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April 13-15

Disability Policy Seminar


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Registration is now open.


There are four ways to register:


Complete the online form

By Mail:

Download the official registration form and mail it to:
The Arc, 1825 K Street NW, Suite 1200,
Washington, D.C. 20006

By Fax:

Download the official registration form and fax it to:
(919) 782.5131

By Phone:

Please call Robin Powers at:
(919) 782.9417, M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST

Fees include:

Access to all sessions, materials, continental breakfast (Monday & Tuesday), lunch & reception.



Note: Early registration has been extended until March 18

  On or before March 13 After March 13 & on-site
 Attendee Fee   $ 335.00   $ 385.00
Self-Advocate attendee fee    $ 250.00   $ 275.00
Student/trainee/Fellow attendee fee   $ 250.00   $ 275.00
 Personal care attendant fee   $ 135.00   $ 135.00
 New: One day Rate   $ 200.00   $ 250.00

Cancellation / Refund Policy

Cancellation and refund requests must be made in writing by March 27, 2015. A refund of the full fee, minus a $25 administrative fee, will be given for cancellations received by that date. Submit all requests to Robin Powers via email at robin@cmig.com. Refunds will not be given for no-shows. Substitutions are gladly accepted.

Substitution Policy

To transfer your full registration prior to the seminar, please submit a written request to events@thearc.org. On-site transfers must be accompanied with proof of the original confirmation letter. Only one transfer is permitted per original registrant. The individual submitting the transfer request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution. Questions? Please e-mail us at events@thearc.org or call 919.782.9417.


We regret that at this time we are unable to offer scholarships to the 2015 Disability Policy Seminar.


All attendees who are in need of accommodations (interpreters, large print, braille, etc) must note this on their registration form or contact CT Turner via email at turner@thearc.org on or before March 13, 2015. We cannot guarantee accommodations for requests received with less than 30 days-notice.

Consent to Use of Images

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, the Disability Policy Seminar constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution of the registrant or attendees’ image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities by the Disability Policy Seminar and other third parties, including but not limited the venue, the host city and the host CVB.


Please contact us at events@thearc.org.