Our Mission: EMPOWERING FAMILIES of Children with Special Needs to successfully Understand and Access the systems that serve them.

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DONATE What super power would you like to have? Most folks would choose being invisible or being able to fly. Ho-hum. Cue the Superhero Music! You already have a super power you may not even know about! When you donate to Matrix, you are changing lives — the lives of families and children in our communities. THAT is a super ... More
State Council on Developmental Disabilities
December 14, 2017   This event has been canceled. We will reschedule in January, 2018. Please check back here for a new date. Matrix welcomes SCDD (State Council on Developmental Disabilities) Local Self-Determination Advisory Committee Members. The Self-Determination Program (SDP) is a new, voluntary program based on person-centered planning for Regional Center clients Are you an individual, or a family ... More
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January 30, 2018 – Looking for a way to beat the post-holiday blahs and give someone a great stocking stuffer? Tickets are available for our 3rd Annual “Hops & Harmonies” event at Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma. Tuck some tickets into the stockings of family and friends! Join us for a wonderful evening of beer, food and music on January 30th ... More
Matrix Fall Networker/Express 2017— Celebrating Changes—Big and Small • We Thank and Acknowledge Our FY 2015–2017 Donors • Parent Services: Article and resources on celebrating change • Early Years: Early Edition article and links with practical tips • Make an Impact • Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops and Events— Click here to view or download the 2017 Fall Networker Haga clic ... More
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Confused? Frightened? Feeling like no one else understands what you are going through? Español – Haga clic aquí para leer más Parents who are raising youngsters with disabilities or special healthcare needs often times feel overwhelmed and alone. When many parents reflect back on their own journey, they say speaking with another parent who has been there was the most ... More