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Since 1982, Support for Families of Children with Disabilities has offered information, education, and parent-to-parent support free of charge to families and professionals of children with any kind of disability or special health care need in San Francisco.

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Access to Adventure

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A festival of arts & recreation for kids with disabilities or special health care needs

Saturday, May 2, 2015
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bandshell Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park

Call 415-920-5040 to register

More Information

Is your organization interested in participating?
2015 A2A Exhibitor Information Form [pdf]

Spring 2015 Workshops

Upcoming Workshops and Clinics Schedule

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The 2015 Information and Resource Conference

Saturday, March 21, 2015

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A FREE conference for families of children with disabilities, concerns, or special health care needs, the professionals who work with them, and members of the community.

THANK YOU to our presenters, exhibitors, keynote speakers, sponsors, volunteers, staff, board members, and above all our attendees for another great conference! Photos and attendance numbers coming soon.

2015 Post-IRC Portal
Includes presentation slides and exhibitor contact information

Recent Resources and News

2015 Information & Resource Conference Photos

2015 Spring Newsletter

Medi-Cal autism benefit started September 15, 2014 (Autism Deserves Equal Coverage website)

SFUSD Special Education Content Specialist and Supervisors List, 9/2014 [pdf]

RESOURCE: Referrals for Assessment Matrix

Disaster Preparedness Resources

SFUSD Town Hall Meeting on June 11: Initial Responses from SFUSD

Announcement: Staff Title Change from Community Resource Parents to Family Resource Specialists

2013 Annual Report [pdf]

SFCD Information Digests (biweekly list of community events, news, opportunities for input, and resources)

Support for Families strives to present families and professionals with a wide range of views and options in its materials and trainings. The materials and trainings are not necessarily comprehensive, are not meant to be exhaustive, nor are they an endorsement of the author and/or presenter. If you would like to offer feedback or if you know of additional resources, speakers and/or materials that may be helpful, please contact us at

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