AANE’s 2024 Virtual Jody Acford Conference Details

This conference is named in loving memory of Jody Acford — a dedicated parent and AANE community & board member.

This conference will provide valuable insights and practical tools for Autistic and other Neurodivergent individuals navigating the complexities of adulthood. Emphasizing the importance of interdependence, AANE will offer a day of learning designed to foster capability and confidence in adulthood, including information on healthcare, financial literacy, housing, and more.

Conference registrants will gain free access to the 2023 recorded presentations on accessing federal benefits.

Registration Information

Friday, March 8, 2024

11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Eastern Time Zone (ET)

Livestreamed (recording will be available post-event)

Member price = $45
Non-Member price = $60

For group rate inquiries email [email protected]

Friday, March 8, 2024 Agenda

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11:00 AM – 11:05 AM ET – Opening Address

11:05 AM – 12:00 PM ET – Presentation: Neuroinclusive Healthcare: Strategies for Navigating a Broken System

12:00 PM – 12:15 PM ET – Break

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM ET – Presentation: Essentials of Special Needs Planning for Neurodiverse Adults

1:15 PM – 2:00 PM ET – Lunch Break – Beyond Chronic Burnout Podcast

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET- Presentation: Your Home, Your Choices: Explaining the Diversity of Housing & Support Options

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET – Break

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM ET – Panel Discussion: Practical Advice for Navigating Transportation

4:15 PM – 4:30 PM ET – Closing Address

AANE Thanks Our 2024 Platinum Conference Sponsors!

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