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Vanderbilt Consortium LEND Workshop for Families of Children with Developmental Disabilities (Nashville)

Date: April 25, 2020

Time: 9:00AM to 1:00PM

Location: The Board Room at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 2200 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37232


Vanderbilt Consortium LEND Workshop for Families of Children with Developmental Disabilities (East Tennessee)
April 25 (Sat)
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

This FREE event will help you become a better advocate for a child with an intellectual or developmental disability (IDD). Experts in the field of IDD will speak about a variety of topics, including autism, intellectual disability, attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), cerebral palsy, and learning disabilities. Each topic will be followed by a question-and-answer session. You will also learn about local resources and organizations dedicated to helping those with IDD.

Please arrive between 8:30 and 8:45 a.m. for sign-in. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Parking: Participants should park in the South Garage of Children’s Hospital, which is on the corner of 24th Ave S. and Children’s Way. Parking is free and you do not need to have a parking ticket validated. Enter Children’s Hospital from the second floor of the parking garage, via the Sky Bridge. The doors to Children’s Hospital are directly in line with the sky bridge. Enter through the Blue Doors. Go through the first set of sliding doors only, and turn left. There will be signs to direct you to your room.

Register by Friday, Apr. 17 by clicking here. For more information, contact Tara Minor.


For accessibility information or to request an accommodation

Contact kc@vumc.org or 615-322-8240 for disability access information; 2 weeks advance notice is recommended for some accommodations (e.g., Braille, signing).