Idaho Partnerships Conference on Human Services

Our annual conference is an opportunity to bring professionals, self-advocates and family members together in order to increase education and hands-on training surrounding topics such as mental health, developmental disabilities, autism, supervision/leadership and self-advocacy. Additionally, it’s an opportunity for individuals to network professionally in order to build stronger support groups for family members, clients and participants.

Conference Location

Our conference is being held at the Student Union building on the campus of Boise State University located at:
1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725
For a campus map click here.


Parking is included in your registration and is available in the Lincoln Avenue Garage directly across the street from the Student Union Building.

Who can attend the conference?

Administrators, Certified Family Home Providers, Counselors, Human Resource Professionals, Developmental Specialists, Direct Support Personnel, Employment Specialists, Habilitative Interventionists, Job Mentors/Coaches, Mental Health Professionals, Government Officials, Parents, Self Advocates, Service Coordinators, Social Workers, Supervisors, Supported Living Staff, Teachers, Therapy Technicians, Care Givers and you!

What’s the schedule look like?

To view the 2016 schedule please visit our schedule page.

Are CEU’s available for this conference?

Yes, we offer CEU certificates for our professional participants looking to maintain their licensure. CEU certificates will be part of your registration materials.

For more information on CEUs, click here.

What areas of interest are available?

We have many areas of focus for our conference participants, including Autism, Employment, Developmental Disabilities, Creative Therapies, Behavioral Intervention, Managed Care, Supervision/Leadership, Mental Health and Spectrum Disorder tracks.

How much does your conference cost?

Rates vary for those attending a single day or both days of the conference. For 2016 registration rates, click here.

What if I’m traveling and need accommodations?

Our host hotel this year is the Springhill Suites by Marriott, 424 E. Parkcenter Blvd.  For information on hotel rates, please click here.

Refund Policy

Conference registrants canceling their registration on or before September 14, 2016 will receive a refund of the conference registration fee, less a $15 administrative fee.

Photo/Recording Waiver

There may be photography, audio or video recording at the conference. By entering the event premises you give consent to the use of your photograph, likeness or video or audio recording in whole or in part without restriction or limitation for any educational, promotional, or any purpose for distribution in The Idaho Partnerships Conference on Human Services online and printed publications or any publication in other media and release Community Partnerships of Idaho, their officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or sound recordings. If you do not want to be photographed or videotaped, please notify the individuals capturing the information.

I have some questions, who do I contact?

For clarification or additional information, see our contact page by clicking here.