Be Someone's Hero


GEM Conference is a free conference available to local families and intervention providers to better serve the children and families of Livingston County.

*These sessions have been awarded the following IL EI credits:

*8:30 - 9:45
*Keynote Address: Mo Buti: “A Moment in their Shoes…A Lifetime of Learning.”-1.25 WWF
*“Understanding ACES: Why the Body Doesn’t Forget”-1 WWF
*“Exploring the Arts in Preschool”-1 WWF
*“Language Through Literacy in Children 0-5 Part 1”- 1 INT, 0.75 WWF
*“Let’s Get Visual”-1 INT, 0.75 ATY
*“Raising a Child with a Disability – A Parent Perspective”-1 WWF
*“Promoting Nutrition and Physical Activity”-0.5 INT, 0.5 WWF
*“SEL-ling Arts in Preschool”-1 WWF
*“Language Through Literacy in Children 0-5 Part 2”-0.5 INT, 0.5 WWF
*“Building Blocks of Motor Development: Fine and Gross Motor”-1 TYP
* PM Keynote Session: “The Awesomeness Mentality: Live Awesome, Think Awesome, Do Awesome”-1.25 WWF

Location Pontiac Bible Church
1611 W. Reynolds St.
Pontiac, IL 61764
Date 10/8/2021 7:45 AM - 3:15 PM (Check in 7:45 AM)
Sponsor Livingston County Special Services Unit
Contact Kim Cox (815) 844-7115
Principles 1. Support families
2. Active participation
3. Collaborative relationships
4. Specific IFSP goals
5. Comprehensive plans
6. Periodic monitoring
7. Ongoing communication & collaboration
8. Quality services
Credit Hours 0
Cost Free
Status Closed