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The Arc of Indiana & INARF: Legislative Breakfast & Critical Issues Forum

January 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am


Join The Arc of Indiana and INARF for a day of advocacy, information exchange, and political banter.

Event Details:

Indiana Statehouse, North Atrium, 2nd Floor, 200 W. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN

8 – 10 AM: The Arc of Indiana and INARF Joint Legislative Breakfast

10 – 11:30 AM: Legislative Visits *Additional information will provided in the registration confirmation email.

Skyline ClubOne American Square, 36th Floor, Indianapolis, IN

11:45 AM: Critical Issues Forum and Lunch Begins

12:30 – 1:30 PM: State of the States Presentation – Emily Shea Tanis Ph.D., FAAIDD, Acting Executive Director, Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, University of Colorado

Join us as Emily Shea Tanis, Ph.D. provides an overview of national trends in public spending, revenues, and programmatic trends in intellectual and developmental services and an analysis of Indiana’s performance on key metrics and indicators compared to other states.

1:30 – 1:45 PM: Break

1:45 – 2:45 PM: 2019: What Can We Expect? Panel Discussion – Jennifer Hallowell, Hallowell Consulting, LLC; and Robin Winston, The Winston/Terrell Group; with Kevin Rader as Moderator

INARF is pleased to welcome Jennifer Hallowell and Robin Winston to provide an overview of what we can expect during the 2019 Legislative Session. Their discussion will be moderated by Kevin Rader.

2:45 – 3:30 PM: 2019 Legislative Agenda Panel Discussion – Hannah Carlock, The Arc of Indiana; Kim Dodson, The Arc of Indiana; Kelli Waggoner, INARF Consultant; and Katy Stafford-Cunningham, INARF

An overview of The Arc of Indiana and INARF’s 2019 Legislative Agendas and strategies for effective advocacy and legislator education by members.


The registration fee for this event is $40 for both INARF Members and Chapter/Organizational Members of The Arc of Indiana. There are no registration fees for Members of ICEArc, as it is included in dues.

This event is being held jointly by The Arc of Indiana and INARF. If you have questions, please contact Sarah Chestnut, Director, Public Policy and Technical Assistance, at sarah@inarf.org or 317-634-4957.