Welcome! We are looking forward to a great conference this year.
- Registration begins at 3pm on Thursday June 27th. - Come early and check out the sites in Niagara Falls! Info on different attractions is below.- Multiple networking activities from 4-6 on Thursday. Dinner banquet with Keynote Sheriff Randy Bower starts at 6pm. Dance parties, films and info sessions after dinner from 8-11pm.- Friday - full breakfast for conference attendees included in registration fee starts at 7:30am and goes until 9:30am. Workshops begin at 10am and end at 3pm. - Lunch banquet includes a multi-media Keynote with the self advocates of Self Advocacy in Action Productions as well as an Awards Ceremony. Consider nominating someone deserving for an award!
Make Hotel Reservations separately by calling the hotel. There are two hotel choices:
Quality Inn, 240 First Street, Niagara Falls. (716) 282-1212 - Rooms are $109.65/night plus 15% tax = $126.10 total- Cut off date to register at this rate is June 14th- Mention the Self Advocacy Association.- To reserve multiple rooms for a group, call and ask for Gina Cardinali - 9 accessible rooms, 2 roll-in shower accessible rooms- all with a King bed. If you need an accessible room, request it when you make your reservation.
Seneca Niagara Casino, 310 Fourth Street, Niagara Falls. (877) 873-6322- Rooms are $115/night + $20 resort fee (includes parking, there is no tax) = $135 total. - Cut off date to register at this rate is May 28th- Ask for the Self Advocacy Conference room rate- 14 accessible rooms, 4 roll in shower accessible rooms, no space under beds for hoyer lifts. If you need an accessible room, request it when you make your reservation.
Fun Stuff in Niagara Falls:
Discover Niagara Shuttle: For those who wish to explore outside of the downtown area, hop on the FREE, wheelchair accessible Discovery Niagara Shuttle. The shuttle departs from right outside of the Conference & Event Center and stops at these attractions: Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours ($69.95), Niagara Jet Adventures ($69.00), Old Fort Niagara ($13.00), Niagara Power Vista (Free), the Underground Railroad Heritage Museum ($10.00) and more!
The Niagara Falls USA Discovery Pass includes admission to Maid of the Mist, Cave of the Winds, Niagara Adventure Theater, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Observation Tower, Aquarium of Niagara & Niagara Scenic Trolley. This all-inclusive pass will save you up to 35% on Niagara Falls USA attractions! Pricing: $46.00 Attendees can purchase online here: https://www.niagarafallsstatepark.com/discovery-pass
Niagara Falls State Park:Maid of the Mist (includes admission to Observation Tower): $19.25Cave of the Winds: 2019 pricing not yet available. 2018 pricing $19.00Niagara Adventure Theater: $12.00Aquarium of Niagara: $14.95Niagara Scenic Trolley: $3.00Niagara Gorge Discovery Center: $3.00
Attractions outside Niagara Falls State Park:Niagara Power Vista: 10 Minute drive from downtown Niagara Falls. Discover the power of electricity in New York State through interactive exhibits; including a seat-gripping virtual reality ride and hands-on experiments.Admission: FREE
If you have any questions, please call 585-461-8741 or 716-560-9307.
If you plan to stay over night, please make hotel reservations separately by calling the hotel. There are two hotel choices: