Building a Stronger Bay Area Autism Community
Videos and links from the SFASA 2018 conference
See archives of our past conferences, 2014-2017.
Online and in-person groups.
Bay Area Autism Nonprofit Guide
We list dozens of nonprofits serving the Bay Area autism community.
Autism Adulthood Checklist
Our popular all-in-one-place guide to the myriad legal, financial, and planning steps parents need to consider as their autistic/DD children age into adulthood.
Civil Rights Project
Archive of our Recent Webinar: Q&A on Autism and Health Insurance
Executive Director, Mental Health and Autism Insurance Project. mhautism.org
Watch the recording (type in registration info): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/970021440681824268
Autism On Tap!
Sunday, April 7
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
@ O'Malleys Sports Pub
2135 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View
Join SFASA board members for a relaxed parents' night out. Food is on us, drinks are not hosted. Adult children 21+ are welcome to join. You can find us at the rear of the pub, by the stage.
No cost to register but please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are planning to attend so we can plan chairs and food ahead of time. Cheers!
March 23: Sensory Friendly—Wonder Park (PG)
AMC Theaters, usually 10am showtimes
SFASA Pool Parties to return this summer
2019 SFASA Summer Pool Parties at AnT Swim, San Jose: Sundays, 1- 4 pm. Registration coming in May. Event dates:
A family's autism dream goes up in smoke in Paradise
Read the blog, by Sue Swezey: here
Please donate to support fire victims
The remains of Arc of Butte County after the fire:
More from our blog
Where, oh where, were all the autistic children? By Sue Swezey
Three Strikes... and He's Out? What happens when the regular world has had enough of my son's autism. By Feda Almaliti
Summer 2018 Legislative Update. By Connie Boyar
Why you should pursue genetic testing for your autistic child. By Jill Escher and Denise Haas