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

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Got a minute? Please take our Matrix Website Survey. Six questions…all it takes is a minute of your time. ¿Tiene un minuto? Por favor, tome nuestra encuesta sobre el sitio web de Matrix. Seis preguntas … todo lo que necesita es un minuto de su tiempo. Matrix Website Survey Encuesta de Matrix Website... More
Matrix Partnerships Build Community! Matrix Milers. Our Milers and Mighty Milers fundraising teams trained for the last three months and have just successfully completed The Santa Rosa Marathon. We have a team of amazing people who collectively raised over $20,000, which will all go directly to Matrix Parent Network. We are beyond grateful for these wonderful individuals. It was so ... More
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October 11, 2017 – Got Placement Questions? Parent Training: Join Special Education attorneys Patricia Black and Larry Siegel for a presentation and discussion on Placements: What is Least Restricted Environment (LRE) and how is it applied? A regular classroom placement is preferred but not always LRE. How does the continuum of placement options fit into the picture? What are the Ins ... More
California Department of Education News Release
CA schools serving students grade 7 to 12 are now required to have suicide prevention policies. Please visit this link to the California Department of Education website to learn more.... More
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