Calendar

January

January 30, 2014 - Introduction to New National Center on Criminal Justice and Disability Slated Webinar

The Arc’s National Center on Criminal Justice and Disability welcomes you to attend its first webinar on January 30 at 12:30 CST, 1:30 EST. This is the first in a series of 20 plus webinars taking place over the next two years as part of the Department of Justice-funded project. Learn about The Center’s mission, goals, partners, products and services, and find out how you can get involved and become better equipped to provide equal access to justice for individuals with I/DD in your own community and within your profession.  Law enforcement and other first responders, legal professionals, forensic interviewers, victim advocates, disability advocates and other allied professionals are encouraged to attend this free session. Register now.  Contact Kathryn Walker at kwalker@thearc.org with any questions.

February

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

March

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program 

April

April 7-10, 2014 - 2014 Annual State Long-Term Care Ombudsman National Training Conference

San Diego, CA

May

May 28-30, 2014 3rd World Congress on Adult Guardianship

The 3rd World Congress on Adult Guardianship is scheduled for May 28- 30 in Arlington, VA. This unique event will bring together 120 speakers from 21 countries on six continents to discuss promising practices in the area of adult guardianship; Kathy Greenlee, Administrator and Assistant Secretary for Aging is slated as a key note speaker. This is the third World Congress on Guardianships;  the first and second were held respectively in Japan and Australia. The event is hosted by the National Guardianship Network (members include, among others, the National Guardianship Association, the ABA Commission on Law and Aging, the Alzheimer's Association, the National Academy for Elder Law Attorneys, the National College of Probate Judges and AARP). An attached a brochure details the complete program. As you will see, this event boasts world-renowned speakers, researchers and experts on adult guardianship. The event is an excellent opportunity to attend a worldwide gathering, being held in the USA! In addition, it will offer continuing education opportunities. Visit www.worldcongressguardianship.org for more information.

June

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

July

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

August

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

September

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

October

October 16-17, 2014 - New National Aging and Law Conference in Washington, DC

This is a rebirth of the National Aging and Law Conference that was last held in December 2010. And a replacement for the NAELA National Aging and Law Institute that was held for the last time in 2013. 
 
Details and a call for speakers will be available soon.  For information, contact David Godfrey at the ABA Commission on Law and Aging – David.Godfrey@Americanbar.org.

November

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

December

Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
 


Suggested additions to this calendar may be directed to Alia Murphy, Associate, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program.  The Ombudsman Resource Center Calendar of Events is intended to include specific events, national meetings, training sessions of the aging network and other organizations of possible interest. NORC and Consumer Voice are not responsible for the content of the meetings (except where sponsored by Consumer Voice) or for changes in the dates or locations. Please contact the sponsoring organization directly for additional information.