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

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Hops and Harmonies
February 26, 2019 Description: A fundraiser for Matrix Parent Network Come to this family-friendly event at one of our favorite local venues, the Lagunitas Tap Room in Petaluma! Listen or dance to the music of Domenic Bianco & The SoulShake and Odd Man Out. Enjoy traditional Italian dinner options. All proceeds of beer sales go to benefit Matrix. Free admission ... More
February 27, 2019 Description: Novato Unified School District, in partnership with Decoding Dyslexia CA’s Marin County Parent Support Group Present Free Dyslexia Talk with Dr. Catherine Christo Dr. Catherine Christo is a Professor Emeritus in the School Psychology program at California State University, Sacramento. Her experience includes practice as a school psychologist, Licensed Educational Psychologist, and educational consultant. She has ... More
Marin Autism Collaborative
March 6, 13, 20, & 27, 2019 Description: The Marin Autism Collaborative is excited to offer this series of presentations to the DD/ID and Autistic community. Due to the popularity of this series, registration is required. Register here Every Wednesday in March 6:30pom-8:00pm 3/6/19  An Overview: Understanding Medicare and MediCal 3/13/19  When and How to Approach the Regional Center 3/20/19  ... More
Check our Calendar and Events pages for upcoming Transition to Adult Fairs, or follow these links: Marin 3/2/19: Marin: (Star Academy) https://www.staracademy.org/explore Marin 3/10/19 (Marin Alt Fair at Mill Valley Community Center) Download Flyer Sonoma 3/5/19: (Sonoma SELPA) https://www.scoe.org/pub/htdocs/transition-fair.html Solano 3/20/19: (Solano SELPA) Download flyer  ... More
Child Parent Institute Offers North Bay Fire Support for Children 0-5 and their parents While the North Bay Fires are behind us, some of our littlest community members still carry the emotional scars from the experience. Child Parent Institute is providing therapeutic services for families of young children ages 0-5 who are struggling with changes over the past year. The ... More
Matrix Mighty Milers…MAKING AN IMPACT Before Parker was ever born, I dreamed of the t-ball games, the weekends busy with soccer, and even felt fearless at the intense, precise juggling act most parents perform in order to fit it all in between extracurriculars, sports, school, and friends. “Bring it on,” I would have said, as I dreamed with anticipation and ... More