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.

Washington, DC
May 3 , 2018

Red Cross Square
Board of Governors Hall
430 17th Street
Washington, DC 20006

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:

Chicago, Illinois (FULL)
May 11 - 12, 2018

St. Josaphat School
2245 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614

Local contact: Melissa Ockerman
Telephone: 614-226-9664

This workshop is full. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please send an email to:

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