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K.I.T.E. Conference

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Knowledge. Independence. Togetherness. Empowerment.

SOAR Fox Cities, WisconSibs, the Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin – Fox Cities and Autism Society of Wisconsin are hosting a mini conference for parents, adult siblings, self-advocates and professionals. The conference will be an opportunity for attendees to learn about disability-related topics through breakout sessions and to connect with local community resources.

What: K.I.T.E. Conference (Knowledge. Independence. Togetherness. Empowerment.)
A mini-conference for parents, family members, self-advocates and professionals.

An opportunity to learn about disability-related topics from presenters and to connect with local community resources. The conference will include a keynote presentation, breakout sessions, a lunch, and resource booths from local community agencies.

Keynote Speaker: Terri Couwenhoven MS, CSE is a well known sex educator and author, specializing in the design and implementation of sexuality programs and resources for people with cognitive disabilities, their parents, and the professionals who support them.

Breakout Session Topics:

  • Sexual abuse in people with I/DD
  • Abuse prevention
  • Social media safety
  • Behavior applications

When: Saturday, March 7th – Registration starts at 8:30am, Conference from 9:00am-2:00pm

Where: Fox Valley Technical College – Entrance 16 (1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, WI 54912)


8:30-9:00       Registration

9:00-9:15        Welcome & Announcements

9:15-10:20       Keynote Address

10:30-11:45     Breakout Session 1

11:45-12:00     Lunch, speaker, and exhibitions

12:45-2:00      Breakout Session 2

Full Agenda Coming soon!


Conference Registration Fee: $10/person

For questions, please contact:

Tammy Wittmann

920-731-9831 ext. 122



March 7
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Fox Valley Technical College
1825 N. Bluemound Dr
Appleton, WI 54914
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