CDS Connect | March 2024 eNewsletter

The March 2024 eNewsletter is now available for viewing!

Dragon sculpture.
Featured Artist Annie Moriyasu



Director’s Corner

Dr. Lauren Lum Ho, CDS Interim Director – Welcome to the March 2024 issue of the CDS Quarterly eNewsletter. Join us in celebrating a Developmental Disability Awareness Month (DDAM) and recapping our 39th Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity. This issue includes special features that include:

  • DD Council Day at the Capitol
  • CDS Annual Report (FY 2023)
  • CDS Project Highlights and Events

CDS Legacy Wall Project

Seeking Support and Information. >> Read Article

By Dr. Robert Stodden

Group photo

2023 Annual Report

>> Read Report


CDS Annual Report

A World of Possibilities

2024 Day at the Capitol with DD Council – Event Recap. >> Read Article

By Genesis Leong & Che Silvert 

Group of people in an auditorium.

Summer Camp Recruitment

Hōkūlani CLD TEAMS student application sign-ups. >> Read Article & Flier

By Dr. Hye-Jin Park

HŌKŪLANI CLD TEAMS with graphic QR code. And photos of children playing.

HFEC Spring Training and Winter Newsletter

NAFSCE Reframing Academy & Newsletter. >> Read Article & Flier

By Victoria Timmerman & Genesis Leong

NAFSCE - Reframing Academy with graphic of QR code.

SPIN Conference 2024

38th Annual SPIN Conference registration. >> Read Article & Flier

By Genesis Leong

Article SPIN 2024 Conference Announcements-03.2024 CDS eNewsletter. And graphic QR code.

Welcoming Yin Yue

CDS Visiting Scholar Program introduction. >> Read Article

By Genesis Leong & Yin Yue

Headshot image of two people smiling.

14 Years Later 

Project Hoʻokuʻi’s Impact on Hawaiʻi’s Students presentation recap. >> Read Article

By Lisa Uyehara

Three people smiling.

Wellness Matters Programs

Feature: Project overview and upcoming classes. >> Read Article

By Dr. Kelle L. Murphy

Two people in a swimming pool.

2024 Employment First Summit

Pac Rim 2024 Post-Event highlights. >> Read Article

By Patrick Gartside & Sandra Oshiro

Audience members and speakers.

2024 Pac Rim Conference

Event highlights. >> Read Article

By Genesis Leong & Dr. Nicole Schlaack

Group of people smiling.

Joshua Crafford Recording 

Partner seminar now available. >> Watch Recording

Headshot of person smiling. Partner Seminar Recording Joshua Crafford.