NE/AER 2018 conference

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NE/AER 2018 Conference

Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina
1 Goat Island
Newport, Rhode Island
November 14th, 15th and 16th

Register for the Conference.

Come experience the fresh air and breathe in the sights at the spectacular waterfront Gurnery's Resort & Marina in beautiful Newport, Rhode Island. Home to spectacular scenery, awe-inspiring architecture, rich history, a thriving downtown waterfront and legendary hospitality, Newport, Rhode Island is considered by many to be the shining gem in the coastal crown of New England.

Our Hotel amenities include:

  • Complimentary overnight self-parking
  • Complimentary high-speed internet service throughout the property
  • Complimentary access to fitness center and pool
  • 20% discount on all services at the Seawater Spa booked over the conference dates of 11/13/2018 – 11/16/2018
  • Nightly room rate of $145.00 plus tax, including nights before and after the conference. Come a day early (or stay a day later!) and enjoy the Seawater Spa and all that Newport has to offer!
  • Complimentary transportation to/from Downtown Newport

Visit the Gurnery's Resort & Marina website for further inspiration.

Gurney's offers us the perfect venue to refresh and re-energize. Now there is a greater need than ever to advance our services and step up our advocacy and supports. Presentation and workshops will help us stay up to date with latest technologies, best practices in placement and creating work opportunities and skills to increase employment opportunities, inform us on medical advancements, share effective teaching strategies that demonstrate collaboration and creativity and support us to pay particular attention to our students and clients with the greatest needs.

"We are never really happy until we try to brighten the lives of others."
    --Helen Keller

Join us as we celebrate our partnerships, networks, friendships and dedication as professionals who provide education and rehabilitation services to people with visual impairments.