The Alaska Disability and Aging Coalition will host the 7th Annual Disability and Aging Summit October 5-7, 2021. The summit will be held virtually and include presentations on Aging Well in Alaska.
Topics include: A keynote presentation on Positivity & Aging and workshops focused around Mental Health, Aging & COVID Effects, and Building Resiliency. There will also be an elder panel and a legislative panel addressing topics such as the impact of COVID-19 on the aging population, budget assurance and the future of the workforce for aging individuals with IDD.
The goal of the Aging and Disability Summit is to further discuss the national and state trends regarding the aging population to include individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and how it relates to Alaska.
The 7th Annual Disability & Aging Summit is a Virtual event once again this year! Please pre-register!
Your registration includes access to the CHD/AKTC e-Learning Portal where you will find more details and the link to join the Zoom web conference.
For more information, please contact Joanna Paris
Web-Conference/Zoom Information. This training will be delivered as a live, web-conference using Zoom. It is best to prepare for the web-conference prior to the event. Web-conference connection information is available in the CHD/AKTC e-Learning Portal after your registration is processed.
e-Learning Portal, Zoom Link and Accessible Versions of Agenda and Program. Additional information is available online after competing your registration through the CHD/AKTC e-Learning Portal. Please go to https://ttclms.remote-learner.net to access these materials and log in with the same username and password used when registering. (Please allow up to 15 minutes before accessing the e-Learning Portal after registration is complete.) Please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244, if you need assistance.
Using Zoom. Zoom can be used on a PC or Mac, laptop, IPad, tablet or smart phone and requires an Internet connection, a microphone and preferably a camera (most devices have a built-in mic and camera). For more information about Zoom or to download the software, go to https://zoom.us.