All are welcome to attend our second annual Variety Family Conference! Part of the Emerson Resource Center, the Conference will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019.
Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from speaker Dr. Ann Turnbull, a distinguished professor Emerita in Special Education. Ann has more than 50 years of experience in the field of disability and has focused her research on family support, family-professional partnerships and community inclusion for individuals with disabilities. Read more about Ann here.
When: Saturday, December 7, 2019
Where: Edward Jones (130 Edward Jones Blvd, Maryland Heights, MO, 63043)
Who: Variety Families, Students and Community members
Cost: $25 per attendee - Variety families' and students' fees refunded upon conference attendance
Time: 9 a.m. to noon with optional networking breakfast at 8 a.m.
- 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. - Complimentary breakfast
- 9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Session 1 - "From Enduring to Prevailing: Enhancing Family Quality of Life Across the Full Family Life Span
- 10:30 a.m. - Noon - Session 2 - "Advocacy Lessons that Strengthen Family Quality of Life"
To register, fill out the form below and mail a check to Variety St. Louis. Registration is not complete until your check is received - you will be notified via email when your check arrives in the office and your registration is verified.
Variety families and students (with a valid ID) will have their registration check returned upon conference attendance. Registered Variety families and students not in attendance at the conference will have their check cashed to offset conference expenses.
NEW THIS YEAR: Childcare will be available to Variety families for a refundable fee of $25 per family. Similar to the registration fee, families that attend the conference will have their $25 childcare check returned to them.
Advance registration is required for both conference attendance and childcare! Drop-offs of children not pre-registered for childcare will not be permitted.
Fill out the form below by midnight on Sunday, December 1, mail in your check, and we will see you on December 7!
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