Upcoming Conferences and Events

The following is a list of events and conferences held throughout the Chicagoland area that parents, advocates and/or teachers can attend. Teachers are encouraged to attend conferences to keep their practices updated. Most events offer CPDUs for teachers. This list is updated periodically, so keep looking for new events.

You can link on sites to browse for other conferences from the same provider.


The Family Resource Center on Disabilities (FRCD) offers parents of children with disabilities birth to 21 years old, their helpers, relatives, professionals, and interested community members no-cost training and workshops, telephone and e-mail assistance, and resources to help claim their role as the child's most effective and significant advocate.

You are invited to contact FRCD for information, resources, support and training.