CONFERENCE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

  1. How do I register?

  2. Where do I send my payment?

  3. How much does it cost to attend?

  4. How do I make registration modifications?

  5. Can I cancel my registration and receive a refund?

  6. Who attends the National Conference?

  7. Are scholarships available?

  8. How do I become a sponsor?

  9. What is the cost for exhibiting at the conference?

  10. What is the cost for workshop presenters?

  11. Where will the 30th Annual Conference be held?

  12. How do I access the conference program?

  13. How can I get assistance if my question is not answered on this page?

HOW DO I REGISTER?
You can register for the Annual Conference online here!

WHERE DO I SEND MY PAYMENT?
You can pay be credit card when you register. If paying by check or invoice, please be sure to register online before mailing your check.  Important: Please include the name of the registered attendee(s) you mail a check to our office, so we can properly match the payment to your registration.

 

Make checks/money orders payable to:
National Federation of Families
15800 Crabbs Branch Way, Suite 300
Rockville, Maryland 20855

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ATTEND?

Tickets for our 3-day conference are $125, plus the cost of online payment fees. Visit our conference page for more information or register online

HOW DO I MAKE REGISTRATION MODIFICATIONS?
You will be able to make changes to your personal profile within the event app. If you are unable to attend the conference you may send someone in your place. To send a substitute, email conference@ffcmh.org (Subject line: Conference Registration Substitute) indicating the name of the person canceling and complete contact information for the person substituting.

CAN I CANCEL MY REGISTRATION AND RECEIVE A REFUND?
No refunds will be given for the virtual conference. Registered attendees will have access to the event sessions and materials for 30 days following the conference.

WHO ATTENDS THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE?

The National Federation conference is attended by families, family peer support specialists, health care providers, researchers, administrators, policymakers, clinicians and other mental health and substance use/addiction advocates and stakeholders.

ARE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE?
The National Federation is currently seeking scholarship funding. To learn more about the current availability of funding please visit our Scholarship Request page.

HOW DO I BECOME A SPONSOR?
We welcome the support of agencies, organizations, businesses, and individual supporters in sponsoring our annual conference.  Please visit our Sponsor Opportunities page for a list of sponsorship opportunities.  For more information, please contact our Conference Planning Team at conference@ffcmh.org or (240) 403-1901.

WHAT IS THE COST FOR EXHIBITING AT THE CONFERENCE?
For a full list of exhibitor fees and features, please visit our Exhibit Opportunities page to reserve your virtual exhibitor booth.

WHAT IS THE COST FOR WORKSHOP PRESENTERS?
Presenters facilitating a workshop are required to register to attend the conference. Tickets for the virtual conference are $125.

WHERE WILL THE 31st ANNUAL CONFERENCE BE HELD?

Our 2021 conference will be held virtually via the Whova event app platform.

HOW DO I ACCESS THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM?

The full conference agenda will be available on the conference website as soon as it is completed. 

HOW CAN I GET ASSISTANCE IF MY QUESTION IS NOT ON THIS PAGE?

Please contact our Conference Planning Team, conference@ffcmh.org or (240) 403-1901 with additional questions.