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July 17, 2018, 9:00 AM - July 18, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel
Young people who are leaving the children's mental health or other child-serving systems frequently are left with little to no support as they navigate a new world of service delivery. Providing peer supports for this population requires a generational lens as well as an understanding of the intersections that define systems of care. This course is designed to prepare current Certified Peer & Recovery Specialists to support the transition from adolescence to adulthood through a deeper understanding of the interplay of individuals and the systems.
July 21, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Everhart Museum
The Everhart Museum will begin hosting an early stage engagment program in partnership with the Greater PA Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
Participants and their caregivers will meet at the Museum for themed tours of the Museum collection.
July 25, 2018 - July 27, 2018 @ Penn Stater Conference Center & Hotel
The primary purpose of the conference, Planning Today for a Winning Tomorrow, is to expand the capacity of schools, agencies, and communities, in partnership with youth, young adults and families, in promoting the successful transition of youth/young adults with disabilities to post-school outcomes of employment, post-secondary education and training, community participation and healthy lifestyles. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about effective practices to assist youth/young adults with disabilities to explore possibilities, to take advantage of their opportunities, and to actively advocate for their future.
The conference will feature:
? Keynote presentations
? Over 90 breakout sessions
? Sessions and activities designed for youth and young adults
? Family engaging sessions and networking opportunities
? Accommodations and Supports Expo, featuring hands-on assistive technology exhibits, vendor displays, and resource table.
Continuing education credits are offe
July 28, 2018, 12:00 PM - July 29, 2018, 12:00 PM @ Mountain Sky Festival Grounds
A sensory friendly music, arts, yoga, and wellness festival for all ages and abilities. Individuals with special needs, and those who wish to support and empower them, are invited to attend recreational and educational workshops, connect with nature, experience live music, participate in mindfulness practices, and build a supportive community network and lifestyle that extends far beyond the festival grounds.
Inclusion Festival is the nation's first outdoor, multi-day annual event that celebrates neurodiversity, promotes understanding and acceptance, provides holistic educational opportunities, and encourages healthy lifestyle choices that extend far beyond the festival grounds.
The event includes educational wellness workshops, immersive & experiential activities, live music, motivational speakers, and specialized food, craft and product vendors. There will also be a community resource fair, therapeutic consultations, and vocational and volunteer opportunities