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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.

Support for Families'
Winter Events!

Holiday Ice Skating Party
at Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center

Saturday, December 17th; 5:30pm - 8:00pm


Registration for this event is full. Please call 415-920-5040 to be added to the waitlist.



Family Access Day at the Contemporary Jewish Museum
Sunday, December 11th
10am - 12pm

Registration for this event is full. Please call 415-920-5040 to be added to the waitlist.


Families of children with disabilities or other health-care needs and their friends are welcome to join us for an art-filled
day, including a multisensory gallery tour, art studio, musical performance, a clowning workshop, and a low-sensory Calming Corner room. Our early opening allows families to explore the Museum and have some quiet time.

Family Access Day is organized by The Contemporary Jewish Museum in partnership with Support for Families of Children with Disabilities, Jewish LearningWorks Special Needs Programs and Services Variety: Children’s Charity of Northern California and The Medical Clown Project

Recent Resources and News

Summer 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

For information and support for families and professionals, call
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