The ABLE Financial Empowerment Conference is a national biannual conference for all stakeholders interested in fostering financial empowerment for people who live on low incomes.
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Wednesday, May 9 • 10:45am - 12:15pm
Population focus - Financial well-being for people living with disabilities LIMITED

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For people living with disabilities, financial well-being involves their families, caregivers, and communities. Learn how organizations are providing holistic, tailored, and accessible supports to bridge service gaps, change institutional structures, and empower individuals to have a prosperous life.

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Timothy Ames

Executive Director, Plan Institute
Tim is PLAN and Plan Institutes Executive Director; he manages both the leadership teams and the various initiatives of Plan Institute. Tim enjoys actively working with the board and partner organization’s that are key to our success. Tim’s business experience is matched only... Read More →

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Evelyn Huntjens

Indigenous RDSP Navigator, BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society
Evelyn Huntjens is a member of the Xeni Gwet’in – Tsilhqot’in People of the Nemiah Nation located in the heart of BC. Evelyn enjoys extensive experience working within the financial services industry as a financial planner. Evelyn’s main focus over her career has been to work... Read More →
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Karen Lai

Accessibility & Inclusion Consultant, Karen Lai
Karen Lai works as an independent consultant to increase accessibility and inclusion of people with disabilities. She holds a Masters of Arts in Human Kinetics where she examined the theories behind social inclusion of people with disabilities. She works with organizations, businesses... Read More →

Tom O'Dwyer

Lead Tax Advisor, Ability Tax & Trust Advisors

Wednesday May 9, 2018 10:45am - 12:15pm PDT