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Welcome to the 2023 Direct Care Worker Conference - Making a Difference Together. 
Direct Care Workers (DCWs) provide vital services that allow people with disabilities and older adults to remain in their homes and communities. This DCW conference provides skills training on multiple topics that are relevant to this work with engaging sessions to encourage DCWs for the important and necessary work that they do.

The conference, including meals and an overnight accommodation at the Hershey Lodge on Friday, April 21 is offered at no charge to DCWs. The conference is sponsored by the Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP) with grant funds from the PA Department of Labor and Industry.

Conference, Friday, April 21
The conference begins on Friday, April 21, 2023. Registration begins at noon - and sessions begin at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., based on the sessions that you choose.

Join us for a Friday evening reception, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM that will include a menu of carved meats, appetizers, an array of delicious desserts, a cash bar and entertainment.

Conference, Saturday, April 22
8:00 AM - Registration
8:00 - 8:30 AM - Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45 AM - Opening Remarks
Conference sessions begin at 8:45 AM - after you register, choose your sessions next. If you have questions about this conference opportunity, please contact us at 717-731-1900 extension 212.

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Saturday, April 22 • 10:00am - 11:45am
Financial Literacy

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Financial Literacy is the ability to understand and effectively use various financial skills including personal financial management, budgeting, and investing. What are your plans for the future? Do you want to purchase a home? Are you preparing for retirement? In this training session you will be provided with information and resources to help you prepare and meet your financial goals.

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Yessenia Rios

Vice President Relationship Manager, PNC Bank
Yessenia Rios serves as the Vice President Relationship Manager II for Community Development Banking with PNC Bank’s Central Pennsylvania territory. Ms. Rios’ holds a dual bachelor’s in Science and Organizational Behavior from Albright College, in addition to a master’s in... Read More →

Saturday April 22, 2023 10:00am - 11:45am EDT
Hershey Lodge