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40th TCF National Conference

July 28 - July 30

The Compassionate Friends is pleased to announce that Orlando, Florida, will be the site of the 40th TCF National Conference on July 28-30, 2017. “Rays of Sunshine, Oceans of Hope” is the theme of this year’s event, which promises more of last year’s great National Conference experience. The 2017 Conference will be held at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. We’ll keep you updated with details here, on the national website as well as on our TCF/USA Facebook Page and elsewhere as they become available. Plan to come and be a part of this heartwarming experience. 

Conference Registration 

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Pre-registration will be available until July 7, 2017. Please note: while on-site conference registration will be available, the Friday lunch and Saturday dinner is only available with pre-registration.



Staging a national conference involves the commitment of many volunteers, as well as the generosity of countless individuals, businesses and organizations. Conference sponsorships, at a variety of levels, are used to ensure that this important event continues to help all who need us. Please consider showing your kind support of TCF’s National Conference through either a sponsorship, silent auction donation, or an outright donation directly in support of the Conference. Your generous assistance is greatly needed and equally appreciated.



The process of planning and staging a National Conference of this size and scope is a challenge. Success results from the efforts and cooperation of many volunteers. The Conference Committee has been hard at work planning the event. Now, we are in need of additional volunteers during the Conference itself. Those of you who have attended previous Conferences may have found that helping is also healing.

Volunteer Sign-up

Hotel Reservations

Click here to make your hotel reservations online or by calling 888.353.2013 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek.

Questions? Please call the National Office at 877.969.0010.



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