Other Events

The following events are being held by other People First and self-advocacy groups outside of Oregon.  If you have an event you would like us to add here let us know.

People First of California will host the 2004 Self-Advocacy Convention along with State Council on Developmental Disabilities, Area Board III and Supported Life Institute. The conference will be held at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, California.

Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE)'s 2002 National Self-Advocacy Conference sponsored by the New York  Self-Advocacy Association. This conference will be held at the Adams Mark Hotel in Buffalo, New York. 

The 2002 National Self-Advocacy Conference was held in Buffalo, New York and according to the Self-Advocacy Association Of New York State, who hosted the event: "over 1,300 people from 46 states attended the 2002 National Self-Advocacy Conference. What a great event. There were over 64 informative workshops, great entertainment, a fun trip to Niagara Falls, interesting keynotes, and great opportunities to make LOTS of new friends!" This page on their web site shows what the 2002 conference schedule was like: Nat'l Self-Adv. Conf - Buffalo 2002 - Day at a Glance.

The 20th annual conference of Speaking For Ourselves.  It will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

People First of Arkansas state conference held at the Arkansas 4-H Center in Little Rock.

Picture Album of the 2002 Conference

People First of California state conference held at the Doubletree in Sacramento, California

The 2002 People FirstŪ of California Statewide Conference (Event 1) was terrific. Held on June 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2002, over 1350 people attended - 70% of whom were self-advocates. NEW: Participant highlights of the 2002 event as written by conference attendees. Photos from past conferences may be found on the conference pages of the web site of conference partner People FirstŪ of California.

Ten year celebration conference held by People First of New Hampshire at the Holiday Inn, and, at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord, NH

People First of Ohio 2002 conference and annual meeting held at the Marriott in Dayton, Ohio.

Regional Self-Determination Conference to strengthen national movement and learn about systems change

See Pictures from Freedom March


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