The disabled and their caregivers are facing an uncertain future as Congress debates more spending cuts.

Experts will discuss the issues at a free conference at Trident Technical College on Thursday and Friday.

The "Independent Living Momentum!" conference is sponsored by the disAbility Resource Center of North Charleston. Sessions will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the College Center Building.

Anthony Keck, director of the S.C. Department of Health and Human Services, will be the keynote speaker at 10 a.m. Thursday.

Call the center at 225-5080 for more information and to register. A schedule is at postandcourier.com.