Who should attend

Over 200 Community Action professionals, elected officials, OCA staff, vendors, partners, and more will attend #ASC19 at Kalahari Resorts, July 24-26, 2019.

Attendees will including Executive Directors, program directors, senior staff members, planners, board members, community outreach, communications, fiscal staff, human resources, and more.

Join us for workshops, development, networking, and fun!

Workshop tracks include: History of the War on Poverty, Family Development Specialist Certification, Advocacy, and Fiscal/HR. Hot Topics, Fiscal/HR, Communications/PR, and Core Essentials.

Attendees will including Executive Directors, program directors, senior staff members, Planners, board members, community outreach, communications and public relations staff, fiscal staff, human resources staff, and more.

Where?

 

Kalahari Resort and Convention Center
7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870

A special rate of $179.00/night is now available! Rate expires June 20th or when rooms are full.

The rate includes four waterpark passes per room. Additional guests are $30/per room, plus $24.97/per pass. You’ll also enjoy 20% off all spa services for registered guests.

Mobile App!

Stay up-to-date with the latest information throughout your time at Kalahari. See any last minute room adjustments, announcements, and find where you are on the map!

Download the app today and check your email for the passphrase. Or, view the online web portal.

Tentative Agenda

 

Please note: All agenda items are tentative and may be changed without notice. The final agenda will be made available on the mobile conference app which attendees will have access to prior to the start of the conference.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Registration Opens

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast and Speaker, Philip E. Cole

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Advocacy 101
  • Fiscal/HR: Emotional Intelligence and a Day At Work

10:05 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Role Play and Leave Behind Creation
  • Fiscal/HR: The ABC’s of Conducting a Successful Hiring Selection Process

12:00 p.m. – 12:35 p.m  Lunch 
12:00 p.m. – 12:35 p.m  District Meetings

1:35 p.m. – 3:35 p.m  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Advocay 201: Social Media, Candidate Education, Tips & Tricks
  • Fiscal/HR: Delivering Better Performance Evaluations & Job Descriptions 

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m  Break 
3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Community Action Advocates Panel
  • Fiscal/HR: What the Heck Happened in 2018? Employment Law Update

Please note: All agenda items are tentative and may be changed without notice. Final agenda is available on the mobile conference app upon registration.

Friday, July 26, 2019

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.  Breakfast and Speaker

8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Office of Community Assistance Updated

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m  Membership Meeting

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m  Federal Legislative Updated with David Bradley

Please note: All agenda items are tentative and may be changed without notice. Final agenda is available on the mobile conference app upon registration.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Registration Opens

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast and Speaker, Gwen Robinson, 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Coalition Work
  • Fiscal/HR: Where Were You in 1982, and How Could It Possibly Be 2019?!
  • Core Essentials: Solutions Through Customer Service: The Guiding Principles

10:05 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: Preparing and Advocacy Plan: Tips to Use the Impact Report
  • Fiscal/HR: Accounting Update for 2018-2020
  • Core Essentials: Working with Multiple Generations 

12:00 p.m. – 1:35 p.m  Lunch, Services Awards, Speaker

1:35 p.m. – 3:35 p.m  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: TBA
  • Fiscal/HR: Fiscal 101 w/ Tidwell Group
  • Core Essentials: Hope and Resillience for Helpers

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m  Break

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m  Tracks/Workshops

  • History of the War on Poverty (must attend entire track)
  • Family Development Specialist Training and Certification (must attend entire track)
  • Advocacy: TBA
  • Fiscal/HR: Fiscal/HR Roundtable
  • Core Essentials: Health, Wellness and Your Spending Could Add Up To Health Care Savings

Please note: All agenda items are tentative and may be changed without notice. Final agenda is available on the mobile conference app upon registration.

Bringing a guest?

You may now register guests to join you during meals for $25/per person. Click here for more information. 

Sponsors and Exhibitors

 

Is your company interested in reaching a network that serves every Ohio county? Be sure to check out our sponsorship and exhibitor options!

Applied Energy Products and Sales

Applied Energy Products and Sales supplies all items for weatherization programs.

Computer Data Service

We answer your calls so you don’t have to. 

Wichert Insurance & Selective Insurance

Because we understand your industry, we know that the right amount of coverage is important.

Tidwell Group

Tidwell Group is a full-service accounting and consulting firm.

AmeriHealth Caritas

AmeriHealth Caritas is a Managed Care Organization whose mission is to help people get care, stay well, and to build healthy communities.

Schwendeman Agency

Celebrating 90 years as an independent agency, serving the insurance, planning and financial service needs of businesses and individuals

Clark Schaffer Hackett

Our passion is delivering results through remarkable relationships.

iSolved

Take your knowledge to the next level with hands-on training!

IT Front Desk

ITFrontDesk offers a fully automated system that automates every single aspect of an appointment-making process to provide your agency and staff with complete efficiency