Conference Agenda
Attendee Check-in, Breakfast, & Exhibitor Fair
8:30am – 9:45am

Welcome & Keynote
9:45am – 10:45am

Morning Workshops
11:00am – 12:30pm

Lunch & Exhibitor Fair
12:30pm – 2:00pm

Afternoon Workshops
2:00pm – 3:30pm

Conference Ends



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2017 Information & Resource Conference

Saturday, March 11th; 8:30am - 3:30pm
John O'Connell High School
2355 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94110

Our annual Information & Resource Conference is a unique opportunity for families of children with disabilities, concerns, or special health care needs and the professionals who work with them to gather and exchange their knowledge and experiences.


2016 Highlights:

  • Over 700 parents and professionals, exhibitors, workshop presenters and volunteers gathered to learn, network, and establish a network of service and support
  • We held 24 workshops on transition, special needs trusts and ABLE accounts, bullying, sexuality, navigating the health insurance maze, and more
  • 80+ organizations connected and shared what they have to offer our families in our dedicated exhibitor hall

Confirmed Exhibitors

A O Strategies
The Arc
Ask Now Advocacy Group
Autism Center of Northern California
Bay Area Association of Disabled Sailors (BAADS)   
Bar Association of San Francisco - SFUSD ADR Program   

Bay Area Feuerstein Collective
California Children's Services (CCS)

California State Council on
Developmental Disabilities

California Telephone Access Program

Canine Companions for Independence
Center for Independent Living

COMAAT (Changing One Mind At A Time)
Common Sense Special Education
Community Advisory Commitee(CAC)

on Special Education     
Community Alliance for Special Education
Community Program For Exceptional Children
ChitChat Therapy
Compass High School

Decoding Dyslexia

Environmental Traveling Companions
Family Development Center/Felton Institute

Family Voices of California
Galt Advocacy

Gateway Learning Group
Geek Club Books
Golden Gate Regional Center
Hamilton Relay
Hearing & Speech Center of Norther California
Iacopi Health Research
Independent Living Resource Center SF
Itani Dental
Kai Ming Head Start
KFS School
Kids Enjoy Exercise Now
Library for the Blind and Print Disabled, SF Public Library  

Lindamood Bell Learning Processes
Mental Health & Autism Insurance Project
Moving Forward Towards Independence
MySupport, Inc.
Northern California RDI Consortium
Oakes Children Center

Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy

Office of Developmental Primary Care
Parent Advisory Council

People With Disabilities Foundation
Pomeroy Recreation Center

Positive Pathways
Project Commotion
San Francisco Dept. of Public Health - Child Care Health Program     

San Francisco Dept. of Publich Health - LEGACY
San Francisco Little League--Challenger Division
San Francisco Mental Health Clients' Rights Advocates     
San Francisco Public Works - Curb Ramp Program
San Francisco Recreation and Parks
Special Needs Planning Group
The Laurel School
The Sequoia Village Schoolhouse
The Sturges Law Firm
The Urbatsch Law Firm
The Specialists Guild
Stanford Brain Development Project
Starfish Therapy
Steppin Out Dance Studio
Steps Therapy
Tollner Law Offices
Treehouse Tribe
UCSF Child Health Equity Collective
UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
UCSF School of Dentistry 

UOP Dental School SCOPE
Wu Yee Children's Services