Sponsored by the United States Department of Health & Human Services, Administration on Developmental Disabilities, and the Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc.

Agency for Persons with Disabilities State of Florida

Guardian Pooled Trust

Office of Public Guardian, Inc.

Statewide Public Guardianship Office



Lighting The Way Project Address
1425 E. Piedmond Blvd., Suite 201-B
Tallahassee, FL 32309
1-866-615-0284 x. 107
Fax: 850-922-2986

Training workshops shining light on:

  • Guardianship
  • Guardian Advocacy
  • Decision-Making Options Other than Guardianship
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Legal Resources
Each workshop location has limited seating
Pre-Registration Is Required

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Register For Family/Self-Advocate Conference
Conference Registration Deadline
May 2, 2015, Crowne Plaza, Pensacola, Florida April 18, 2015
June 20, 2015, Airport Marriott, Miami, Florida June 6, 2015
July 11, 2015, Lake Mary Marriott, Orlando, Florida June 27, 2015
All conferences times: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Each location has limited seating
Pre-Registration Is Required

PDF DocumentsClick here soon for 2015 Self Advocates/Families Program Schedule  
To Register By Fax or Mail

You should be interested in attending this training if you are:

  • A person with a disability,
  • Parent of a child with a disability,
  • Family member of a person with a disability, or
  • Caregiver of a person with a disability

Individuals with disabilities and their families can attend this workshop at no cost. However, each location has limited seating. Financial Assistance is available on a limited basis for travel reimbursements of individuals and families who incur travel costs to attend one of these training workshops. In order to qualify, participants must reside in the state of Florida and have traveled at least fifty (50) miles or more. (See Financial Assistance Guidelines on registration form for specific requirements.)

There will be no registration fee to attend. However, each location has limited seating.