Events: Community

Youth Leadership Forum

Missouri Youth Leadership Forum 2023

The Governor’s Council on Disability is now accepting applications for the 2023 Missouri Youth Leadership Forum (MO-YLF). Participants will spend 5 days learning about leadership, career exploration, college and employment, goal setting, self-determination, self-advocacy, mentorship, disability history, independent living, and much more. They also will have an opportunity to experience a college environment, as they…

LifeCourse Showcase

LifeCourse Showcase 2023

The 7th annual Charting the LifeCourse Showcase will be held on May 2-4, 2023 in Kansas City, MO at the Westin Crown Center. Join fellow advocates, family leaders, professionals, and other stakeholders on the journey of learning, sharing, and networking around the Charting the LifeCourse Framework and Tools. Go HERE for more information.


MOAAIDD Annual 2023 Conference

The Missouri Chapter of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (MOAAIDD) wants you to save the date for their annual conference on March 8, 2023 at the Stoney Creek Hotel in Columbia, MO. A self-advocate will provide tips and resources to promote self-determination in your local communities and with the people you serve.…

Supporting the Spectrum

Supporting the Spectrum Podcast

Hosted by The Thompson Center, topics discussed are geared towards families and professionals providing direct support to individuals with autism, we encourage all to listen.

Disability Rights Legislative Day

Disability Rights Legislative Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1, 2023.