Low Down on Law Day

  • Church of the Good Shepherd 331 Lake Avenue Maitland, FL, 32751 United States

On Sept. 10, 2016 the Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida will be hosting its annual FREE “Low Down on Law Day” which will feature a variety of attorneys and judges from multiple jurisdictions to offer presentations, roundtable discussions and general advice sessions on these legal issues unique to families with a loved one with a developmental disability. The day will provide FREE resources to families as well as breakfast and lunch for all registered attendees. Child care will NOT be provided.

DSACF is honored to announce that we will have Will Thompson, Deputy Executive Director of the Florida Prepaid College Board to speak to attendees All About ABLE!


8:30 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. Welcome and Program Overview

9:15 a.m. Is Guardian Advocacy for me?

  • Forms...1,2,3
  • Here comes the judge!
  • Tag, I’m it! Now what

11:15 a.m.   Break

11:30 a.m. Lunch with Roundtable Discussion

1:00 p.m.  All About ABLE (If you are attending ONLY this session, please indicate so in your registration)

Will Thompson, Deputy Executive Director, Florida Prepaid College Board

Will Thompson is responsible for the creation and management of Florida's Qualified ABLE Program. Prior experience as the Board's Director of Finance and Accounting and Director of Operations provides him with a well-rounded perspective for discussing program structure and policy decisions. He also regularly contributes to ABLE working groups, webinars and events. Will is a Florida attorney and CPA with a J.D. and a Masters of Accounting from Florida State University.