Children’s Disaster Services

Workshop dates and locations

CDS Cincinatti Training
Have questions? Find out more about CDS workshops, including what to expect and what to bring.

New York, New York
September 16 , 2017

This is a specialized training for Child Life Professionals. Child life specialists and child life students are invited to register and attend. For more information regarding the details of this child life specialized training, please visit: To register and send your payment, use this link:

Bridgewater, Virginia
September 22 - 23, 2017

Bridgewater Church of the Brethren
420 College View Dr.
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Local contact: Gladys Remnant
Telephone: 540-810-4999

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Jacksonville, Florida
September 29 - 30, 2017

Florida Christian Center
1115 Edgewater South
Jacksonville, FL 32205

Local contact: Tina Christian, CDS Gulf Coast Coordinator
Telephone: 561-475-6602

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CDS workshops, including what to expect and what to bring.

For more information, contact:

Children’s Disaster Services, 
800-451-4407, option 5

In lieu of online registration, you may print out and mail the registration form:
Volunteer Workshop Registration Form (PDF)


  • $45.00 - early registration fee includes all meals, curriculum, and one overnight
  • $55.00 - late registration fee when mailed less than three weeks before
  • $25.00 - retraining fee

Workshops are limited to 25 persons, so please register early.

Workshops are scheduled throughout the year. To be notified of upcoming workshops, please send an e-mail with your name, address, and e-mail address to:

For more information contact:
Children's Disaster Services, 800-451-4407, ext. 5