Join Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and check out this must-attend event for parents, advocates, and health care professionals!
Special Needs Network’s upcoming 6th Annual Tools for Transformation Conference and Legislative Breakfast is the biggest and most comprehensive free autism, learning disabilities, ADHD, and mental health conference in Los Angeles. This massive two-day event begins on Friday, April 13th with the Legislative Breakfast, where participants have the opportunity to engage in dialogue with the city’s top policymakers and advocates. Distinguished panelists include SEIU-ULTCW President Laphona Butler, L.A. City Controller Wendy Greuel, CA State Senator Curren D. Price, Jr., L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, CA State Assemblymember Holly J. Mitchell, and more. ABC news anchor Marc Brown will serve as the emcee.
On Saturday, April 14th, the country’s most renowned experts in medicine, law, education, and advocacy will come together to provide families with cutting edge information and resources through a full day of classes and workshops. There will also be a resource fair where families can connect with health service providers, disability rights attorneys, and other special needs professionals. Other activities include book signings with special guest authors, networking luncheon, awards presentations, and free give-aways and raffles including iPads.
April 13, 2012 – Legislative Breakfast
Radisson Midtown at USC
3540 South Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90001
April 14, 2012 – Tools for Transformation Conference
Junior Blind of America
5300 Angeles Vista Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90043
Register for free at www.specialneedsnetwork.org