Tuesday, July 15, 2023 4:30-5:30pm | Guardianship

Flipping The Script: The Other Side of Guardianship

You might have been told about guardianship in the traditional sense, but there are other factors to consider when it comes to legal guardianship:  the purpose of guardianship, how to determine when guardianship is no longer in the best interest of the person, powers of attorney, representative payees, special needs trusts, limited guardianship, the restoration of a person’s rights, and supported decision-making agreements as an alternative.

Please join us and bring your questions.

Tameka Lee, Director of LIFEguardianship, The Arc of NC

March 28, 2022 - March 30, 2022 | Washington DC

Disability Policy Seminar

The Disability Policy Seminar offers the opportunity for passionate advocates, self-advocates, experts, and professionals in the field to come together and learn about key federal issues that affect them most. After a wide range of sessions offering training and learning, participants will learn how to best engage with their representatives in Congress and be given opportunities to do so. The Arc of the United States hosts this conference in collaboration with several other national disability organizations.

July 18, 2022 - July 20, 2022 | Chicago, IL

Summer Leadership Institute

The Summer Leadership Institute is an intimate networking event for chapter executives and senior staff. The conference focuses on professional development, with presentations aimed at staff leading disability organizations and tackling urgent issues in the sector.