Council Meetings and Events Schedule

Below you will find a schedule of upcoming meetings, as well as events that the Council is involved in. For a schedule of upcoming community events, click here. To see photos of past events, click here.

Upcoming Events

2017 Family Support Conference

Friday, April 28 - Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Omni Mount Washington Resort

Bretton Woods, NH

The 31st annual Family Support Conference of New Hampshire offers families and caregivers the opportunity to learn about the possibilities and choices for their family member with a disability, to meet others, and to share experiences.

View the Family Support Conference website at www.fscnh.com/index.html

Download the informational flyer

The 5th Annual Learn It! Live It! Love It! Self-Advocacy Conference

Friday, May 5, 2017

The Grappone Conference Center

Concord, NH
The theme of the 2017 conference, High Five!, represents a celebration of five years of advocates around the state and region coming together and learning about strategies to live a full and productive life.

For more information, see the Facebook event page

Download the informational flyer

Download the nomination form for the Diane Carignan Award, which will be presented at the conference.

Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Conference

November 2017

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel

Portsmouth, NH

The 11th Annual Statewide Caregiver’s Conference

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Courtyard Marriott, Grappone Conference Center

Concord, NH

For more information or to request a registration brochure, contact Ellen Edgerly, Coalition of Caring:

Phone: 603-332-9891
E-mail: Ellenedge@metrocast.net

Visit the Coalition of Caring’s website at www.coalitionofcaring.org

Download the informational flyer

 

Meeting Schedules

Full Council Meetings

The Council meets every other month, on the 2nd Thursday, from 1 PM - 3 PM at 21 S. Fruit Street unless otherwise specified.
Optional pre-meetings will take place at noon.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Thursday, May 11

Lunch 11:30 AM - 12 PM

Meeting 12 PM - 3 PM

Task Forces will give presentations on their work.

Executive Committee

Conference calls* are scheduled for the fourth Thursday of the month, from 9:30 AM - 11 AM. Meetings are scheduled for the second Thursday of the month when there is no Full Council meeting, from 9:30 AM - 11 AM at 21 S. Fruit Street, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Conference call* Thursday, April 27

Conference call* Thursday, May 25

Thursday, June 8

Conference call* Thursday, June22

*Conference calls are for the purpose of receiving informal reports and updates from the Executive Director between meetings. They are not meetings and no Council business will be conducted.

Policy Committee

Meetings are scheduled for the third Monday of the month from 1:30 PM - 3 PM unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Monday, May 15

Monday, June 19

 

Program & Planning Committee

Meetings are scheduled for the every other month from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM on the same day that the full Council meets, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:


Thursday, May 11 from 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Member Relations Committee

Meetings are scheduled for the fourth Thursday of the month from 11 AM - 12:30 PM unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Thursday, May 25

Thursday, June 22

 

Finance/Budget Committee

Meetings are scheduled for the second Thursday of the month from 11 AM - 12:30 PM in months when there is no Full Council meeting, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Thursday, June 8 at 21 S. Fruit Street

Ad Hoc Task Forces

Self-Advocacy Leadership Team (SALT) - Meetings are scheduled for the fourth Thursday of every month, from 11 AM - 2 PM, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming meeting dates:

Thursday, April 27

Thursday, May 25

Thursday, June 22

Workforce - Meetings are scheduled for the fourth Thursday of every month, from 2 PM - 4 PM, unless otherwise specified

Upcoming meeting dates:

Thursday, April 27

Thursday, May 25

Thursday, June 22

Employment Services - This Taskforce generally meets every third Tuesday of the month, from 2 PM - 3 PM, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming meeting dates:

Tuesday, May 16

Tuesday, June 20

Opportunities Now Taskforce

TBA

Targeted Disparity Taskforce - Meetings will take place bi-weekly until further notice, on the first and third Tuesday of the month, from 2 PM - 4 PM

Upcoming meeting dates:

Tuesday, May 2 from 10 AM - 11 AM

Tuesday, May 16

Tuesday, June 6

Tuesday, June 20

 

Other Meetings of Interest

National Alliance of Direct Support Professionals, NH Chapter
Meetings are scheduled for the fourth Tuesday of the month, from 6 PM - 8 PM

Upcoming meeting dates:

Tuesday, April 25

People First NH

Saturday, April 22

Saturday, May 27

Saturday, June 24

Opportunities Now Board Meeting

 

Community events

Click here for a schedule of upcoming community events.

Photos

Click here to view photos of past Council events.