in registration cost)
Centers for Independent Living Panel-Disabled Resource Center (Long Beach), Services Center for Independent Living (Claremont), Southeast Center for Independent Living (Downey)
Mental Health Agencies Panel-The Guidance Center of Long Beach, Family Services of Pomona Valley.
Additional information please email me at: AutismInLongBeach@yahoo.com