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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.


Upcoming Events at Support for Families:

2017 Information & Resource Conference

Saturday, March 11th; 8:30am - 3:30pm
John O'Connell High School
2355 Folsom St., SF

Register Now!

Childcare is extrememly limited, and is available first come first serve.

Click here for workshop info, confirmed exhibitors, and more!


Golden State Warriors
Special Needs Family Appreciation Night

Thursday, March 16th; 7:30pm

Eight lucky youth attendees (ages 18 & under with special needs) will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win either being on the court during the national anthem, in the "high-five" tunnel to greet players, or courtside during the pre-game shoot around!

Click here to buy tickets!

Support for Families of Children with Disabilities is offering tickets as a fundraiser, for the Warrior's official Special Needs Family Appreciation Night, so come join us in the fun!
Tickets are $115 each and all seats are in section 221 of Oracle Arena.



Movie Night!: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Friday, February 17th; 6:00pm

Join us as we turn our office into a sensory friendly cinema for children and families with disabilities.

Click here to register!


Family Access Day at
Aquarium of the Bay!

Saturday, February 25th
8:30am - 10:00am

Embarcadero at Beach Street

We have the aquarium to ourselves!
Families of children with disabilities are invited to visit Aquarium of the Bay to explore cool exhibits, meet new friends, and enjoy breakfast snacks!

For more information or to register, please contact or call us at

 Check our Facebook for photos of our
December 17th Holiday Ice Skaing Party!

Recent Resources and News

Winter 2016 Newsletter

Access to Adventure 2016 Photos

2016 Information & Resource Conference Portal - Download workshop slides and handouts, look at photos of the event, and more!

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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1663 Mission St., Suite 700, San Francisco, CA 94103

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