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

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June 25, 2019 Matrix Mighty Milers are lacing up their shoes and training for the Santa Rosa 5k Race on August 24th! Information Meeting/Meet the Coach/ Sign all paperwork/See the Environment: 5:30 pm, Tuesday June 25th Howarth Park, Santa Rosa Weekly practices Thursdays 5:30 July 11th- August 22nd. Howarth Park, Santa Rosa Register... More
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Delayed Speech or Language Development (for Parents). Retraso en el desarrollo del habla o del lenguaje (para Padres). As with other skills and milestones, the age at which kids learn language and start talking can vary. Many babies happily babble “mama” and “dada” well before their first birthday, and most toddlers can say about 20 words by the time they’re ... More
Helping a child with sensory processing issues to enjoy summertime. Check out this article, How to help kids stay comfortable in what can be overstimulating outdoor activities. It’s an informative article by Rae Jacobson that is posted on the Child Mind Institute website. Learn more about helping children who have sensory processing issues.... More
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An Announcement from the Board of Directors at Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center Novato, CA, May 23, 2019 – The Board of Directors of Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center announce the hiring of Beth L. Schecter, MPH, MBA, as Interim Executive Director. Effective May 16, 2019, Nora Thompson retired from her position as Executive Director after 30 years ... More
Our Matrix Classic Charity Golf Tournament was a great success! Thanks to all our volunteers; without you we couldn’t have accomplished so much! Thanks our golfers, and all our attendees; your support makes our community stronger! Thanks to all who donated to the silent auction; your items provided a big boost to our fundraising! Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors! ... More