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

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New Matrix Help! Sheet on Self Advocacy Check our help sheet on Self Advocacy for all ages: No one is a better champion for your child than you. However, children who learn to self-advocate are confident, self-aware, and more socially adept. As parents we take great joy in helping our children grow into full, happy, confident human beings. When they ... More
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November 5, 2018 – Library, Room 201 Map and Directions | Register Description: Want SMART IEP Goals? Matrix invites you to join Colleen Arnold, MS, and Dominican University Special Education students (future teachers) for a night of collaboration and education, focusing on improving your knowledge of SMART goals and your child’s academic goals. SAN RAFAEL: Date: Monday, November 5* Time: ... More
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Young people with disabilities – VOTE! Young people and people with disabilities are underrepresented at the polls – that means that young people with disabilities have got to get out the vote! Click here to watch the video posted on the Rooted In Rights website This video was made possible by funding support from the Department of Health and Human ... More
Nemours Children's Health System
Thinking of transitioning your young adult from pediatric medical care to a more appropriate environment? Check out this YouTube video by Nemours, Children’s Health System... More
2018 Fall Networker
Self-Advocacy Tips and Tools Parent Services: Self-Advocacy: The Lessons I’ve Learned and the Lessons I’m Still Learning. Early Years: Teaching Your Little One to be an Effective Self-Advocate. Make an Impact. Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops and Events— Click here to view or download the 2018 Spring Networker — Haga clic aquí para ver o descargar... More