2016 Statewide Disabilities Conference

March 18-19, 2016

Westin Pasadena Hotel, Pasadena, CA

See this story on KABC Non-profit Helps Asians and Pacific Islanders with Disabilities that talks about some of the challenges faced by Asians and Pacific Islanders with disabilities.

Click on APIDC 2016 Disabilities Conference Brochure to view/download the Conference schedule, breakout session descriptions and speakers.

Breakout session presentations can be accessed by clicking on the breakout session name below (some sessions did not have presentations, so there are no links):

Breakout Sessions

March 18 1A Outreach to the Asian Pacific Islander Disabled (No presentations)

March 18 1B Benefits

March 18 1C Prevention, Protection and Civil Rights in California

March 18 2A Mental Health and Emerging Issues in the Asian Pacific Islander Communities

March 18 2B Assistive Technology  Update on Current Technologies

March 18 2C Employment for Individuals with Disabilities

March 18 3A Health Care/Affordable Care Act

March 18 3B Occupational Therapy

March 18 3C Accessing Resources & Services Through Public Agencies (No presentations)

March 19 1A Prevention, Protection and Civil Rights in California

March 19 1B Comprehensive Care for Autism

March 19 1C ABC’s of Special Education

March 19 1D Youth Panel (No presentations)

March 19 2A Accessing Resources & Services Through Public Agencies (No presentations)

March 19 2B Transition to College – Options in Higher Education

March 19 2C Transition to Adulthood (Legal and Financial Issues)

March 19 3A Employment for Individuals with Disabilities

March 19 3B Persons In Recovery From Mental Illness Can Work (No presentations)

March 19 3C Health Care/Affordable Care Act