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Save the Date - OARTY Conference - June 6 - 8, 2018

Hidden Valley Resort
1755 Valley Road, Huntsville

Plan to join us in 2018 to reconnect with colleagues and peers and gather tips and tools relevant to your agency as presented by high quality speakers!

The OARTY Conference Committee is hard at work developing the high-end programming OARTY Conferences are known for, and ensuring that extensive networking opportunities are available.  If you are interested in presenting at the OARTY Conference, the Call for Speakers is open!  For more information please see the Speaker RFP (pdf).

To get a taste of what OARTY Conferences have to offer, see below for the 2017 OARTY Conference Overview along with copies of many of the presentations offered.

2017 OARTY Conference, Changing Tides

2017 OARTY Conference - Overview (pdf)

Presentations
LGBT2SQ Youth in Care - Marcus Logan, Positive Space Educator & Community Animator+ (pdf)

Black Youth in Care and the One Vision, One Voice Project - Kike Ojo, OACAS (pdf)

Sexual Education for Youth with Complex Needs and Unique Considerations - Geraldine Crisci, SafeGuards Training for Children and Adult Services (pdf)

Opening Keynote - Kate Davis (Handout) (pdf)

OARTY's Partners in Care Research - Education Data - Robert Fulton, PRO.Files (pdf)

Analyze This!  A Primer on Using Data to Drive Decisions - Warren Helfrich, WRH Consulting (pdf)

Engaging Younger Workers Through Innovation - Renee Gendron, Vitae Dynamics (pdf)

Human Trafficking in Ontario - Exploitation of Youth in the Sex Trade - Sergeant Ron Kapuscinski, Durham Regional Police (pdf)

HR Law Update - Lisa Corrente, Torkin Manes LLP (pdf)

Supporting Positive Development: Transitional Aged Youth - Shelley Smith, MCYS (pdf) - En Francais (pdf)

Presentations are posted with permission from the presenters.  

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