Aging Population 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 will be distributed statewide in June

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.

For more information or questions please contact

Brittney Howell                                          Nicolle Egan

Hope Community Resources                   Special Olympics Alaska

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