2017 Independent Living Youth Conference


This conference is held annually to educate, support and empower youth who have recently or will soon age out of the foster care system. The conference is an opportunity to highlight services and opportunities available to youth and give them foundational skills for their future independence.

This Year’s Theme is

“You Are Confined by the Walls You Build Yourself”


2017 ILY Brochure

 The conference will be held at

Sagebrush Inn and Suites

July 25-27, 2017

Conference Details

Please click here for all information regarding the conference. Information will be updated as it becomes available, so check back for updates!

Workshop Interest/Description is closed

Exhibitor Interest/Description is closed

Please click here to register for the conference. Registration will open June 2, 2017 and will close July 14, 2017.

Youth Registration is closed

Chaperone Registration is closed
Dates and times for the Chaperone Webinar:

June 26, 2017  3:00pm-4:00pm

June 29, 2017  10:00am-11:00am

July 11, 2017     2:00pm-3:00pm

July 14, 2017    10:00am-11:00am

I understand  that I will receive an email, from Molly Clement, the morning of the webinar date with the appropriate logon information.  Please direct any webinar questions to Molly Clement.



If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Bob Brazell at bbrazell@nmsu.edu or 575-646-0325 or 505-872-9268.

Thank You to Our  Sponsors and Donors!

They’re Special and They Help Make Our Conference Special!

Click on the logo to visit our Sponsor’s site!

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