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.


Special Events


Workshops & Clinics


Important Update

New Hours
Family Resource Center and Phone Line
Monday - Friday
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

36th Annual Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Half Marathon

Sunday, February 3, 2019, Golden Gate Park

The Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Half Marathon® is a runners’ favorite for its scenery and value. A fast and certified course through San Francisco’s scenic Golden Gate Park, the race has been selected as Road Race of the Year by the Road Runners Club of America several times.

The Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Half Marathon® 10K & 5K presented by Pamakid Runners raises funds to support San Francisco Bay Area community organizations including Support for Families!

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Family Access Day at the
Children’s Creativity Museum

Saturday, February 9th, 2019, 9:00 am - 12 Noon

Children’s Creativity Museum
221 4th St., San Francisco, CA 94103

Registration opens January 9th at 9:30 am

To register call 415-920-5040 or click the button.

Click here for the flyer in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

A Framework for Reading Interventions

Saturday, February 9th
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Presented by Beth Powell, participants will experience what it's like to have some common processing issues in reading and understand which skills they impact. They will learn how specific multi-sensory techniques help to develop the skills that contribute to becoming a successful reader. Finally, we will discuss resources that address each skill area for use at home or at school.

To register call 415-920-5040 or click the button.

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Family Access Day at
Aquarium of the Bay

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, 9:00 am - 11 am

Aquarium of the Bay
PIER 39 The Embarcadero &,
Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94133

Registration opens January 23rd at 9:30 am

To register call 415-920-5040 or click the button.

Click here for the flyer in English, Spanish and Chinese.

Save the Date: Information and Resource Conference, Saturday, April 13th, 2019.

Save the Date:
Information and Resource Conference

April 13, 2019
8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Location: John O’Connell High School

Transition To Adulthood Planning Sessions

Let us help you think and plan for your youth’s future with Transition to Adulthood Planning sessions. If your child is 12 years old or older with special needs and with primary pediatric care at UCSF Mt. Zion or SF General we can help! Call Jasmin Gauci, Family Health Liaison at 415-920-5040. Click here for more information.

For Parents

For Professionals

SFCD is seeking new board members!
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For SFCD information, support and services please contact the warm line at refer@supportforfamilies.org

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