Daniel Kids

Spring Statewide Trainings
Provided by the Department of Children and Families

Register Early!

Two days of professional training for $100!*
 Thursday, May 7, 2020
=(A) Adoption Professionals Track
=(IL) Independent Living Professionals Track
 Friday, May 8, 2020
=(A) Adoption Professionals Track
=(IL) Independent Living Professionals Track
Educational Opportunity for Adoptive Parents**:
Saturday, May 9, 2020
=(AP) Adoptive Parents Track – TBD
Complimentary scholarships to the first 20 Adoptive Parent Registrants! Call today to secure your spot. (800-962-3678)

Savings for Professionals!  Register for all three days: $140

* Group Discounts Available for Qualified Agencies
**Scholarships & limited childcare available for Adoptive Parents.
Please call 1-800-962-3678 and speak to Bob Rooks to register.

The Adoption Track will cover topics related to:

  • Extended Maintenance Adoption Subsidy
  • Guardianship Assistance Program
  • Adoption Reports

The IL Track will cover topics related to:

  • Transition Planning
  • Extended Foster Care
  • Life Skills

Conference Hotel/Facility:

This year’s conference will be held at the lovely Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South (located at 4955 Kyngs Heath Road, Kissimmee, FL 34746).  The Embassy Suites is located 3.5 miles from the entrance to the Walt Disney World® Resort and a 20-minute drive to Orlando International Airport.  You can start the day with a free made-to-order breakfast (from 6:30-9:30a), then unwind with snacks and beverages at the complimentary Evening Reception in the atrium.

Reservations can be made online or by calling the hotel directly at 407-597-4000.  Reference group code DMI when making reservations in order to secure a discount rate.  Reservations must be secured for one night’s room and tax at the time of booking with a deposit or credit card.

Discount Room Rate: $144.00 per night – Reservations must be made by Wednesday, April 15, 2020 in order to secure the discounted group rate. After that date, reservations will be accepted on a space available basis at the discretion of the hotel.

Parking fees:  $13.00 per day for all self-parking conference attendees and is based on availability in the hotel lot.


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