Best Buddies Conference 2016

Conference Registration Open!

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Calling all Peer Buddies and Buddies at Best Buddies Chapters across the country! Yes YOU!!!!

Registration is NOW OPEN for ALL Peer Buddies and Buddies – ALL PARTICIPANTS

Back by popular demand, the 2016 Best Buddies Leadership and Training Conference will take place in eight cities across Canada this fall.

This one-day event is the most effective leadership and team building opportunity for your Best Buddies chapter.

Leadership training, program training, inclusion – Buddies and Peer Buddies together, fun presentations, team building activities, lunch, snacks, t-shirt, swag bag and much more!

Click here to sign up today!

Contact Emily Bolyea-Kyere (1.888.779.0061 or


Toronto: Tuesday, Sept 20th- 10am-4pm
International Plaza Hotel 655 Dixon Road
Cost: $85

Hamilton: Thursday, Sept 22nd- 10am-4pm
Michaelangelo Events & Conference Centre 1555 Upper Ottawa Street
Cost: $75

Halifax: Tuesday, Sept 27th- 10am-4pm
Halifax Central Library 5440 Spring Garden Road
Cost: $75

Regina: Wednesday Sept 28th – 10am-4pm
Delta Regina 1919 Saskatchewan Dr.
Cost: $75

Vancouver: Wednesday, Sept 28th – 10am-4pm
Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre 180 West Georgia
Cost: $75

Fredericton: Wednesday, Sept 28th- 10am-4pm
Ramada Hotel Fredericton 480 Riverside Drive
Cost: $75

London: Thursday, Sept 29th – 10am-4pm
Hellenic Community Centre 133 Southdale Rd. W
Cost: $75

Ottawa: Friday, Sept 30th – 10am-4pm
Ottawa Conference and Event Centre 200 Coventry Road
Cost: $75


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To establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Best Buddies provides all participants with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make a new friend. We have chapters in every province of Canada.

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