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

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December 8, 2018 Description: This is an opportunity for a less hectic, sensory-friendly visit with Santa! No lines, sign up for a time. Calm environment with sensory-friendly playground and therapy dogs from Marin Humane Society. An understanding Santa and professional photo. Siblings welcome. It’s a family affair! Exciting Raffle prizes to benefit Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center. Generously hosted ... More
Marin County Selpa
November 29, 2018 Description: Join the Marin County SEAC and learn practical, research-based, multi-sensory strategies to implement in the home setting. The Marin County Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) presents an evening of learning multi-sensory reading strategies for struggling readers.  Please join us at the Lagunitas School on November 29th to learn practical, research-based, multi-sensory strategies to implement in the ... More
“Even with the best warning notification systems and strategic plans, people with disabilities are disproportionately impacted during natural disasters.” Alice Wong, founder of the Disability visibility Project, has written a link-rich article on the California Wildfires titled, “In California Wildfires, Disabled People May Be Left Behind.” From the article: Even with the best warning notification systems and strategic plans, people ... More
  Proyecto “Modelo de Niños/as en su Totalidad” de Servicios para los Niños de California (California Children’s Services, CCS, por sus siglas en inglés) El modelo de Enfocarse en los Niños/as en su Totalidad (WCM, por sus siglas en inglés) es una nueva manera de coordinar los servicios de salud para su hijo/a. Bajo el Modelo WCM, Los Planes de ... More
Are you, or someone you know, a self-advocate with an innovative idea? The Self-Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center (SARTAC) is accepting applications for their 2019 PAID Fellowship for Self-Advocates. The State Council on Developmental Disabilities would like to be an organization/department to work on creative projects with a self-advocate with an innovative idea. What is a Fellowship? A fellowship ... More