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2017 Independent Living Conference: Leading the Charge
June 12th, 2017 • Sacramento, CA

The California Foundation for Independent Living Centers is excited to announce its first statewide Independent Living: Leading the Charge Conference. Join us at the Sacramento Convention Center on June 12th, 2017. This gathering is intended to bring together Independent Living Center staff, boards and volunteers from across California and the western region to learn and share best practices related to Independent Living Center core services, innovations and partnerships.

Also plan to stay an extra day for the 2017 Disability Capitol Action Day on Tuesday, June 13th at Cesar Chavez Park and march to the Capitol for disabled rights!

Conference Information

Date: Monday, June 12th, 2017

Time: Registration begins at 9:00am

Sacramento Convention Center (3rd Floor Meeting rooms)
1400 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

The registration for the IL Conference is now closed.
Please contact CFILC if you have any questions.

Agenda & Program Booklet

June 12th - Day One

Dowbload the complete and comprehensive conference program booklet. Included are detailed summaries of all the workshops available at the IL Conference.

8:30am – 5:00pm
2017 IL Conference Program Booklet Graphic of the IL Conference program booklet.

June 13th - Day Two

10:00am – 3:00pm
2017 Disability Capitol Action Day Graphic of the Disability Capitol Action Day flyer.

Workshop Tracks
  • Assistive Technology
  • Youth Transition
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Disability Civil Rights/Systems Change
  • Financial Empowerment
Resources While You're in Sacramento

Sacramento has a lot to offer than just sunshine and disability rights advocacy. Below a link for a list for directions to the convention center, restaurants in the area, public transportation, and hospitals & pharmacies.

Download a List of Sacramento Resources

Hotel for the IL Conference

CFILC has secured a block of hotel rooms at the Marriott Residence Inn, downtown Sacramento. The block is available for the nights of Sunday, June 11th and Monday, June 12th. If you run into any booking issues please contact Lisa, lisa@cfilc.org.

Start/End Date: June 11-13, 2017

You may also make reservations by calling the hotel directly at (916) 443-0500 and be sure to let them know you are with the IL Conference.

Other Hotels Near the Sacramento Convention Center

Below is a list of hotels that are located near the Sacramento Convention Center. We strongly recommend securing your hotel room(s) as soon as possible. Rates will increase as the demand for rooms increase… so don't delay.

Download a List of Other Hotels

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Platinum Advocate

Logo of Health Net.

Gold Advocate

Logo of Molina Healthcare. Logo of Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.

Silver Advocate

Logo of IEHP - A Public Entity.

Bronze Advocate

Logo of the California State Independent Living Council. Logo of Beneficial Bank.