There are several upcoming events related to disabilities in the Los Angeles area:
7th Annual Tools for Transformation Conference
Date: April 12-13, 2013
Location: Junior Blind of America, 5300 Angeles Vista Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90043
“The biggest FREE Autism, Developmental disabilities, ADHD, LD, mental health, education and advocacy conference in southern California”
Download the 7th Annual Tools for Transformation flyer.
7th Annual Tools for Transformation Legislative Brunch
Date: April 12-13, 2013 8:00 AM
Location: Radisson Midtown at USC, 3540 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
“Meet California’s most influential elected officials and participate in a lively discussion on one of the biggest issues facing today’s children and youth: gun violence and school safety. Some advocates are calling on elected officials to enact tougher gun control laws while others say the solution lies in more financial resources for mental health and developmental disability services. Now it’s your tum to weigh in on this critical issue and be a part of Los Angeles’ biggest call-to-action to keep our kids safe.”
Download the Legislative Brunch flyer.
iStand 4 Peace
Date: April 12-13, 2013, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: USC Town and Gown Hall, 665 Exposition Blvd
“Join us at the iStand4Peace summit to empower young people to take a stand against bullying and school violence. Featuring nationally-renowned motivational speakers. anti-bullying and nonviolence workshops, live music, celebrity guests, and opening remarks by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas.”
Download the iStand 4 Peace flyer.