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Local resources for families of children with disabilities in Marin County

Organization DescriptionWebsite / Contacts
Arnold AdvocacyArnold Advocacy provides support and advice for families with children with special needs to more effectively navigate the educational and IEP system.Colleen Arnold, M.S.
Novato, CA
Autistry StudiosPrevocational program that works with ASD youth 13 and older to promote independence through the use of individualized projects.Janet Lawson and Dan Swearingen
San Rafael, CA
Connected Child Speech TherapyConnected Child provides developmental and relationship based in-home and in-school speech therapy for neurodiverse children in north Marin County. Connected Child collaborates with preschools in north Marin providing consultation, training and support for teachers as well as push-in integrated playgroups for children with language, social-emotional and behavioral needs.Liz Weldon, MA, CCC-SLP
Novato, CA
Dedication to Special Education Parent ConnectionsAn online community for families, educators, and professionals. One of the events hosted is a monthly playtime Saturdays at Marindale’s accessible playground.www.bigtent.com/groups/dseconnects
San Rafael, CA
DIY Limited ConservatorshipAn online program with step-by-step video tutorials for setting up a limited conservatorship in California.www.diylimitedconservatorship.com
EmpowerEd Psychological ServicesEmpowerEd Psychological Services provides assessment, counseling, and consultation services for children and adolescents in the Bay Area. They also offer assessments for adults who are experiencing challenges in their vocational settings.Erin Crawford, M.A.
LEP #4341
San Rafael, CA
Executive Function SpecialistsThrough online executive function coaching, we guide middle, high school, and college students in overcoming procrastination, disorganization and anxiety by teaching time management, prioritization and communication skills so they feel motivated, prepared, and empowered.www.efspecialists.com
Flexible Learning Opportunities (FLO) FLO is a support group for parents of children with learning differences and offers educational programming and resources, including a speaker series.www.floparents.com
Ross Valley School District, CA
Jessica’s HavenA rescue and haven for dogs, with vocational and social opportunities for individuals with disabilities.jessicashaven.com/about-us/
San Rafael, CA
Law Office of Alexis LynchSpecializing in establishing conservatorships for individuals who require protection and care over their lifetime.Alexis Lynch
San Rafael, CA
Marin Center for Independent LivingProvides a wide variety of services to promote the independence of people with all types of disabilities and all ages. This includes a youth advocacy group, housing assistance, peer counseling, and benefits planning.www.marincil.org
San Rafael, CA
Matrix Parent Network and Resource CenterMatrix helps families learn how to obtain services and education for their child through collaborative work, trainings, and activities.Help Line: 800-578-2592
Novato, CA
Ready, Set, Go TherapyTherapist run occupation therapy (OT) center that provides assessment, treatment planning, onsite therapy, and consultation. readysetgotherapy.com
Mill Valley, CA
Social Learning WorksA wide variety of services provided privately, including social learning therapy, speech and language assessment and therapy, sibling workshops, and parent education.Gaye Roegiero
Corte Madera, CA
Tutor Corps Provides 1:1 academic tutoring, homeschooling support, and school staffing for 1:1 support. www.tutorcorps.com
Marin County, CA