Alberta Disability Workers Association
Building a Valued, Proud & Professional Workforce
Other Events

Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE)

24th Annual National Supported Employment Conference

The Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE) invites employment service providers & employers working with persons who have disabilities to join them for the 2019 conference whose theme is A Changing Society: Seizing Opportunities, Enhancing Possibilities. This conference is Canada’s largest and leading-edge professional development and networking event around employment inclusion for people with disabilities. Check https://caseconference.ca for event details.

When: June 11-13, 2019
Where: Montreal, Quebec

Unversity of Alberta

Second Annual Innovations in Practice Conference

Children, youth, and adults with DD are vulnerable to high rates of general health and mental health concerns.  This conference will focus on practical strategies and partnerships to optimize their potential.  Our goal is to help clinicians and caregivers learn effective ways to work with individuals with DD, and their families, in partnership to improve their quality of life experience.  The conference will also provide educational and informative psychiatric, behavioural, mental health, and complex physical health updates specific to individuals with DD, and showcase best practices in the field. Click here for more information.

When: October 9-10, 2019
Where: Edmonton Inn & Convention Centre

CMHA Alberta

Working Stronger 2019 Conference

The theme for this year's conference is "Work/Life Balance: Fact or Fiction?" Streams for sessions include Workplace & Personal Wellness, Voice of Lived Experience, and Occupational Health & Safety & the Law. If you have content that you would like to share, click here and make your submission before April 3.

When: October 28-28, 2019
Where: Chateau Lacombe, Edmonton, AB