Resources for Independence Central Valley (RICV), a nonprofit 501(c)3 invites you to participate at the 7th Annual Self-Advocacy Conference which will be held on October 13, 2016 at the Falls Event Center in Fresno. The Self- Advocacy Conference has been the only Central Valley conference exclusively dedicated to promoting independence and self-advocacy for persons with different abilities & various disabilities. This annual conference is for all members of the community, whether they are a high school student or an adult with a disability, a parent, teacher or other professional; there is valuable information and great networking oppurtunities for everyone. This all- inclusive conference uses hands on techniques to deliver workshops to over 400 community members. New & returning workshops include Emercency Preparedness and Self-Advocacy, Medical Record Keeping, Voting Rights, and many more exciting workshops.