33rd Annual NDACP Conference
April 23-25, 2019 Best Western Ramkota Inn Bismarck, ND


AMY HEWITT - Director, Institute on Community Integration, Research & Training Center on Community Living, over 30 years of experience working to improve community inclusion and quality of life for children and adults with disabilities and their families.


Joe MacBeth - Executive Director at the Natl' Association of Direct Support Professionals and has worked in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities for 35 years, beginning as a Direct Support Professional; National Leader for Advocacy

... and many more speakers with more than 50 sessions!


If you have questions, please contact

- Kari Schmidt, Conference Director


   Ph: 701-858-4174 or 800-233-1737

   Fax: (701) 858-3483








Direct Support and other Human Services Professionals, CEOs, Regional CMS Officials, Program Directors, Program Managers, Program Coordinators / QDDPs, Nurses, Social Workers, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors, Employment Specialist, Job Coaches, Job Developers, Recreational Program Providers, Teachers, Family Members, Consumers, Advocates, Agency and Independent Qualified Service Providers (QSPs) and vendors.



NEW ... 2019 Conference @ a Glance!





REGISTRATION: To register, complete the REGISTRATION FORM and follow the instructions on the form for submission. Or, contact Vickie Brabandt at 800-233-1737 or 701-858-3047.


EXHIBITORS AND SPONSORSHIPS: Take part in our conference as either an Exhibitor or a Sponsor. This conference is a well-attended conference with over 400 participants each year. Consider being an Exhibitor or Sponsor to market your agency or services.

  • Click HERE to be an Exhibitor
  • Click HERE to be a Sponsor


CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS & HOURS: Up to 15 contact hours are available via the ND Board of Social Work Examiners if participants attend the entire conference including the pre-conference. NADSP Code of Ethics Encounter meets the requirement for 2 hours of annual continuing education in social work ethics. Nursing CEU's will also be available.



HOTEL INFORMATION: A block of sleeping rooms is available at the Best Western Ramkota. To reserve a room at the conference rate, call 701-258-7700 and ask for the NDACP ROOM BLOCK. The conference rate will be available until March 29, 2019 however the block may fill before that date.

33rd Annual NDACP Conference
April 23-25, 2019 Best Western Ramkota Inn Bismarck, ND