11th Annual Voices of Change Conference:
Secondary Transition For DC Youth By DC Youth
Thursday, March 26, 2020    |  9:30 AM – 2:00 PM 

The DC Youth Leadership Network work to equip transition-age youth with disabilities with the knowledge and skills to lead self-determined lives through LEARNING, LEADING, and ACTING.

The theme of this year’s conference is Living a Full Life. Participating youth will have opportunities to explore what it means to them to live a full life including how to transform a hobby into a career, engage in advocacy, pursue physical and mental health, and more.


1. DC Schools serving students with disabilities ages 14-22

District of Columbia schools (DCPS, Charter, and Non-public) are invited to bring their students with disabilities, ages 14-22, to experience opportunities to learn, lead, and act through interactive performances, workshops, and activities. PLEASE NOTE: Lunch IS provided.

2. Secondary Transition For Families By Families (9:30am-2:30pm)

For parents and caregivers of DC students with disabilities. How do you start NOW for preparing your youth for transition – with a deep dive into how to be a good supporter, healthcare transition, assistive technology, and employment readiness. PLEASE NOTE: Lunch IS provided. Transportation & Childcare are NOT provided.

For more information please contact jeremiah.islar@schooltalkdc.org