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Creating Lifelong Learners – National Association for Down Syndrome Conference


Saturday, August 11, 2018    
7:30 am - 4:30 pm


St. Ignatius College Prep - Women's Society
1076 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL, 60608

Event Type

Conference for parents to learn Down syndrome skills and transition preparation.

The National Association for Down Syndrome (NADS) is the oldest organization in the country serving individuals with Down syndrome and their families. NADS strives to support all persons with Down syndrome in achieving their full potential. The Creating Lifelong Learners conference will feature keynote speakers Katie Driscoll and Kayla McKeon. Topics covered will include: speech and language support, reading and writing skills, positive behavior supports, dual diagnosis, sibling support, employment, physical therapy and more. You can earn Early Intervention credits and Gateways Verified Hours for ECE providers.

Conference is $75 and registration on the Conference Registration Form is required by Aug. 6. For more information, visits the Conference Event page or call the NADS office at (630) 325-9112.