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Saturday, May 4, 2019
Varied Industries Conference Center, Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50317
Check-in/registration:    8:15 - 9:00 am
Conference:    9:00 am - 4:15 pm

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Exhibitor package fees are $75 for non-profit organizations and $100 for for-profit organizations (fees increase after April 15). Exhibitors receive one complimentary registration, which includes a light breakfast, snacks, and box lunch (if needed, additional meals are available at $40 per person). The exhibitor package also includes an 8-foot display table, Wi-Fi access, recognition in pre-conference promotions, listing in conference packet, and participation in the Exhibitor Raffle for attendees.


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Free, on-site childcare is available for parents attending the conference and is provided by the Easter Seals Child Development Center; space is available on a first come, first served basis. Registration and payment of a refundable $10 per child deposit required. Refunds will be given when you check-in at the conference; deposits are only given to those who attended or those who canceled their childcare registration prior to the April 29 deadline. 


Continuing education credits cost $10 per person, payable to ASK Resource Center upon check-in at the conference. Printed certificates will be available at the end of the day for attendees who pre-registered for credit. Credit recipients who did not pre-register will receive their certificate via email.

» Attorneys:  Conference approved to offer 2.0 credit hours.
» Social Work
:  Conference approved to offer 5.25 credit hours.
» LMFT & LMHC: Conference approved to offer 5.25 credit hours.
» Behavioral Health, Peer Support & Substance Abuse Professionals: Conference approved to offer 5.25 credit hours. This credit option is for Family Peer Support and Peer Support workers, plus many other certifications, and is approved by the Iowa Board of Certification.


8:15 – 9:00 am                Registration & Check-in
9:00 – 9:15 am                Welcome remarks & Keynote introduction
9:15 – 10:15 am              Morning Keynote presented by LeDerick Horne
10:15 – 10:30 am            Break
10:30 – 11:30 am            10:30 am Breakout Sessions
11:30  am – 12:30 pm    Lunch catered by Hy-Vee
12:30 – 1:30 pm              12:30 pm Breakout Sessions
1:30 – 1:45 pm                Break
1:45 – 2:45 pm                1:45 pm Breakout Sessions
2:45 – 3:00 pm                Break
3:00 – 4:00 pm                "Final Thoughts" presented by LeDerick Horne
4:00 – 4:15 pm                Closing remarks, Exhibitor Raffle drawing & Childcare pickup


We will provide reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities or special health care needs. Submit an accommodation request to; the deadline is Monday, April 29. Sign language interpretation will be provided by Life Interpreter, Inc.

2019 Together We Can is presented in partnership with
ASK Resource Center, Arc of Iowa, Iowa Department of Education, Iowa Statewide Independent Living Council & University of Iowa Center for Disabilities and Development