2017 CSLN Leadership Conference
Honoring the Heart of the Matter: Realities and Opportunities
Join us in honoring the exceptional Direct Support Professionals in our state.
April 13 & 14, 2017
Hotel: The Dana On Mission Bay
1710 West Mission Bay Drive, San Diego CA 92109
For Room Reservations Call 619-222-6440
Conference Room Rate Code: "California Supported Living Network"
We are excited to present our speakers:
Joseph Macbeth and John Raffaele- Keynote Speakers
National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
NADSP envisions a world where people with intellectual and other disabilities live community-based lives of their choosing supported by a highly qualified direct support workforce with the knowledge, skills, and values needed to support them in achieving their life goals.
Diana Pastora Carson & Joaquin Carson - Keynote Speaker
Diana is a teacher, speaker, advocate, author and director of Ability Awareness. Likely Diana's most important role is as sister of Joaquin.
Joaquin is an advocate.
Stephen Hinkle - Advocate
Explore what Stephen describes as the Hidden Curriculum.
Esmé Grant Grewal, Esq.- Senior Director of Government Relations (ANCOR)
Patti Uplinger - Housing Now and Lanterman Housing Alliance
Christina Elliott - Cal-ABLE
Direct Support Professional Award of Excellence
This year’s conference general theme is Honoring the Heart of the Matter: Realities & Opportunities. We are excited to celebrate the individuals that spend every day making a difference in the lives of the people we support.