Announcing the
All In for Self-Determination Conference!

A Statewide Virtual Conference on
California’s Self-Determination Program

Friday - Sunday half days
April 16 - 18, 2021

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Join self-advocates, family members, independent facilitators, FMSs, regional center staff, service providers, advocates, and anyone else interested in the Self-Determination Program!

The conference will include keynote speeches by key leaders in California, panels of self-determination experts, and numerous breakout sessions for beginner, intermediate, and advanced self-determined individuals and their supporters.

The conference will take place on an innovative platform that gives conference attendees the ability to network with other participants as well as virtually visit all of the “booths” in our Expo. Our amazing Expo will include FMSs, independent facilitators, service providers, and advocates who can help you get started in your self-determination journey.

Early Sign Up Registration Costs (until March 19):
$50 - Individuals served by regional centers and their family members
$75 - All others

Conference registration includes access to the conference platform and participation in all sessions and Expo plus a conference T-shirt and the Thinking Outside the Box self-determination manual, which will be mailed in advance.

Payments accepted:
  • Regional center clients: This conference will be vendored with regional centers for those in the traditional system
  • Current SDP Participants - We can invoice your FMS
  • Credit cards
  • Checks
Become a Conference Sponsor!

We have sponsorship opportunities available starting at $1,000.

Your sponsorship dollars will help us to provide:
  • Scholarships for people with disabilities and family members in need
  • Simultaneous interpretation in Spanish for all sessions
  • Closed captioning for all sessions

The conference platform offers our sponsors unique opportunities to meet with our registrants informally and formally throughout the conference.
Anunciamos la 
Conferencia Todos Abordo con la Autodeterminación 

Una conferencia virtual para todo el estado sobre el 
Programa de Autodeterminación de California

Viernes a domingo, medias jornadas
Del 16 al 18 de abril de 2021
Únase a personas que abogan por sí mismas, familiares, facilitadores independientes, FMS, personal de centros regionales, proveedores de servicios, defensores y todos aquellos interesados en el Programa de Autodeterminación (SDP).

La conferencia incluirá presentaciones de líderes importantes en California, paneles de expertos en autodeterminación y numerosas sesiones de trabajo de nivel principiante, intermedio y avanzado para personas autodeterminadas y sus colaboradores. 

La conferencia tendrá lugar en una innovadora plataforma que les permite a los asistentes conectarse con otros participantes y, además, visitar de manera virtual todos los “pabellones” de nuestra Expo. Nuestra increíble Expo incluirá FMS, facilitadores independientes, proveedores de servicios y defensores que pueden ayudarle a iniciarse en el proceso de la autodeterminación.

Costos de inscripción temprana (hasta el 19 de marzo):
$50 - clientes de centros regionales y sus familiares
$75 - demás participantes

La inscripción a la Conferencia incluye acceso a la plataforma de conferencias y participación en todas las sesiones y la Expo, más una camiseta de la conferencia y el manual de autodeterminación Thinking Outside the Box (Piense de forma creativa), que se le enviará por correo con anterioridad.

Pagos aceptados:
  • Clientes de los centros regionales: Para las personas que se encuentran en el sistema tradicional, esta conferencia contará con aprobación de pago (vendored) de los centros regionales. 
  • Para los participantes actuales del SDP, podemos facturar a su FMS
  • Tarjetas de crédito 
  • Cheques
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