Loading Events

« All Events

Spring Into Action Self-Advocacy Conference

October 8 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm


This conference will empower, educate and support people with intellectual & developmental disabilities. We will be focusing on issues that are important to you and providing tips, tools and ideas on how to be the best self-advocate you choose to be.

Please join Arc’s one-day event for and about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities(I/DD). The Arc Muskegon has long supported people with I/DD to advocate for themselves, and this conference will give you further tools, resources, education and support to do so.

You will learn more about the basics of self-advocacy that will open many new doors!

You will learn how to share your opinions and speak up about what is important to you!

You will learn how to make a difference for yourself and others!

You will meet new people and
gain new skills at the same time!

Timeline for the Day
9:15am Registration & Welcome
9:30-10:15am Keynote Address
10:30-11:30am 1st Breakout Sessions
11:35 -12:50pm Lunch & Self- Advocate Panel Discussion
1pm-2pm 2nd Breakout Sessions
2-2:30pm Final Thoughts/ Certificates of Attendance
Cost to attend is only $10 which includes lunch, presentation materials & conference goody bag!
231-777-2006Young woman and young man smiling


October 8
9:00 am - 2:30 pm


Delta by Marriott Hotel
939 Third St
Muskegon, MI 49440
+ Google Map