Disability and Aging Summit

Save the Date!

3rd Annual Disability and Aging Summit

October 13-14, 2017

Special Olympics Alaska Sports, Health and Wellness Center

Hosted By:

The Alaska Disability and Aging Coalition

Join Special Olympics Alaska as we bring Alaska together to further discuss the national and state trends regarding the aging population to include individuals with intellectual disabilities and how it relates to Alaska.


Karrie A. Shogren, PhD.

Dr. Shogren is a Professor at the University of Kansas and Director of the Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities. She will address self-determination, systems of support, and supported decision-making.


Registration Form

Registration Packet


Family Forum

Thursday, October 12, 6-7:30 p.m.

Special Olympics Alaska Sports, Health and Wellness Center

Join Special Olympics Alaska for a Family Forum on aging Alaskans with intellectual and developmental disabilities and health care.

Thank You to our Sponsors!


For more information or questions please contact

Britteny Howell                                         Nicolle Egan

Hope Community Resources                   Special Olympics Alaska

907-433-4718                                           907-222-7625 ext 629

brhowell@hopealaska.org                      nicolle@specialolympicsalaska.org