In recognition of the recent tragedy affecting our local communities in Galveston County and throughout the state, the Arc of the Gulf Coast Board of Directors has postponed the Legislative Listening Hour scheduled for this evening, Tuesday, May 22. We are hopeful to reschedule in 4-6 weeks and will notify you as soon as possible.
FREE family event! A jam-packed morning filled with valuable information & resources you need to help your child, students or clients with disabilities. For ALL ages and ALL disabilities. Meet face-to-face with family support organizations, summer camp providers, specialized class providers, private school rep’s, therapy providers, advocates, non-profits, and MUCH MORE!
Chuck E. Cheese’s is proud to support families who have children with autism and other special needs. We offer a sensory-friendly experience on the first Sunday of every month at participating locations, opening our stores two hours before their normal opening time. Our Sensory Sensory events include a trained and caring staff that work to ensure each guest has a fun-filled visit. We realize that the Chuck E. experience can be very stimulating for any child, so our mission is to create an event that allows ALL kids to be a kid.
One-day special education law and advocacy programs focus on five areas:
special education law, rights and responsibilities
McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
tests and measurements to measure progress & regression
introduction to tactics & strategies for effective advocacy
Wrightslaw programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, educators, health care providers, advocates and attorneys who represent children with disabilities regarding special education. The program is not disability specific.